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Bronze Compass Rose Wall Plaque

Bronze Compass Rose Wall Plaque

Auction:
3254T
Auction:
Discovery - May 15, 2019
Lot:
1457
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Bronze Compass Rose Wall Plaque, 20th century, the center with engraved lighthouse, star border and cardinal directions, ht. 31, wd. 31 in. More ...

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Large Gimbaled Ship's Compass

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$62$50

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 ...

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass

6-inch Gimbaled Brass-cased Compass

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1081
Sold for:
$111$90

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

U.S. Navy Mark I Gimbaled Cased Ship's Compass

U.S. Navy Mark I Gimbaled Cased Ship's Compass

Auction:
3241T
Auction:
Discovery - May 01, 2019
Lot:
1379
Sold for:
$160$130

U.S. Navy Mark I Gimbaled Cased Ship's Compass, housed in a copper case with plaque reading "U.S. Navy BU of Ships/The Lionel Corporation New York," wet compass with outer bezel reading in part More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Field Sketching Cases

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Field Sketching Cases

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
320
Sold for:
$215$175

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Field Sketching Cases, c. 1910-18, U.S. Army sketching instrument designed by Glenn S. Smith, no. 150, mahogany and pine body with rotating aluminum calibrated central disc, More ...

Phelps & Gurley Oversized Vernier Compass

Phelps & Gurley Oversized Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
322
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Phelps & Gurley Oversized Vernier Compass, c. 1845-51, 8-in. engraved silvered dial marked "Phelps & Gurley/West Troy, N.Y.," concentric circle center engraving, dual spirit levels, and vernier fine More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Solar Compass

W. & L.E. Gurley Solar Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
323
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

W. & L.E. Gurley Solar Compass, West Troy, New York, original lacquered instrument, horizontal silvered circle engraved in four quadrants reading 0-90 and read by opposed verniers, blued-steel More ...

Rare Julius Hanks Bow Compass

Rare Julius Hanks Bow Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
324
Sold for:
$14,760$12,000

Rare Julius Hanks Bow Compass, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, original lacquered instrument with 7-in. engraved brass dial, slide weight blued-steel needle, inset bubble levels, marked "J. Hanks More ...

Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope

Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Unusual W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope, c. 1876-78, 5-in. silvered compass dial marked with maker's name, internal vernier and spirit levels, folding sighting vanes with an More ...

Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass

Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
328
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Phelps & Gurley Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1847, 7-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier tipped needle, and marked "Phelps & Gurley/West Troy, N.Y.," More ...

Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Transit

Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Transit, c. 1838-45, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered compass with fleur-de-lis representing north and reading "J.H. Phelps/Troy, N.Y." in center, silvered outer vernier More ...

Meneely & Oothout Railroad Compass

Meneely & Oothout Railroad Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$984$800

Meneely & Oothout Railroad Compass, no. 664, c. 1838, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked on outer edge "Meneely & Oothout/West Troy, N.Y.," eight-point rose with fleur-de-lis representing north More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Compass with Sighting Scope

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Compass with Sighting Scope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
331
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Compass with Sighting Scope, Troy, New York, c. 1910, lacquered brass instrument with 7-in. silvered dial engraved as above with fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier More ...

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
333
Sold for:
$800$650

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1837, original lacquered instrument with 7-in. engraved silvered compass, fleur-de-lis representing north, marked "Meneely & Oothout, West More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope

W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
334
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Railroad Compass with Telescope, 4 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial reading "W. & L.E. Gurley/Troy, N.Y.," inset spirit level, single vernier window, 5-in. vanes attaching an 8 More ...

Five W. & L.E. Gurley Wood-cased Pocket Compasses

Five W. & L.E. Gurley Wood-cased Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
335
Sold for:
$308$250

Five W. & L.E. Gurley Wood-cased Pocket Compasses, Troy, New York, each housed in a hinged mahogany case with white or silvered dial, all marked as above. Provenance: The collection of William More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compasses

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
336
Sold for:
$215$175

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compasses, Troy, New York, lacquered brass instruments with 4-in. engraved silvered dials with fleur-de-lis representing north, folding vanes, and marked as above, one More ...

Rare Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Compass

Rare Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Rare Jonas Horton Phelps Vernier Compass, c. 1842-44, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered compass with fleur-de-lis representing north and reading in the center "J.H. Phelps/Troy, N.Y.," blued-steel needle More ...

Andrew Meneely Surveyor's Compass

Andrew Meneely Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Andrew Meneely Surveyor's Compass, Gibbonsville, New York, c. 1826, 7-in. engraved silvered compass with vernier-tipped needle, fleur-de-lis representing north and marked "A. More ...

Jonas H. Phelps Vernier Compass

Jonas H. Phelps Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
340
Sold for:
$800$650

Jonas H. Phelps Vernier Compass, Westport, Connecticut, c. 1855, 7-in. silvered dial marked "J.H. Phelps/Westport, CT.," blued-steel needle with lock-down knob on underside, vernier arm stamped More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Transit Compass with Curvilinear Standards

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Transit Compass with Curvilinear Standards

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

W. & L.E. Gurley Vernier Transit Compass with Curvilinear Standards, c. 1860s, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial marked with maker's name and town and fleur-de-lis representing north, vernier scale More ...

Select Collection of W. & L.E. Gurley Research Material Compiled by William H. Skerritt

Select Collection of W. & L.E. Gurley Research Material Compiled by William H. Skerritt

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Select Collection of W. & L.E. Gurley Research Material Compiled by William H. Skerritt, binder of early photographs depicting images of the Gurley trade shows, instruments and field views, hand and More ...

W. & L.E. Gurley Railroad Compass

W. & L.E. Gurley Railroad Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
346
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

W. & L.E. Gurley Railroad Compass, with Seattle, Washington, branch office label, c. 1876-85, 6-in. machine-engraved silvered dial with verniers located on the east/west plate, outkeeper, housed in More ...

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
348
Sold for:
$738$600

Small W. & L.E. Gurley Surveyor's Compass, Troy, New York, 4 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north and reading as above, dual spirit levels, outkeeper sighting vanes, More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Levels

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Levels

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
349
Sold for:
$461$375

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Levels, a dumpy or Gravatt's level with 11 1/4-in. scope fixed to two hexagonal mounts with spirit level above, sits on a ball-and-socket joint with four-screw leveling mount; More ...

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Geologist's Compasses

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Geologist's Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
350
Sold for:
$492$400

Two W. & L.E. Gurley Geologist's Compasses, Troy, New York, c. 1892-1910, both with 4-in. engraved aluminum base and 3 1/2-in. engraved compass, dual spirit levels, one with dual sighting vanes and More ...

Five W. & L.E. Gurley Field Compasses

Five W. & L.E. Gurley Field Compasses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
351
Sold for:
$369$300

Five W. & L.E. Gurley Field Compasses, Troy, New York, three plastic-cased examples, two with engraved lids reading in red "Gurley," and two magnetic hand-held compasses. Provenance: The More ...

Rare Heller & Brightly "Small" Mining or Reconnaissance Transit

Rare Heller & Brightly "Small" Mining or Reconnaissance Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$984$800

Rare Heller & Brightly "Small" Mining or Reconnaissance Transit, 7 1/4-in. telescope with spirit level below, sixty-degree vertical arc with dual verniers reading to single minutes, 3 1/2-in. black More ...

Young & Sons Mountain Solar Transit

Young & Sons Mountain Solar Transit

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
364
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Young & Sons Mountain Solar Transit, no. 8010, c. 1907, 8 1/2-in. telescope with spirit level mounted to underside, vertical arc with mounted Smith solar attachment marked "Young & More ...

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
365
Sold for:
$492$400

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 5 1/2-in. dia. dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia," blued-steel needle with needle lifter More ...