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  • Pair of Georgian Carved Walnut Side Chairs

    Lot: 220
    Sold for: $1,875$1,500

    Pair of Georgian Carved Walnut Side Chairs, England or Ireland, shaped crest rail carved with shell and florets, openwork urn-form splat, compass slip seat, cabriole legs with carved knees ending in ...

  • Chelsea Shipstrike Clock and "US Engineer Corps" Pocket Compass

    Lot: 1111
    Sold for: $160$130

    Chelsea Shipstrike Clock and "US Engineer Corps" Pocket Compass, the clock with threaded brass bezel, overall dia. 5 1/2 in., (no key), the compass marked Cruchon & Emons, Paris, (lacks needle). ...

  • Four Painted Wood Boxes

    Lot: 141
    Sold for: $338$275

    Four Painted Wood Boxes, including book-form, floral-decorated Scandinavian, and compass-carved, lg. to 18 1/2 in. The property of August (Gus) Knapp ...

  • Ritchie Copper and Glass Ship's Compass

    Lot: 231
    Sold for: $277$225

    Ritchie Copper and Glass Ship's Compass, ht. 10 in. ...

  • Daniel Barns's Siege of Boston Powder Horn

    Lot: 182
    Sold for: $24,600$20,000

    Daniel Barns's Siege of Boston Powder Horn, c. 1775, carved horn (plug missing), engraved "Great you Lord North muft Condefcend/And prove America,s true Faithfull Friend/And Give us Liberty or Els ...

  • Intricately Carved Powder Horn

    Lot: 222
    Sold for: $2,583$2,100

    Intricately Carved Powder Horn, c. late 18th to early 19th century, horn carved with foliate designs, compass work, ships, an eagle, American flags, cannon, British flags, a tombstone, masonic ...

  • Carved Rooster on a Compass Rose Stand

    Lot: 705
    Sold for: $369$300

    Carved Rooster on a Compass Rose Stand, early 20th century, the rooster with simplistic body details on a round base marked with compass directions, ht. 6 3/4 in. The property of Pam Boynton ...

  • Cast Iron Joseph Webb "The Free Masons Arms" Fireback

    Lot: 194
    Sold for: $3,321$2,700

    Cast Iron Joseph Webb "The Free Masons Arms" Fireback, Boston, third quarter of the18th century, the arched top panel with central crest displaying three castles and a compass, within a foliate ...

  • Scrimshaw Baleen Plaque

    Lot: 290
    Sold for: $1,230$1,000

    Scrimshaw Baleen Plaque, 19th century, the plaque with sailing ship, basket, urn, compass rose and inscribed "Betsey Turner," mounted on plywood, ht. 4 1/4, wd. 7 1/2 in. Note: This item may be ...

  • Blue and White Woven Coverlet

    Lot: 1674
    Sold for: $400$325

    Blue and White Woven Coverlet, America, dated "1832," the center with rose decoration, the edges with spreadwing eagles, square and compass with columns, the corners with woven inscription ...

  • Four Cased Pocket Compasses

    Lot: 1046
    Sold for: $160$130

    Four Cased Pocket Compasses, 19th and 20th century, an unmarked 19th century example with paper dial, three silvered dial examples, two with maker's names. ...

  • Three Boxed and Gimbaled Compasses

    Lot: 1258
    Sold for: $246$200

    Three Boxed and Gimbaled Compasses, largest marked "AJKJ," one marked "Star Pathfinder," smallest unmarked, wd. to 8 1/2 in. ...

  • Three Pink Lustre Decorated British Commemorative Items

    Lot: 471
    Sold for: $246$200

    Three Pink Lustre Decorated British Commemorative Items, England, first quarter 19th century, each with relief portraits and polychrome enameled, two initialed depictions of Queen Charlotte: a ...

  • Sunderland Pink Lustre Puzzle Jug

    Lot: 494
    Sold for: $677$550

    Sunderland Pink Lustre Puzzle Jug, England, early 19th century, polychrome enamel decorated with the English ship Leander titled to one side, a compass to the reverse and monogram "TMT" below the ...

  • Unusual Julius Hanks Vernier Surveyor's Compasses

    Lot: 296
    Sold for: $2,706$2,200

    Unusual Julius Hanks Vernier Surveyor's Compasses, Gibbonsville, New York, c. 1808-25, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "J. Hanks" with fleur-de-lis representing north, spirit level and ...

  • Seventeen Surveyor's Compass Needles

    Lot: 298
    Sold for: $400$325

    Seventeen Surveyor's Compass Needles, lg. 3 to 5 1/2 in. Provenance: William H. Skerritt. ...

  • Oscar Hanks Circumferentor

    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 ...

  • Julius Hanks Bow Compass

    Lot: 302
    Sold for: $9,225$7,500

    Julius Hanks Bow Compass, Troy, New York, c. 1834-45, 6 1/2-in. engraved silvered dial, slide weight blued-steel needle, inset bubble level, marked "J. Hanks Patent/Troy, N.Y.," 12-in. dia. replaced ...

  • Julius Hanks Surveyor's Plain and Vernier Compasses

    Lot: 306
    Sold for: $523$425

    Julius Hanks Surveyor's Plain and Vernier Compasses, Troy, New York, c. 1808-34, plain compass with a 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "J. Hanks/Troy," fleur-de-lis representing north, ...

  • W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compass with Telescope Attachment

    Lot: 310
    Sold for: $2,706$2,200

    W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compass with Telescope Attachment, Troy, New York, c. 1890, 5 1/2-in. dia. silvered dial marked as above with dual inset spirit levels, folding vanes, and telescope sighting ...

  • Andrew Meneely Plain Surveyor's Compass

    Lot: 311
    Sold for: $492$400

    Andrew Meneely Plain Surveyor's Compass, Gibbonsville, New York, c. 1828, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "A. Meneely, Gibbonsville," with fleur-de-lis representing north, dual levels, ...

  • Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass

    Lot: 314
    Sold for: $492$400

    Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1853-60, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked as above, with fleur-de-lis representing north, dual spirit levels and vernier, 7 ...

  • Three Cased W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compasses

    Lot: 319
    Sold for: $523$425

    Three Cased W. & L.E. Gurley Pocket Compasses, all housed in wooden fitted boxes, two with paper labels. Provenance: William H. Skerritt. ...

  • Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades

    Lot: 320
    Sold for: $984$800

    Two W. & L.E. Gurley High Post Alidades, serial no. 12791 with an 11 1/2-in. scope, trough compass mounts to a 16 x 3-in. blade, case contains plummet, right-angle prism eyepiece, sunshade, ...

  • Two W. & L.E. Gurley Compasses

    Lot: 321
    Sold for: $1,353$1,100

    Two W. & L.E. Gurley Compasses, Troy, New York, 6-in. dia. railroad vernier compass with engraved dial reading as above, dual vernier scales, spirit levels, locking and adjustment knobs below, ...

  • Pen and Ink Drawing of Five Compass Cards

    Lot: 323
    Sold for: $338$275

    Pen and Ink Drawing of Five Compass Cards, by R.T. McKee dated 3-9-64, 18 x 15 in. Provenance: William H. Skerritt. ...

  • Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass No. 5112

    Lot: 324
    Sold for: $738$600

    Andrew Meneely's Sons Vernier Compass No. 5112, West Troy, New York, c. 1851-53, 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered compass with pierced blued needle marked "A. Meneely's Sons/West Troy, N.Y./No. ...

  • W. & L.E. Gurley Copper Engraving Plates and Glass Negatives

    Lot: 329
    Sold for: $923$750

    W. & L.E. Gurley Copper Engraving Plates and Glass Negatives, plate images of William Gurley, miner's compasses, 20-in. Y level engraved by M. King, protractor, a builder's level and a solar ...

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

    Lot: 331
    Sold for: $3,075$2,500

    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 ...

  • J. Diamond Vernier Compass

    Lot: 341
    Sold for: $431$350

    J. Diamond Vernier Compass, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, no. 60, 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "J. Diamond/Pittsburgh, Pa.," with fleur-de-lis representing north, silvered vernier scale, ...