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Silver Consular Case Massey Lever Watch by George Esplin

Silver Consular Case Massey Lever Watch by George Esplin

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
455
Sold for:
$119$100

Silver Consular Case Massey Lever Watch by George Esplin, Wigan, serial #542, hallmarked 1863, full plate movement with sunk balance, marked Improved Detached Lever by George Esplin, Wigan, balance More ...

Brass Grande Sonnerie Table Clock by Joseph Rose & Son

Brass Grande Sonnerie Table Clock by Joseph Rose & Son

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
670
Sold for:
$5,036$4,250

Brass Grande Sonnerie Table Clock by Joseph Rose & Son, London, probably last quarter 19th century, engraved hexagonal dial plate with applied chapter ring and Roman numerals, pierced steel hands, More ...

Antique 18kt Gold, Enamel, and Patinated Steel Opera Glasses, Tiffany & Co.

Antique 18kt Gold, Enamel, and Patinated Steel Opera Glasses, Tiffany & Co.

Auction:
2496
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Mar 16, 2010
Lot:
625
Sold for:
$13,035$11,000

Antique 18kt Gold, Enamel, and Patinated Steel Opera Glasses, Tiffany & Co., the red guilloche enamel barrels with chased and engraved scrolling foliate and floral overlay, patinated steel frame, More ...

Three Replica Brass Miniature Cannons

Three Replica Brass Miniature Cannons

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$119$100

Three Replica Brass Miniature Cannons, including a matched pair with decoratively cast 11 in. barrels, wooden carriage and spoked wheels, ht. 6; the last a 5 3/4 in. barrel with steel clad wooden More ...

Brass Flare Gun by Wolselley

Brass Flare Gun by Wolselley

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$237$200

Brass Flare Gun by Wolselley, marked 1918, 1 in. dia. barrel with flared muzzle, brass trigger guard and breech marked Wolselley 1918, bone handles and steel trigger, lg. 10 in. More ...

Demonstration Model of Chronometer Detent Escapement

Demonstration Model of Chronometer Detent Escapement

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
61
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

Demonstration Model of Chronometer Detent Escapement, 20th century, the fusee movement with oversize bi-metallic compensation balance, brass adjustment screws and weights, steel table roller fitted More ...

Screw-Barrel Microscope

Screw-Barrel Microscope

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
498
Sold for:
$1,500$1,500

Screw-Barrel Microscope, 18th century, of lacquered brass, with steel spring and detachable bone handle, closed lg. approx. 2 1/8 in., (chip on eyepiece lens and small dent in lens mount); a turned More ...

Pair of All-Steel Pocket Pistols

Pair of All-Steel Pocket Pistols

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
531
Sold for:
$2,600$2,600

Pair of All-Steel Pocket Pistols, Liege, Belgium, c. 1800, with 1 1/4-inch screw-off barrels, engraved on frames, bulbous grips and sliding trigger-guard safety. Provenance: Collection of Allan More ...

All-Steel Flintlock Pocket Pistol by Segallis

All-Steel Flintlock Pocket Pistol by Segallis

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
532
Sold for:
$750$750

All-Steel Flintlock Pocket Pistol by Segallis, London, c. 1795, engraved Segallis, London, sliding trigger guard safety, 1 3/8 in. screw-off barrel. Provenance: Collection of Allan Klein, More ...

All-Steel Pocket Flintlock Pistol

All-Steel Pocket Flintlock Pistol

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
533
Sold for:
$750$750

All-Steel Pocket Flintlock Pistol, c. 1790, 1 1/2-inch screw-off barrel, sliding trigger safety guard, and foliate scroll engravings on both sides, canon barrel marked London. Provenance: More ...

Rare Pair of Miquelet Lock Pistols

Rare Pair of Miquelet Lock Pistols

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
535
Sold for:
$9,000$9,000

Rare Pair of Miquelet Lock Pistols, c. 1750, Spanish or Neapolitan, with 5-inch two stage barrel, octagonal at breach, ring hammers, engraved locks, one marked Pacifico, full walnut stocks with More ...

Pair of All-Steel Pistols by T. Murdoch

Pair of All-Steel Pistols by T. Murdoch

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
545
Sold for:
$15,000$15,000

Pair of All-Steel Pistols by T. Murdoch, Leith, Scotland, c. 1770, engraved on frame T. Murdoch, with lobe-shaped butts, flared barrels, ball-shaped button triggers, blank escutcheon plates, belt More ...

All-Steel Double Barrel Flintlock Pistol by Seglas

All-Steel Double Barrel Flintlock Pistol by Seglas

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
546
Sold for:
$2,100$2,100

All-Steel Double Barrel Flintlock Pistol by Seglas, c. 1790, engraved Seglas on one side and London on the other, with 1 3/8-inch screw-off canon barrel, double hammer and trigger, sliding trigger More ...

Scarce American Triple Barrel Pepperbox Percussion Pistol

Scarce American Triple Barrel Pepperbox Percussion Pistol

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
560
Sold for:
$850$850

Scarce American Triple Barrel Pepperbox Percussion Pistol, c. 1856, by Manhattan MFG Co., with 3-inch barrel marked cast steel and numbered 5. Provenance: Collection of Allan Klein. More ...

Double Barrel All-Steel Flintlock Pistol by Lazoro / Lazarino

Double Barrel All-Steel Flintlock Pistol by Lazoro / Lazarino

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
579
Sold for:
$2,800$2,800

Double Barrel All-Steel Flintlock Pistol by Lazoro / Lazarino, c. 1790, with Liege proof marks, double screw-off canon barrels, double triggers and hammers, sliding trigger guard safety, signed More ...

Buddy "L" Red-painted Steel Ladder Truck and a Metal Cabriole Cannon

Buddy "L" Red-painted Steel Ladder Truck and a Metal Cabriole Cannon

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
1476
Sold for:
$475$475

Buddy "L" Red-painted Steel Ladder Truck and a Metal Cabriole Cannon, 1920s-30s, with open cab, decals and disc wheels, lg. 24 1/2, (paint scratched, missing some ladders, in need of a new cord to More ...

Sailor-made Inlaid Wooden Mackerel Splitter

Sailor-made Inlaid Wooden Mackerel Splitter

Auction:
2412
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 08, 2008
Lot:
280
Sold for:
$267$225

Sailor-made Inlaid Wooden Mackerel Splitter, 19th century, the shaft inlaid with steel mackerel figure and inscribed with the initials "TC," including stand, lg. 8 1/4 in. Note: When fishing More ...

Turkish Musket

Turkish Musket

Auction:
2406
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 26, 2008
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$711$600

Turkish Musket, 18th/19th century, watered steel barrel, signed on a brass cartouche, 1-inch bone hardwood stock with brass mounts, Miquelet lock, lg. 50 in. More ...

Repeating Flintlock Pistol by Grice

Repeating Flintlock Pistol by Grice

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
457
Sold for:
$38,188$32,500

Repeating Flintlock Pistol by Grice, London, 1740-70, steel lock with brass housing, brass cannon barrel, finely engraved burlwood stocks with a silver butt, surface inlaid with silver and a ducal More ...

Boot Jack Pistol

Boot Jack Pistol

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
465
Sold for:
$411$350

Boot Jack Pistol, 50 caliber, barrel labeled "Bruce and Davis," cast steel, half octagonal to round at the muzzle, percussion lock engraved with a hunt scene and scrolling, barrel lg. 9 3/4 in. More ...

Michel Marcu Automaton of a Jester Serenading the Full Moon

Michel Marcu Automaton of a Jester Serenading the Full Moon

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
621
Sold for:
$2,585$2,200

Michel Marcu Automaton of a Jester Serenading the Full Moon, signed on moon and mechanism Marcu, Paris, the jester guitarist with bisque head, open smiling mouth, blue glass eyes, orange wig and More ...

Gurley Surveyor's Outfit

Gurley Surveyor's Outfit

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
131
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

Gurley Surveyor's Outfit, comprising a brass vernier compass by W. & L.E. Gurley, Troy, New York, with silvered 6-inch dial, fleur-de-lis at North, blued-steel needle with agate hub and threaded More ...

Rare Musical Clock Automaton of a Papal Procession

Rare Musical Clock Automaton of a Papal Procession

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
387
Unsold
 

Rare Musical Clock Automaton of a Papal Procession, probably by Tarin, with 4-inch enamelled Roman dial, steel hands and ormolu bezel, two-train clock movement striking on gong and releasing the More ...

Percussion Rifle

Percussion Rifle

Auction:
2298
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 20, 2005
Lot:
86
Sold for:
$88$75

Percussion Rifle, walnut half stock with checkered grip, engraved brass trigger guard and mounts, steel lock plate marked "W.A. Holland/Boston", round barrel stamped with crossed swords, barrel lg. More ...

Purdey Cased Percussion Double-Barrel Pistol

Purdey Cased Percussion Double-Barrel Pistol

Auction:
2298
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 20, 2005
Lot:
129A
Sold for:
$4,406$3,750

Purdey Cased Percussion Double-Barrel Pistol London, second quarter 19th century, 8-inch Damascus steel barrels, top rail engraved "J. Purdey Princes Street Leicester Square London", checkered More ...

Adams Patent 1851 Five-shot Percussion Revolver

Adams Patent 1851 Five-shot Percussion Revolver

Auction:
2298
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 20, 2005
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$823$700

Adams Patent 1851 Five-shot Percussion Revolver, Belgium or France, 1851-1853, octagonal sighted barrel, engraved on top flat "Manuf'd by Ancion & Cie, Liege, Licenced by Deane, Adams and Deane, More ...

Continental Flintlock Pistol

Continental Flintlock Pistol

Auction:
2298
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 20, 2005
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$705$600

Continental Flintlock Pistol, carved walnut stock with brass mounts, butt, and trigger guard, steel lock and half octagonal barrel, markings illegible, (lock possibly replaced). More ...

Ottoman Musket

Ottoman Musket

Auction:
2292
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Apr 02, 2005
Lot:
367
Sold for:
$823$700

Ottoman Musket, 19th century, silver inlaid miquelet lock, canon muzzled watered steel barrel, stock inlaid with mother-of-pearl and brass, (loss), lg. 51 More ...

Percussion Lock Pistol

Percussion Lock Pistol

Auction:
2255
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 07, 2004
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$235$200

Percussion Lock Pistol, late 19th century, the pistol with steel octagonal barrel, hammer, lockplate and trigger guard with scrolled foliate engraving, the lockplate engraved "CONWAY" and More ...

Brass Lantern Clock

Brass Lantern Clock

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
91
Sold for:
$353$300

Brass Lantern Clock, 19th century, with foliate engraved face, Roman chapter ring, pierced steel hands, going-barrel movement stamped R & C, No. 167942, and bell in pierced gallery with finial, on More ...