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Seth Thomas "Mayflower" Ship's Bell Mantel Clock

Seth Thomas "Mayflower" Ship's Bell Mantel Clock

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1013
Sold for:
$135$110

Seth Thomas "Mayflower" Ship's Bell Mantel Clock, Thomaston, Connecticut, cast brass case with screw bezel, eight-day time and ship's-bell strike movement, all on a mahogany base, ht. 9 in. More ...

Brass Pocket Sextant

Brass Pocket Sextant

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1047
Unsold
 

Brass Pocket Sextant, lacquered brass 3-in. dia. instrument with silvered scale and vernier, magnifier, index, and horizon mirror, housed in a rope-edged case. More ...

French Enameled Brass Sedan Chair and Carriage-form Cigarette and Match Holder

French Enameled Brass Sedan Chair and Carriage-form Cigarette and Match Holder

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1075
Sold for:
$677$550

French Enameled Brass Sedan Chair and Carriage-form Cigarette and Match Holder, 19th/20th century, lg. to 10 in. More ...

Seven Wood and Metal Items

Seven Wood and Metal Items

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1244
Sold for:
$135$110

Seven Wood and Metal Items, four stenciled fancy chairs, a rosewood polescreen, a repousse brass box, and a brass umbrella stand. More ...

Christian Becker Analytical Balance

Christian Becker Analytical Balance

Auction:
3300T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 16, 2019
Lot:
1411
Unsold
 

Christian Becker Analytical Balance, New York, lacquered brass center column, knife-edge balance bracket, fine adjustment knobs, housed in a mahogany and glazed case with lower drawer, case ht. 19 More ...

New England Wood-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

New England Wood-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
216
Unsold
 

New England Wood-front Patent Timepiece or "Banjo" Clock, attributed to the Concord Massachusetts area, c. 1825-30, stained cherry case with roman numeral painted iron dial with red dot outer minute More ...

W. Lister & Sons Ebonized Eight-bell Quarter-hour Bracket Clock

W. Lister & Sons Ebonized Eight-bell Quarter-hour Bracket Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

W. Lister & Sons Ebonized Eight-bell Quarter-hour Bracket Clock, New Castle on Tyne, ormolu-mounted ebonized case with pierced side sound frets and large bail handles, composite brass dial with More ...

Robert Ward Musical Bracket Clock

Robert Ward Musical Bracket Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
271
Unsold
 

Robert Ward Musical Bracket Clock, London, c. 1790, composite brass dial with applied silvered roman numeral chapter ring, maker's boss, and tune selector subsidiary dial, matted center, false More ...

Paul Perret No. 61 Hairspring Vibrator and Other Tools

Paul Perret No. 61 Hairspring Vibrator and Other Tools

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$431$350

Paul Perret No. 61 Hairspring Vibrator and Other Tools, cast brass base engraved in part "No. 61/Brevete/S.G.D.G/Chaux-de-Fonds," in its original fitted box, a boxed poising tool stamped "Made in More ...

Three Sets of W. & L.E. Gurley Meter Chains

Three Sets of W. & L.E. Gurley Meter Chains

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
300
Sold for:
$554$450

Three Sets of W. & L.E. Gurley Meter Chains, two no. 12 and a no. 8 steel or iron chain, brass handles marked with maker, and brass figure-eight tallies. Provenance: William H. Skerritt. More ...

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
301
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Oscar Hanks Circumferentor, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved brass dial marked "O. Hanks/Troy, N.Y./Patent," single vernier, compass ring with two inset spirit levels, locking More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Engineer's Chains

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Engineer's Chains

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
303
Sold for:
$215$175

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Engineer's Chains, 50 and 100 foot no. 12 gauge steel, brass handles marked with maker's name, brass tallies with fingers, 1-foot links with brazed loops and oval rings. More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Chains

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Chains

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$338$275

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Chains, no. 10 and 12 gauge steel, brass handles stamped with maker's name, brass tallies with fingers, standard links with brazed loops and oval rings, 66 More ...

United States Coast Survey No. 41 Alidade

United States Coast Survey No. 41 Alidade

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
355
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

United States Coast Survey No. 41 Alidade, first quarter 20th century, lacquered brass high-post alidade with a 15-in. scope, vertical arc calibrated 30-0-30 with vernier, circular spirit level More ...

William Wurdemann U.S. Engineer Bureau Level No. 2

William Wurdemann U.S. Engineer Bureau Level No. 2

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
356
Sold for:
$1,107$900

William Wurdemann U.S. Engineer Bureau Level No. 2, Washington, DC, c. 1864, 18-in. lacquered brass scope with fine adjustment knob, and spirit level below, anodized frame with left/right fine More ...

Fauth & Company Surveyor's Theodolite

Fauth & Company Surveyor's Theodolite

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Fauth & Company Surveyor's Theodolite, Washington, DC, 1937, green-painted brass instrument with 19-in. long scope and 1 3/4-in. dia. objective lens, mounted to a "U"-shaped receptacle, tapered More ...

Heller & Brightly "Sun Flower" Surveyor's Instrument

Heller & Brightly "Sun Flower" Surveyor's Instrument

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
364
Sold for:
$338$275

Heller & Brightly "Sun Flower" Surveyor's Instrument, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 13-in. dia. engraved circle marked in four quadrants, and "no. 8287" on the central cross-section, 360 degree More ...

Wm. J. Young & Co. Surveyor's Transit

Wm. J. Young & Co. Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
372
Sold for:
$400$325

Wm. J. Young & Co. Surveyor's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1867, 10 1/2-in. scope with fine focusing and level mounted on underside, "A"-frame supports with horizontal leveling screw, More ...

Young & Sons Solar Transit Kit

Young & Sons Solar Transit Kit

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
385
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Young & Sons Solar Transit Kit, no. 8545, 10-in. scope with spirit level below, aluminum vertical circle housing the brass circle with engraved silvered scale, solar attachment mounted to the More ...

Frederick Augustus Heisely Engineer's Level

Frederick Augustus Heisely Engineer's Level

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$246$200

Frederick Augustus Heisely Engineer's Level, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1840, original lacquered brass instrument with a 17 1/2-in. scope, spirit level below, horizontal bar engraved "F.A. More ...

Double-barreled Floor-standing Air or Vacuum Pump

Double-barreled Floor-standing Air or Vacuum Pump

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
407
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

Double-barreled Floor-standing Air or Vacuum Pump, first half 19th century, Boston Mechanics Institution, mahogany stand with molded edges and banded inlay, brass fittings, dual ratchet arms and More ...

Cutts Two-draw Spy Glass

Cutts Two-draw Spy Glass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$185$150

Cutts Two-draw Spy Glass, London, 19th century, 2 1/2-in. dia. maple and brass main tube with slide covers at each end. More ...

Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule

Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Rare Lebbeus Dod Brass Protractor and Parallel Rule, Mendham, New Jersey, late 18th century, engraved brass instrument with protractor divided in 10 degrees 10-90-10, spring-fitted knife-edge arm, More ...

14-inch Ebony Octant with a Signed Lyman Leadbetter Red-painted Case

14-inch Ebony Octant with a Signed Lyman Leadbetter Red-painted Case

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
415
Unsold
 

14-inch Ebony Octant with a Signed Lyman Leadbetter Red-painted Case, Vinegorhill, Maine, early 19th century, keystone-shaped case with five-point star, leather strapped hinges and outer edge More ...

Double Frame Brass Sextant

Double Frame Brass Sextant

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$861$700

Double Frame Brass Sextant, London, 19th century, no. 2175, the double "A"-frame with inset silvered scale and marked "Taylor 105 Minories London," sliding index arm with vernier and magnifier, More ...

E. Smith Double-frame Lacquered Brass Sextant

E. Smith Double-frame Lacquered Brass Sextant

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$492$400

E. Smith Double-frame Lacquered Brass Sextant, London, original lacquered 8-in. pierced double-frame instrument with silvered scale calibrated 0-140, vernier arm with magnifier, sunshades, and More ...

Pelorus Boxed Compass

Pelorus Boxed Compass

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$111$90

Pelorus Boxed Compass, unmarked gimbaled 8-in. black compass card with cardinal and ordinal points marked in block letters, two folding sighting scopes, black-painted brass cover, all housed in a More ...

Stevenson & Harris 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant

Stevenson & Harris 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$215$175

Stevenson & Harris 8-inch Brass-cased Sextant Aberdeen, England, pierced frame, index arm with magnifier, sunshades, silvered inset scale and marked as above, housed in its fitted mahogany case with More ...

Wedgwood Enameled Queensware Bowl and Two Plates

Wedgwood Enameled Queensware Bowl and Two Plates

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1167
Sold for:
$37$30

Wedgwood Enameled Queensware Bowl and Two Plates, dia. to 9 1/4 in. More ...

Group of Brass and Pewter Desk Accessories and Teaware.     Estimate $200-300

Group of Brass and Pewter Desk Accessories and Teaware. Estimate $200-300

Auction:
3289T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 18, 2019
Lot:
1201
Sold for:
$123$100

Group of Brass and Pewter Desk Accessories and Teaware. More ...