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Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Trippensee Planetarium, Detroit, Michigan, a chain and gear-driven brass sun, Venus, earth and earth's moon revolve as the wooden arm is rotated, brass base with seasonal, monthly and zodiacal More ...

Set of Twelve Bronze Signs of the Zodiac Plaques

Set of Twelve Bronze Signs of the Zodiac Plaques

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2026
Sold for:
$677$550

Set of Twelve Bronze Signs of the Zodiac Plaques, 19th century, a few exhibiting remnants of gilt surface, lg. to 10 1/2 in. More ...

Lacquered Brass 11-inch Planetarium

Lacquered Brass 11-inch Planetarium

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Lacquered Brass 11-inch Planetarium, France, 19th century, with 1-in. sun-sphere, geared hand-turned mechanism to revolve the Earth and Moon, seven circle paper planets with descriptions (lacking More ...

Czech Violin, c. 1860

Czech Violin, c. 1860

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
79
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

Czech Violin, c. 1860, labeled REPARAVIT/ANT. CHUDLARSKY/PRAGAE ANNO 1907, length of back 358 mm, with case. More ...

German Violin

German Violin

Auction:
3051B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 19, 2017
Lot:
182
Sold for:
$554$450

German Violin, labeled Roderich Paesold GmbH/Bubenreuth anno 1980, also labeled Roderich Paesold/MODEL 480/SERIAL NO A4237/YEAR 1984, length of back 358 mm. More ...

Dollond 4-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Dollond 4-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$984$800

Dollond 4-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial, London, 18th century, two concentric brass rings folding flat when not in use, a meridian ring with "N/S" flanking the zero line on the latitude More ...

12-inch Diameter French Armillary Sphere

12-inch Diameter French Armillary Sphere

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
406
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

12-inch Diameter French Armillary Sphere, early 20th century, outer band with engraved paper ring printed with months, days, signs of the zodiac, four upright supports, each support printed on both More ...

Wilson's New 13-inch Celestial Table Globe

Wilson's New 13-inch Celestial Table Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Wilson's New 13-inch Celestial Table Globe, Cyrus Lancaster, Albany, 1837, twelve hand-colored engraved gores on a plaster sphere, hour ring (lacking brass disc), cartouche reading in part "Wilson's More ...

Pair of 12-inch C.F. Cruchley's Tabletop Globes

Pair of 12-inch C.F. Cruchley's Tabletop Globes

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Pair of 12-inch C.F. Cruchley's Tabletop Globes, 81 Fleet Street, London, both with calibrated half meridian rings, terrestrial cartouche reading in part "Cruchley's New Terrestrial Globe/Exhibiting More ...

18kt Gold Pendant Necklace

18kt Gold Pendant Necklace

Auction:
3037T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Jun 20, 2017
Lot:
1242
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

18kt Gold Pendant Necklace, depicting the Sun and zodiac signs, 37.4 dwt, lg. 30 in. More ...

Six Blueback Nautical Charts

Six Blueback Nautical Charts

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$246$200

Six Blueback Nautical Charts, mid to late 19th century, one covering a portion of South Carolina, Georgia, and northern Florida, Port Royal and Charleston harbors; a labeled Henry Whipple & Son More ...

Atlas School Supply 12-inch Celestial Table Globe

Atlas School Supply 12-inch Celestial Table Globe

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$492$400

Atlas School Supply 12-inch Celestial Table Globe, Rand McNally & Co., Chicago, Illinois, first quarter 20th century, twelve printed dark green gores with copper colored constellation labeled and More ...

Violin

Violin

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
110
Sold for:
$523$425

Violin, labeled William J. Hu & Snow/Beijing anno 2002 JHS, length of back 356 mm. More ...

Violin

Violin

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
154
Sold for:
$369$300

Violin, labeled Franciscus Geissenhof fecit/Viennae Anno 1804., length of back 359 mm. More ...

German Violin

German Violin

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
170
Sold for:
$584$475

German Violin, labeled Carlo Micelli/Anno 1922, length of back 360 mm, with case More ...

French Three-quarter Size Violin

French Three-quarter Size Violin

Auction:
2955B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - Nov 05, 2016
Lot:
200
Sold for:
$523$425

French Three-quarter Size Violin, labeled Antonius Stradiuarius Cremonensis/Faciebat Anno 1749, length of back 340 mm, with case. More ...

8-inch English Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

8-inch English Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
957
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

8-inch English Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial, 18th/19th century, meridian ring divided 0-90-0 on one side with 0-90 declination scale on the other, sliding bridge and suspension loop with More ...

German Violin, c. 1850

German Violin, c. 1850

Auction:
2892B
Auction:
Musical Instruments - May 22, 2016
Lot:
58
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

German Violin, c. 1850, labeled Franciscus Geissenhof fecit / Viennae Anno 1821, branded at back button FG, length of back 357 mm, with case. More ...

Geared Tellurian Attributed to W. Jones

Geared Tellurian Attributed to W. Jones

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Geared Tellurian Attributed to W. Jones, London, 19th century, multi-geared mechanism with central brass ball representing the sun, bone sphere with longitude and latitude lines representing the 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 ...

Josiah Loring's 12-inch Celestial and Terrestrial Globes

Josiah Loring's 12-inch Celestial and Terrestrial Globes

Auction:
2855B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2015
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

Josiah Loring's 12-inch Celestial and Terrestrial Globes, c. 1833 and c. 1844, each with twenty-four engraved and hand-colored gores, brass hour pointer, and meridian ring, engraved and printed More ...

Gentleman's 14kt Gold Zodiac Hermetic Wristwatch

Gentleman's 14kt Gold Zodiac Hermetic Wristwatch

Auction:
2625M
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 13, 2012
Lot:
514
Sold for:
$480$400

Gentleman's 14kt Gold Zodiac Hermetic Wristwatch, the round silvered dial with baton numeral indicators and subsidiary second hand in brushed gold frame, on lizard band, (back not removed). More ...

12-inch Terrestrial Globe by Cruchley's

12-inch Terrestrial Globe by Cruchley's

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$660$550

12-inch Terrestrial Globe by Cruchley's, London, 19th century, twelve printed gores on a plaster sphere with cartouche reading in part, Cruchley's New Terrestrial Globe, Exhibiting the Discoveries More ...

Tiffany Studios Gilt-bronze Zodiac Pattern Desk Calendar Holder

Tiffany Studios Gilt-bronze Zodiac Pattern Desk Calendar Holder

Auction:
2583M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 16, 2012
Lot:
1620
Sold for:
$296$250

Tiffany Studios Gilt-bronze Zodiac Pattern Desk Calendar Holder, impressed marks, "1093." More ...

(Maps and Charts, Globe, Celestial)

(Maps and Charts, Globe, Celestial)

Auction:
2571B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 13, 2011
Lot:
925
Sold for:
$3,851$3,250

(Maps and Charts, Globe, Celestial), Wilson's New American Thirteen Inch Terrestrial Globe, Cyrus Lancaster, Albany, 1845, with brass meridian, horizon bar printed with the zodiac, the cherry stand More ...

18kt Gold Zodiac Pendant/Brooch, David Webb

18kt Gold Zodiac Pendant/Brooch, David Webb

Auction:
2561B
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Sep 13, 2011
Lot:
289
Unsold
 

18kt Gold Zodiac Pendant/Brooch, David Webb, depicting Pisces, 35.6 dwt, lg. 2 1/2 in., signed. More ...

Brass Armillary Sphere

Brass Armillary Sphere

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
163
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

Brass Armillary Sphere, probably England, 19th century, with hour circle at the pole, calibrated and adjustable equatorial and meridian rings, the large equatorial ring inscribed with signs of the More ...

Murdock & Company 5-inch Globe and Stand

Murdock & Company 5-inch Globe and Stand

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$948$800

Murdock & Company 5-inch Globe and Stand, West Boylston, Massachusetts, c. 1835, a wooden sphere with twelve printed gores and polar calottes, maker's cartouche in Pacific Ocean marked Made by D. C. More ...

Brass Zodiac Calendar

Brass Zodiac Calendar

Auction:
2542B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Apr 09, 2011
Lot:
516
Sold for:
$267$225

Brass Zodiac Calendar, 18th century, inscribed with days of the week, months of the year, and zodiac symbols, ht. 11 1/2 in. More ...

Wedgwood Black Glazed Taurus the Bull

Wedgwood Black Glazed Taurus the Bull

Auction:
2532B
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jan 07, 2011
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$326$275

Wedgwood Black Glazed Taurus the Bull, England, c. 1966, modeled by Arnold Machin, printed in gold with zodiac motifs, impressed mark, lg. 14 1/4 in. More ...