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"Porter Contract" Wooden Works Tall Clock

"Porter Contract" Wooden Works Tall Clock

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1164
Estimate:
$200 - $400

"Porter Contract" Wooden Works Tall Clock, attributed to Eli Terry and the Porter Contract, Connecticut, c. 1809, thirty-hour time and strike wood pull-up movement on a seating board with the More ...

18kt Gold Liverpool Hunter-case Pocket Watch

18kt Gold Liverpool Hunter-case Pocket Watch

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

18kt Gold Liverpool Hunter-case Pocket Watch, R. & G. Beesley, no. 23382, fully decorated case with engine-turned interior with a shield reading "P.L. Taylor," roman numeral enameled dial reading More ...

U.S. Navy No. 127 Waltham Watch Co. Eight-day Chronometer and Two Waltham Stock Certificates

U.S. Navy No. 127 Waltham Watch Co. Eight-day Chronometer and Two Waltham Stock Certificates

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$984$800

U.S. Navy No. 127 Waltham Watch Co. Eight-day Chronometer and Two Waltham Stock Certificates, no. 22122335, 2 1/4-in. arabic numeral silvered dial with seconds bit, down/up indicator, and marked More ...

Thomas Porthouse Ship's Chronometer for Captain Davis of the Philena

Thomas Porthouse Ship's Chronometer for Captain Davis of the Philena

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

Thomas Porthouse Ship's Chronometer for Captain Davis of the Philena, Charlestown, Massachusetts, and London, c. 1857, brass-bound case with maker's plaque reading "Thos. Porthouse/Chronometer More ...

E. Terry and Sons Eight-day Shelf Clock

E. Terry and Sons Eight-day Shelf Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$338$275

E. Terry and Sons Eight-day Shelf Clock, Plymouth, Connecticut, carved eagle splat over the glazed dial door, lower door with reverse-painted glass tablet, painted wood roman numeral dial with More ...

Rare Aaron Willard Jr. (1783-1864) Walnut Veneered Figure-eight Wall Regulator

Rare Aaron Willard Jr. (1783-1864) Walnut Veneered Figure-eight Wall Regulator

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Rare Aaron Willard Jr. (1783-1864) Walnut Veneered Figure-eight Wall Regulator, Boston, c. 1825, book-matched veneered hinged door with half-round moldings enclosing the dial aperture and lower More ...

18th Century Trepan Brace

18th Century Trepan Brace

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$1,046$850

18th Century Trepan Brace, iron body with faceted and scrolled legs, brass-mounted, delicately turned ebony handles terminating in a bit, lg. with bit 13 in. More ...

Two Large Drill Heads or Bits

Two Large Drill Heads or Bits

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1578
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Large Drill Heads or Bits, one used for Texas shale and the other for New York granite, ht. 15 in. More ...

Breviarium Cartusianum  , [edited by] Conventus Cartusianorum de Padua.

Breviarium Cartusianum , [edited by] Conventus Cartusianorum de Padua.

Auction:
3269B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Jul 23, 2019
Lot:
54
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Breviarium Cartusianum, [edited by] Conventus Cartusianorum de Padua. Venice: Andreas Torresanus, de Asula, 5 May [1491]. First edition of the Carthusian Breviary, 374 leaves of 376, lacking More ...

Tommy Simpson "Bits and Pieces" Side Table

Tommy Simpson "Bits and Pieces" Side Table

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
478
Sold for:
$800$650

Tommy Simpson "Bits and Pieces" Side Table, New Preston, Connecticut, 2016, wood and brass-nailed zinc, signed, ht. 30, dia. 29 in. More ...

Navajo Silver Headstall and Eagle Bit

Navajo Silver Headstall and Eagle Bit

Auction:
3243B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - May 18, 2019
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Navajo Silver Headstall and Eagle Bit, c. 1910, leather and silver decorated headstall, with the bit decorated with two flying eagles, two turquoise settings, and stamp decoration, size of bit 8 1/2 More ...

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925)      Bologna Fountain

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain

Auction:
3248B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 10, 2019
Lot:
321
Sold for:
$183,000$150,000

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856-1925) Bologna Fountain No visible signature, titled and dated to c. 1909 in the catalogue raisonné (see below), titled on an unattributed hand-written label More ...

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Document Signed, Ship's Register 1784.

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Document Signed, Ship's Register 1784.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1015
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Hancock, John (1737-1793) Document Signed, Ship's Register 1784. Printed typographical document, fulfilled by hand, registering the schooner Phoenix under the name of Joseph Lunt of Falmouth, with More ...

Putnam Family, Hand-painted Coat of Arms Attributed to John Coles Sr. (c. 1749-1809) or John Coles Jr. (1776-1854).

Putnam Family, Hand-painted Coat of Arms Attributed to John Coles Sr. (c. 1749-1809) or John Coles Jr. (1776-1854).

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1164
Sold for:
$185$150

Putnam Family, Hand-painted Coat of Arms Attributed to John Coles Sr. (c. 1749-1809) or John Coles Jr. (1776-1854). Folio-format laid paper sheet with full-color depiction in ink and colors of the More ...

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Labrador Falcon  , Plate CXCVI.

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Labrador Falcon , Plate CXCVI.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1225
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

Audubon, John James (1785-1851) Labrador Falcon, Plate CXCVI. [from] The Birds of America; from Original Drawings, London: by the Author, 1827-1838. Double-elephant folio, hand-colored engraving on More ...

British Royal Armorial English Enameled Metal Plate, Super Libros, Bookplate.

British Royal Armorial English Enameled Metal Plate, Super Libros, Bookplate.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1234
Unsold
 

British Royal Armorial English Enameled Metal Plate, Super Libros, Bookplate. Metal plate embossed with the Royal British arms within an oval, enameled in royal blue within the rectangular More ...

Europe. Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) Europa Recens Descripta a Guilielmo Blaeuw.

Europe. Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) Europa Recens Descripta a Guilielmo Blaeuw.

Auction:
3245T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 08, 2019
Lot:
1267
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Europe. Willem Blaeu (1571-1638) Europa Recens Descripta a Guilielmo Blaeuw. [Amsterdam: Blaeu, c. 1635]. Double-folio format hand-colored copper-plate engraving on laid paper, text in Latin on the More ...

Large Cast Iron Key

Large Cast Iron Key

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1275
Sold for:
$615$500

Large Cast Iron Key, America, 19th century, solid cast with straight shaft, stepped bit and bow handle, traces of yellow paint, may have originally been gilded, lg. 43 1/4 in. Provenance: Found More ...

Girard Perregaux & Co. "Shell Oil" Watch and Original Box

Girard Perregaux & Co. "Shell Oil" Watch and Original Box

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
19
Sold for:
$400$325

Girard Perregaux & Co. "Shell Oil" Watch and Original Box, skeletonized case with black roman numeral chapter ring and seconds bit, 7-jewel unadjusted movement with display back housed in its More ...

Unusual Hamilton Watch Co. "939" Hunter-case Watch for a Wisconsin Watchmaker

Unusual Hamilton Watch Co. "939" Hunter-case Watch for a Wisconsin Watchmaker

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
39
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual Hamilton Watch Co. "939" Hunter-case Watch for a Wisconsin Watchmaker, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, coin silver case with arabic numeral dial, sunk center and seconds bit, damascened 17-jewel, More ...

Hamilton Watch Co. "938" Sterling Silver Open-face Watch

Hamilton Watch Co. "938" Sterling Silver Open-face Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
43
Sold for:
$492$400

Hamilton Watch Co. "938" Sterling Silver Open-face Watch, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, arabic numeral dial with sunk center and seconds bit, screw-back case with tricolor engraved image of a deer, More ...

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
47
Sold for:
$215$175

Waltham "Vanguard" Open-face Watch, Waltham, Massachusetts, arabic numeral dial with outer minute track and center reading "Waltham Vanguard 23 Jewels," with sunk seconds bit, Geneva stripe More ...

Hamilton Model 22 Two-day Deck Chronometer

Hamilton Model 22 Two-day Deck Chronometer

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$738$600

Hamilton Model 22 Two-day Deck Chronometer, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 2 1/4-in. matte silver arabic dial marked "Hamilton Lancaster, PA., U.S.A.," with up/down sector and seconds bit, screw-back case More ...

Patek Philippe & Co. Reference 2824 18kt Gold Calatrava Wristwatch

Patek Philippe & Co. Reference 2824 18kt Gold Calatrava Wristwatch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
145
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

Patek Philippe & Co. Reference 2824 18kt Gold Calatrava Wristwatch, silver-tone or white dial with applied stick indices, pencil-style hands, seconds bit, signed crown, manual-wind, caliber 10-200, More ...

Benjamin Willard No. 295 Mahogany Tall Clock

Benjamin Willard No. 295 Mahogany Tall Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
188
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Benjamin Willard No. 295 Mahogany Tall Clock, Grafton, Massachusetts, c. 1795, scroll-top case with freestanding turned columns flanking the roman numeral painted iron dial with moon phase in arch, More ...

Boston Clock Co. "Crosby Steam Gauge" Clock

Boston Clock Co. "Crosby Steam Gauge" Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$461$375

Boston Clock Co. "Crosby Steam Gauge" Clock, 6-in. silvered brass dial marked "Crosby Steam Gage & Valve Co. Boston, Mass." with seconds bit and scratched-out "W.H. Stratton," movement plate marked More ...

English Quarter-hour Chiming Tall Clock

English Quarter-hour Chiming Tall Clock

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

English Quarter-hour Chiming Tall Clock, carved swan's neck hood with freestanding fluted tapered columns flanking the composite brass dial with moon phase in arch, applied silvered chapter ring, More ...

Bronze Horse Bit

Bronze Horse Bit

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$738$600

Bronze Horse Bit, Luristan, possibly 7th to 9th century, rigid mouthpiece with curled ends, the cheek pieces in the form of horses, with attachment loops, lg. 5 3/4 in. More ...

Apollo 17, Harrison Schmitt Mounting the Lunar Roving Vehicle, December 1972.

Apollo 17, Harrison Schmitt Mounting the Lunar Roving Vehicle, December 1972.

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1314
Sold for:
$123$100

Apollo 17, Harrison Schmitt Mounting the Lunar Roving Vehicle, December 1972. Color 8 x 10 in. photograph, red lettering on recto: AS17-134-20454, "A Kodak Paper" on verso; according to Schmitt, More ...

Twenty-six Woodworking Hand Drills

Twenty-six Woodworking Hand Drills

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1494
Sold for:
$49$40

Twenty-six Woodworking Hand Drills, bit braces and Schroeder hand drills. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online More ...