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Inlaid Box

Inlaid Box

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1200
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Inlaid Box, 19th century, lid and body with inlaid geometric patterns, hearts, and compass rose patterns, molded base, opening to a poplar interior, ht. 10, wd. 17 1/4, dp. 10 7/8 in. More ...

Red-painted Pine Hanging Cupboard

Red-painted Pine Hanging Cupboard

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1438
Estimate:
$600 - $800

Red-painted Pine Hanging Cupboard, 18th century, the shaped hanger and peaked crest above a paneled door opening to shelves and two short drawers, one side with old compass-drawn lines, old surface, More ...

Coin Silver Presentation Jug

Coin Silver Presentation Jug

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1623
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Coin Silver Presentation Jug, Tifft & Whiting, North Attleboro, Massachusetts, c. 1850, with engine-turned decoration, beaded rim and foot, floral scroll handle, and engraved "Presented to/Charles More ...

Four American Open-face Watches

Four American Open-face Watches

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
14
Sold for:
$123$100

Four American Open-face Watches, a Waltham 18 size watch in a Silveroid case with serial number 14534699, with a raised brass image on the back, a Waltham 17-jewel movement serial number 14954380, More ...

Clockmaker Daniel Steward's Engraved Brass Container or Box

Clockmaker Daniel Steward's Engraved Brass Container or Box

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
211
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Clockmaker Daniel Steward's Engraved Brass Container or Box, Lunenburg, Massachusetts, c. 1774, 3-in. dia. lidded container with a fully engraved lid, side and bottom, lid with the date of 1783, a More ...

William J. Young Four-vane Vernier Compass

William J. Young Four-vane Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
229
Sold for:
$584$475

William J. Young Four-vane Vernier Compass, made for Charles Kugler, c. 1831, lacquered brass instrument with four opposing vanes, rotating 6 1/2-in. silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing More ...

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$677$550

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1842, lacquered brass instrument with a large 7-in. dia. engraved brass dial marked "Blydenburgh & Giles/Makers/Philad," More ...

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Benjamin, Rittenhouse/Philadelphia, CouY," engraved More ...

Unusual James R. Reed & Co. Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass

Unusual James R. Reed & Co. Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$738$600

Unusual James R. Reed & Co. Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1849, lacquered brass instrument with gimbaled 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial reading "James R. reed & More ...

Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compass

Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
234
Sold for:
$369$300

Thomas Whitney Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1808, lacquered brass instrument with a 6-in. dia. engraved dial marked "Ths. Whitney Maker Philadelphia," with fleur-de-lis More ...

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$338$275

William J. Young Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, no. 3990, c. 1865, lacquered brass instrument with a 6-in. dia. engraved brass dial reading "Wm. J. Young/Maker/Philadelphia/3990," More ...

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass,"

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass,"

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1872, original lacquered instrument, horizontal circle engraved in four quadrants reading 0-90 and read by opposed More ...

William J. Young "Gentleman's" Compass

William J. Young "Gentleman's" Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
237
Sold for:
$461$375

William J. Young "Gentleman's" Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1860, lacquered brass instrument with a 5-in. dia. silvered compass engraved "Wm. J. Young/Maker/3426/Philadelphia," steel More ...

Thomas Whitney No. 545 Vernier Compass

Thomas Whitney No. 545 Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$492$400

Thomas Whitney No. 545 Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1822, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved dial reading "Thos. Whitney maker/Philadelphia/No. 545, Warranted," More ...

Rare Benjamin Stancliffe & Edmund Draper Vernier Compass

Rare Benjamin Stancliffe & Edmund Draper Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$492$400

Rare Benjamin Stancliffe & Edmund Draper Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1830, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. silvered dial marked "Stancliffe & Draper More ...

Benjamin Rittenhouse Vernier Compass

Benjamin Rittenhouse Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Benjamin Rittenhouse Vernier Compass, made for John DeWitt, c. 1792, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. silvered dial engraved "B. Rittenhouse/Pennsylvania," fully engraved eight-point rose More ...

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$523$425

Frederick Heisley Surveyor's Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, c. 1836, 6-in. silvered dial with fully engraved eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, outer ring calibrated 0-90 in More ...

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, first half 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Heisley Harrisburg," in More ...

Lewis Michael Surveyor's Compass

Lewis Michael Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Lewis Michael Surveyor's Compass, Somerset, Pennsylvania, early 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silver dial marked "Made By Lewis Michael/Somerset, PA.," More ...

William J. Young Enginer's Transit

William J. Young Enginer's Transit

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

William J. Young Enginer's Transit, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1831, lacquered brass instrument with 8-in. inverting telescope, mounted in standards, one of the standards has provisions for More ...

Two Explorers Alidades

Two Explorers Alidades

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Explorers Alidades, c. 1915, both with 8-in. scopes with fine focusing knobs, detachable striding levels, stadia arches, trough compasses with 4-in. needles, and each base with engraved rule More ...

Newton Mining Tacheometer

Newton Mining Tacheometer

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
257
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Newton Mining Tacheometer, Cornwall, England, 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with sighting scope mounted to the vertical half-circle engraved 0-100 on one side and "Underlie in 6 a Fathom" More ...

18th Century New England Surveying Compass

18th Century New England Surveying Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
258
Unsold
 

18th Century New England Surveying Compass, 5-in. dia. dial with Tudor rose engraved center, blued-steel needle marked with an N and S, outer chapter ring with cardinal and intercardinal points, More ...

William Helfricht Surveyor's Compass

William Helfricht Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$246$200

William Helfricht Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial engraved as above, vernier, sighting vanes, indexing disc engraved 1-16, (lacking More ...

Two 19th Century Surveyor's Instruments

Two 19th Century Surveyor's Instruments

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$123$100

Two 19th Century Surveyor's Instruments, England, 6-in. dia. W. & S. Jones plotting protractor, and an unsigned surveyor's cross with central compass and folding arms, lg. 4 in. More ...

H. Morin Surveyor's Transit

H. Morin Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$523$425

H. Morin Surveyor's Transit, Paris, 20th century, 5-in. dia. compass with outer scale reading 0-400, black center marked with maker's name, rotating sighting scope mounted to a vertical scale with More ...

Danish Tell-tale Crown Compass

Danish Tell-tale Crown Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
272
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Danish Tell-tale Crown Compass, c. 1810, gilded brass frame with applied stars housing the colorless glass dome with gilt inscription reading "Kaperkutter Johanne von Kopenhagen 1810" with an image More ...

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$800$650

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial, late 19th century, 2 1/2-in. dia. silvered hour ring with folding spring-loaded gnomon, latitude arc from 10-90, silvered compass box engraved More ...

Miniature Cased Noon Cannon

Miniature Cased Noon Cannon

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
277
Sold for:
$615$500

Miniature Cased Noon Cannon, late 19th century, unmarked, circular lacquered brass base with inset silvered dial, brass gnomon, arch, magnifier, and black-painted cannon with compass, housed in the More ...

Brass Noon Cannon

Brass Noon Cannon

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$738$600

Brass Noon Cannon, 19th/20th century, unmarked, 3-in. rotating stand with dual bubble levels, engraved roman numeral dial, stationary gnomon, silvered compass, adjustable magnifier, all resting on More ...