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Belgian Slate Portico Clock

Belgian Slate Portico Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1465
Sold for:
$234$190

Belgian Slate Portico Clock, c. 1850, ormolu-decorated case with acanthus leaf-decorated bezel, 4-in. roman numeral brass dial with an eight-day time and count-wheel strike movement, with pressed More ...

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1466
Unsold
 

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass, 9 3/4-in. dia. brass ring calibrated in four quadrants, wet compass (now dry) mounted to a brass gimbal and housed in a later copper drum, overall dia. 13 in. More ...

2 1/2-inch Tabletop or Library Presentation Telescope and Book

2 1/2-inch Tabletop or Library Presentation Telescope and Book

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1467
Sold for:
$492$400

2 1/2-inch Tabletop or Library Presentation Telescope and Book, New York, 1853, lacquered-brass instrument with rack-and-pinion focusing with engraved presentation on the 22-in. main tube reading More ...

Inlaid Mahogany Veneered Twelve-air Cylinder Musical Box

Inlaid Mahogany Veneered Twelve-air Cylinder Musical Box

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1468
Sold for:
$461$375

Inlaid Mahogany Veneered Twelve-air Cylinder Musical Box, 13-in. brass cylinder with single comb, flywheel, start/stop and change/repeat switches, partial label on underside of lid, case wd. 22 More ...

New Haven Carriage Clock

New Haven Carriage Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1474
Sold for:
$123$100

New Haven Carriage Clock, Connecticut, brass and beveled glass case with top carrying handle, enameled roman numeral dial marked with company name and location and "Eight Day Strike," key-wind More ...

Dennis's Patent 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant

Dennis's Patent 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1475
Sold for:
$277$225

Dennis's Patent 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant, pierced frame with index arm, silvered scale and marked as above, housed in its fitted mahogany case with accessories. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

Two 19th Century Sextants

Two 19th Century Sextants

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1476
Sold for:
$369$300

Two 19th Century Sextants, a 14-in. with name plaque reading "Wilkinson & Sons/London" and an 11-in. marked "Spencer/Barrett & Co.," both with ebony frames and brass index arms. Clocks, Watches & More ...

6-inch Brass Sextant

6-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1477
Unsold
 

6-inch Brass Sextant, index arm (damage) with magnifier and fine adjustment (damage), silvered scale, and sunshades. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Three Brass-cased Ship's Clocks and a Barometer

Three Brass-cased Ship's Clocks and a Barometer

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1479
Sold for:
$277$225

Three Brass-cased Ship's Clocks and a Barometer, 6-in. dia. Seth Thomas with silvered dial and paper label on rear reading in part "Eight-day Lever Seth Thomas"; an associated 6-in. dia. Schatz More ...

Two 5-inch Cased Gimbaled Ship's Compasses

Two 5-inch Cased Gimbaled Ship's Compasses

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1480
Sold for:
$185$150

Two 5-inch Cased Gimbaled Ship's Compasses, one marked "Polaris" in an anodized brass case and housed in a mahogany box, and one unmarked. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Navy BU Mark I Ship's Binnacle

Navy BU Mark I Ship's Binnacle

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1481
Sold for:
$861$700

Navy BU Mark I Ship's Binnacle, Elkhart, Indiana, 1942, brass hood with hinged viewing window, side lamp marked "R.C. Murray & Son/Glasgow," 8-in. fully-gimbaled wet-card compass marked as above, More ...

Small Brass Ship's Telegraph

Small Brass Ship's Telegraph

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1482
Sold for:
$308$250

Small Brass Ship's Telegraph, black dual dials reading "Chadburns Liverpool & London," ht. 18 in. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1484
Unsold
 

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass, unmarked, housed in a later box. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

William Ashmore Engraved Spyglass

William Ashmore Engraved Spyglass

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1486
Sold for:
$338$275

William Ashmore Engraved Spyglass, London, 19th century, single-draw mahogany and brass scope, lg. 21 in. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Five Early Medical Instruments

Five Early Medical Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1506
Sold for:
$135$110

Five Early Medical Instruments, bone saw with crosshatched ebony handle, saw marked "Tiemann & Co." (lacking blade); single-edged blade with brass ferrule; spring-loaded toothed pliers marked "W. More ...

Four Brass Endoscopes

Four Brass Endoscopes

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1509
Sold for:
$62$50

Four Brass Endoscopes, first quarter 20th century, three marked "Pilling Phila. U.S.A." Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Pennsylvania Walnut Tall Clock

Pennsylvania Walnut Tall Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1519
Sold for:
$615$500

Pennsylvania Walnut Tall Clock, Samuel Hill, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1790, flat-top molded case with freestanding turned columns flanking the painted iron dial marked "S. Hill Harrisburg" with More ...

French Rosewood Veneered Mercury Wheel Barometer

French Rosewood Veneered Mercury Wheel Barometer

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1521
Unsold
 

French Rosewood Veneered Mercury Wheel Barometer, with inset thermometer in the throat, embossed brass dial surround and porcelain dial under the convex colorless glass cover, terminating in a small More ...

Miniature Time and Alarm Steeple Clock

Miniature Time and Alarm Steeple Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1526
Sold for:
$62$50

Miniature Time and Alarm Steeple Clock, Connecticut, sharp gothic case, painted zinc roman numeral dial, center-mounted brass alarm ring, spring-powered time and alarm movement regulated by a More ...

Black Forest Wag on the Wall Clock

Black Forest Wag on the Wall Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1531
Sold for:
$62$50

Black Forest Wag on the Wall Clock, Germany, floral-decorated painted wood dial, one-day brass and wood time and strike movement powered by two brass-cased weights and regulated by a pendulum, dial More ...

M.F. DeSouza Value Steam Pump Patent Model

M.F. DeSouza Value Steam Pump Patent Model

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1533
Unsold
 

M.F. DeSouza Value Steam Pump Patent Model, 10-in. long black-painted brass housing with original paper patent reading "no. 225,545 1880" and marked as above. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

U.S. Army Signal Four-draw Telescope

U.S. Army Signal Four-draw Telescope

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1540
Sold for:
$246$200

U.S. Army Signal Four-draw Telescope, Bardou & Son, Paris, leather-wrapped and brass main barrel, with sliding sunshade, engraved as above on ocular draw, lg. closed 10 in. Clocks, Watches & More ...

New England Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

New England Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1545
Sold for:
$3,567$2,900

New England Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, c. 1805, the mahogany case with painted arabic roman numeral dial within a brass bezel, reverse-painted glasses, the lower with geometric pattern in More ...

Singing Bird Automaton

Singing Bird Automaton

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1547
Sold for:
$738$600

Singing Bird Automaton, the brass case with repousse decoration, single bird with black and brown plumage on a limb with cloth flowers, clockwork mechanism activates tail, head, and beak, ht. 11 More ...

Two Inlaid Mahogany Veneered Bracket Clocks

Two Inlaid Mahogany Veneered Bracket Clocks

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1551
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Inlaid Mahogany Veneered Bracket Clocks, brass-inlaid stepped-top case with central finial and 5-in. arabic numeral dial, and a beehive-shaped clock with string inlay and a silvered roman More ...

French Carriage Clock with Alarm

French Carriage Clock with Alarm

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1552
Unsold
 

French Carriage Clock with Alarm, beveled glass and brass case enclosing the roman numeral porcelain dial with subsidiary alarm, eight-day time and half-hour strike platform-escapement movement, ht. More ...

Christian Becker Inc. Balance Scale

Christian Becker Inc. Balance Scale

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1554
Unsold
 

Christian Becker Inc. Balance Scale, New York, with lacquered-brass pillar, calibrated scale with maker's name, graduated balance with two pans, thumbscrew lock, drawer, and glass cabinet, wd. 16 More ...

National Cash Register Co. Wooden Cash Register

National Cash Register Co. Wooden Cash Register

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1555
Sold for:
$185$150

National Cash Register Co. Wooden Cash Register, Dayton, Ohio, hinged birch case with gilt paper read-out aperture, single drawer with coin slots, and brass plaque reading as above, dp. 19, wd. 17 More ...

English Thirty-hour Movement and Dial by Noble

English Thirty-hour Movement and Dial by Noble

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1567
Sold for:
$338$275

English Thirty-hour Movement and Dial by Noble, Peterborough, England, engraved square brass dial marked "Noble, Peterborough," thirty-hour time and strike pull-up movement powered by a single cast More ...

Schatz Ship's Bell and Belgian Slate Mantel Clock

Schatz Ship's Bell and Belgian Slate Mantel Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1568
Sold for:
$123$100

Schatz Ship's Bell and Belgian Slate Mantel Clock, Schatz "Royal Mariner" wall clock in a brass case with ship's wheel trim, eight-day time and ship's bell strike movement, and a French black slate More ...