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Large Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass for Thomas Williams

Large Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass for Thomas Williams

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
371
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Large Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass for Thomas Williams, 18th century, 7-in. engraved silvered dial with fleur-de-lis representing north, central cartouche reading "Fecit for Tho's Williams. More ...

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
404
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass, c. 1800, Germantown, Pennsylvania, 7-in. silvered dial engraved with a fleur-de-lis representing north, raised brass center boss engraved "John Heilig. More ...

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers

Auction:
3058T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 18, 2017
Lot:
1056
Sold for:
$185$150

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers, Memoirs of the life of David Rittenhouse, William Barton, 1813; The Meteoritic Hypothesis ,Studies in Spectrum Analysis, J. Norman Lockyer, 1894; Other More ...

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1414
Unsold
 

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers, Memoirs of the life of David Rittenhouse, William Barton, 1813; The Meteoritic Hypothesis ,Studies in Spectrum Analysis, J. Norman Lockyer, 1894; Other More ...

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1660
Unsold
 

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers, Memoirs of the life of David Rittenhouse, William Barton, 1813; The Meteoritic Hypothesis ,Studies in Spectrum Analysis, J. Norman Lockyer, 1894; Other More ...

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Check for £750, Salary as President of Pennsylvania, 25 April 1788.

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Check for £750, Salary as President of Pennsylvania, 25 April 1788.

Auction:
2950B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Oct 30, 2016
Lot:
78
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790) Check for £750, Salary as President of Pennsylvania, 25 April 1788. Single leaf inscribed on both sides. The pay order issued in council for Franklin's salary More ...

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

John Heilig Brass Surveyor's Compass, c. 1800, Germantown, Pennsylvania, 6 1/2-in. silvered dial engraved with a fleur-de-lis representing north, raised center reading John Heilig Germantown, outer More ...

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers

Auction:
2802T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 21, 2015
Lot:
1151
Unsold
 

Six Titles on the Sciences and Astronomers, Memoirs of the life of David Rittenhouse, William Barton, 1813; The Meteoritic Hypothesis ,Studies in Spectrum Analysis, J. Norman Lockyer, 1894; Other More ...

(Revolutionary War), Paine, Thomas (1738-1807) and   Rittenhouse, David (1732-1796)

(Revolutionary War), Paine, Thomas (1738-1807) and Rittenhouse, David (1732-1796)

Auction:
2483
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 15, 2009
Lot:
172
Sold for:
$15,405$13,000

(Revolutionary War), Paine, Thomas (1738-1807) and Rittenhouse, David (1732-1796), Manuscript document signed, February 12, 1780, one page, issued from John Bayard as the Speaker of the Assembly to More ...

Important Brass Surveyor's Compass by David Rittenhouse

Important Brass Surveyor's Compass by David Rittenhouse

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
94
Sold for:
$19,975$17,000

Important Brass Surveyor's Compass by David Rittenhouse, with 5 1/4-inch silvered dial signed in riband around central rosette David Rittenhouse, Philad.*, eight-point rose with hatched and More ...

David Rittenhouse Inlaid Oak Tall Case Clock

David Rittenhouse Inlaid Oak Tall Case Clock

Auction:
2273
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 14, 2005
Lot:
913
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

David Rittenhouse Inlaid Oak Tall Case Clock, Philadelphia, with brass weight-driven movement. More ...

Rare 4-inch Astronomical Refracting Telescope by William Gardam & Sons

Rare 4-inch Astronomical Refracting Telescope by William Gardam & Sons

Auction:
2248
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Sep 11, 2004
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$3,290$2,800

Rare 4-inch Astronomical Refracting Telescope by William Gardam & Sons, New York, the 53-inch laquered-brass body-tube with rack-and-pinion focusing eyepiece, three eyepiece extension tubes, More ...

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790)

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790)

Auction:
2218
Auction:
Sale #2218 - Nov 02, 2003
Lot:
48
Sold for:
$7,638$6,500

Franklin, Benjamin (1706-1790), Manuscript Document Signed, October 4th, 1787, as President of the Supreme Executive Council of Pennsylvania, one page, 8vo, to David Rittenhouse as Treasurer, More ...