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Gustav Stickley Model No. 720 Writing Table

Gustav Stickley Model No. 720 Writing Table

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$984$800

Gustav Stickley Model No. 720 Writing Table, New York, 1904, fumed quarter-sawn oak, with Stickley "Als ik Kan" compass brand on left side of left drawer, intact Craftsman paper label under right More ...

Group of Gentleman's Accessories

Group of Gentleman's Accessories

Auction:
3191T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Dec 12, 2018
Lot:
1059
Sold for:
$308$250

Group of Gentleman's Accessories, mostly 20th century, including a silver shaving mug, a cased silver travel cup, two magnifying glasses, a Black, Starr & Frost silver travel clock, a turned wood More ...

Wilson & Gillie Pelorus

Wilson & Gillie Pelorus

Auction:
3183T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 28, 2018
Lot:
1218
Sold for:
$37$30

Wilson & Gillie Pelorus, rotating brass A-frame with small bubble level and lock-down screw above the 7-in. engraved aluminum compass disc, true north and magnetic brass needles; sold with an Abrams More ...

Navigational and Mathematical Note- and Sketchbook, Newbury, Massachusetts, c. 1830.

Navigational and Mathematical Note- and Sketchbook, Newbury, Massachusetts, c. 1830.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$677$550

Navigational and Mathematical Note- and Sketchbook, Newbury, Massachusetts, c. 1830. Folio-format wove paper leaves inscribed with mathematical and navigational calculations written by Joseph Lunt More ...

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823.

Auction:
3176B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 18, 2018
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$984$800

Navigational Notebook with Hand-drawn Maps and Ship Illustrations, Salem, New Jersey, 1823. Quarto-format manuscript on paper executed by Captain George T. Boon (1805-1849), later a New Jersey More ...

Inlaid Box

Inlaid Box

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1200
Unsold
 

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 ...

Black-painted Wood Trammel and Iron Betty Lamp

Black-painted Wood Trammel and Iron Betty Lamp

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1223
Sold for:
$277$225

Black-painted Wood Trammel and Iron Betty Lamp, 19th century, the trammel with adjustable ratchet body, lamp with arched hanger and pick, ht. 36 in. More ...

Red-painted Pine Hanging Cupboard

Red-painted Pine Hanging Cupboard

Auction:
3158T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2018
Lot:
1438
Sold for:
$369$300

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
Sold for:
$234$190

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 ...