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Scultetus, Bartholomeus (1540-1614) Gnomice de Solariis, sive Doctrina Practica Tertiae Partis Astronomiae.

Scultetus, Bartholomeus (1540-1614) Gnomice de Solariis, sive Doctrina Practica Tertiae Partis Astronomiae.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
207
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Scultetus, Bartholomeus (1540-1614) Gnomice de Solariis, sive Doctrina Practica Tertiae Partis Astronomiae. Gorlitz: Matthias Menius, Ambrosius Fritsch, 1672. First edition, folio, title page More ...

Waterbury Octagonal Gallery Clock

Waterbury Octagonal Gallery Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1417
Sold for:
$74$60

Waterbury Octagonal Gallery Clock, octagonal oak case, 12-in. painted zinc roman numeral dial, eight-day, time-only lever-escapement movement, dia. 16 in. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments More ...

Jerome Thirty-hour Gallery Clock

Jerome Thirty-hour Gallery Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1418
Sold for:
$62$50

Jerome Thirty-hour Gallery Clock, round case with faux shagreen covering, 6-in. painted zinc dial, thirty-hour time-only lever-escapement movement, dia. 9 in. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

Group of Clock Parts

Group of Clock Parts

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1532
Sold for:
$400$325

Group of Clock Parts, including wooden clock movements, ogee movements, clock dials, and weights. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...

Ingraham Double-dial Calendar Clock

Ingraham Double-dial Calendar Clock

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1557
Sold for:
$431$350

Ingraham Double-dial Calendar Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, grain-painted upper and lower doors, paper roman numeral dial with day of the week, lower paper calendar dial with month and day of the More ...

Unusual Janet Taylor & Co. Ship's Binnacle

Unusual Janet Taylor & Co. Ship's Binnacle

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Unusual Janet Taylor & Co. Ship's Binnacle, London, 19th century, hexagonal pyramid-shaped brass and glass cover enclosing the painted dry card compass with fleur-de-lis representing north and More ...

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1077
Sold for:
$209$170

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant, Negus, New York, patinated pierced frame with brass and inset silver scale reading 0-120, and engraved "Negus New York," index arm with vernier scale 0-20, and More ...

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1386
Unsold
 

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant, Negus, New York, patinated pierced frame with brass and inset silver scale reading 0-120, and engraved "Negus New York," index arm with vernier scale 0-20, and More ...

Elliot Bros. Brass Surveying Instrument

Elliot Bros. Brass Surveying Instrument

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1156
Sold for:
$123$100

Elliot Bros. Brass Surveying Instrument, no. 3, London, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered vertical rotating scale with movable perpendicular eyepiece, dual magnifiers, horizontal scale divided in four More ...

Elliot Bros. Brass Surveying Instrument

Elliot Bros. Brass Surveying Instrument

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1016
Unsold
 

Elliot Bros. Brass Surveying Instrument, no. 3, London, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered vertical rotating scale with movable perpendicular eyepiece, dual magnifiers, horizontal scale divided in four More ...

William Bond & Sons Mahogany Astronomical Floor Regulator No. 152

William Bond & Sons Mahogany Astronomical Floor Regulator No. 152

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

William Bond & Sons Mahogany Astronomical Floor Regulator No. 152, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1860, the turned and segmented wooden bezel opens to the 11 1/2-in. silvered brass dial with outer More ...

Spencer Browning & Rust 10-inch Brass Bridge Sextant

Spencer Browning & Rust 10-inch Brass Bridge Sextant

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
344
Unsold
 

Spencer Browning & Rust 10-inch Brass Bridge Sextant, London, 19th century, the pierced frame with an upper bridge, silvered scale from 0-140 and marked Spencer Browning & Rust, London, sliding More ...

16-inch Radius Rosewood Octant

16-inch Radius Rosewood Octant

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
971
Sold for:
$584$475

16-inch Radius Rosewood Octant, the index arm terminating in brass with lock-down knob, ivory scale marked 0-90, sighting pinnula, mirrors, and colored filters, maker's boss or plaque illegible, all More ...

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
971A
Sold for:
$369$300

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant, H. Duren, New York, 19th century, engraved ivory scale reading 0-100, brass index arm with thumbscrew lock down, vernier from 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror More ...

G. Heath 8-inch Brass Sextant

G. Heath 8-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
972
Sold for:
$154$125

G. Heath 8-inch Brass Sextant, Erith, Kent, c. 1855, pierced frame with inset silvered scale marked 0-120 and marked Heath Erith, Kent, index arm with fine adjustment knob, vernier scale and More ...

Nineteen Microscope, Telescope, and Surveying Instrument Boxes

Nineteen Microscope, Telescope, and Surveying Instrument Boxes

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
208
Sold for:
$400$325

Nineteen Microscope, Telescope, and Surveying Instrument Boxes, some boxes containing miscellaneous parts. More ...

Cased Pocket Sextant and Three Other Surveying Instruments

Cased Pocket Sextant and Three Other Surveying Instruments

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
660
Sold for:
$215$175

Cased Pocket Sextant and Three Other Surveying Instruments, 20th century, an anodized brass pocket sextant with cover reading "Warren-Knight Philadelphia U.S. Engineer Dept. 1918," with leather More ...

Seaman's Quadrant

Seaman's Quadrant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1024
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

Seaman's Quadrant, 17th century, the triangular wood body with arched bottom engraved with arcs and scales, the reverse side with circular brass plate engraved with depictions of constellations, ht. More ...

Cary Reflecting Sector and Plotting Instrument

Cary Reflecting Sector and Plotting Instrument

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$523$425

Cary Reflecting Sector and Plotting Instrument, London, mid-19th century, lacquered brass instrument with protractor scale engraved 0-130 and marked "Cary London," sighting pinnula and half-silvered More ...

Cary Brass Plotting Compass

Cary Brass Plotting Compass

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1039
Sold for:
$554$450

Cary Brass Plotting Compass, London, 19th century, 9 1/4-in. dia. geared circle with thumbscrew vernier adjustment and calibrated scale 0-360 degrees, engraved on the rotating cross frame "Cary More ...

J.C. Sinclair 9-inch Brass Bridge Sextant

J.C. Sinclair 9-inch Brass Bridge Sextant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1121
Sold for:
$369$300

J.C. Sinclair 9-inch Brass Bridge Sextant, Troughton, London, late 19th century, pierced frame with an upper bridge, silvered scale from 0-140 and marked "Troughton London," sliding index arm with More ...

15-inch Ebony Octant

15-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1121A
Sold for:
$431$350

15-inch Ebony Octant, 19th century, with ivory scale calibrated 0-90, brass index arm, locking thumbscrew, and ivory vernier reading 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror magnifier, sun shades, unmarked More ...

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1122
Unsold
 

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant, Negus, New York, patinated pierced frame with brass and inset silver scale reading 0-120, and engraved "Negus New York," index arm with vernier scale 0-20, and More ...

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1122A
Sold for:
$400$325

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant, H. Duren, New York, 19th century, engraved ivory scale reading 0-100, brass index arm with thumbscrew lock down, vernier from 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror More ...

E. & C.W. Blunt 8-inch Brass Octant

E. & C.W. Blunt 8-inch Brass Octant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1123
Sold for:
$677$550

E. & C.W. Blunt 8-inch Brass Octant, New York, 19th century, inset silvered scale calculated 0-105, index arm with vernier, lock-down screw and magnifier, 3-in. sighting scope, horizon mirror, sun More ...

E. & G.W. Blunt 11-inch Ebony Octant

E. & G.W. Blunt 11-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1123A
Sold for:
$431$350

E. & G.W. Blunt 11-inch Ebony Octant, New York, 19th century, engraved ivory scale reading 0-110, brass index arm with thumbscrew lock down, vernier from 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror magnifier, More ...

Elliot Bros. Brass Surveying Instrument

Elliot Bros. Brass Surveying Instrument

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1231
Unsold
 

Elliot Bros. Brass Surveying Instrument, no. 3, London, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered vertical rotating scale with movable perpendicular eyepiece, dual magnifiers, horizontal scale divided in four More ...

Henry Bryant Celestial Indicator

Henry Bryant Celestial Indicator

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
296
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Henry Bryant Celestial Indicator, Hartford, Connecticut, c. 1872, the dual indicator showing armillary and orrery models with the brass sun centering the adjustable wooden known planets, revolving More ...

Carpenter & Westley Astronomical Slides

Carpenter & Westley Astronomical Slides

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$400$325

Carpenter & Westley Astronomical Slides, 24 Regent St., London, 19th century, no. 1, 2, and 3, mahogany frames with printed maker's label reading Moveable Astronomical Slides, geared brass More ...

18th Century Brass Cased Alidade or Patent Plane

18th Century Brass Cased Alidade or Patent Plane

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

18th Century Brass Cased Alidade or Patent Plane, France, black-enameled brass instrument with removable outer case, single-draw eyepiece at one end, 45 degree rectangular glass viewing port at the More ...