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Casas Grande Storage Olla

Casas Grande Storage Olla

Auction:
3270T
Auction:
Sale #3270T - Jul 10, 2019
Lot:
1559
Sold for:
$461$375

Casas Grande Storage Olla, c. 1200-1450, painted in an overall geometric design in a bold well-balanced design using fine lines and block colors in red, orange, brown, and black, with four rounded More ...

Rare W. & L.E. Gurley Engineer's Transit with Theodolite Axis

Rare W. & L.E. Gurley Engineer's Transit with Theodolite Axis

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
341
Sold for:
$861$700

Rare W. & L.E. Gurley Engineer's Transit with Theodolite Axis, Troy, New York, c. 1886-1900, engraved silvered dial marked as above, dual vernier and spirit levels, 11-in. scope rests in a cradle 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 ...

Edmund Draper Lacquered Brass Wye Level

Edmund Draper Lacquered Brass Wye Level

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$554$450

Edmund Draper Lacquered Brass Wye Level, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 15 1/2-in. scope with under mount level, mounted on two small "A"-frame supports, 6-in. dia. rotating horizontal plate engraved More ...

Hand-drawn and Watercolored Map of South America

Hand-drawn and Watercolored Map of South America

Auction:
3222B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 02, 2019
Lot:
101
Sold for:
$308$250

Hand-drawn and Watercolored Map of South America, 19th century, with labeled rivers, mountain ranges, and lines of latitude and longitude, in gilt frame, ht. 7 3/4, wd. 6 3/4 in. More ...

Cooke, Troughton & Simms Lacquered Brass Theodolite

Cooke, Troughton & Simms Lacquered Brass Theodolite

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1364
Sold for:
$234$190

Cooke, Troughton & Simms Lacquered Brass Theodolite, 19th century, main tube with bubble level, vertical dial with inset silvered scale, dual verniers and eyepieces, fine adjustment knobs, A-frame More ...

Eight Instruments

Eight Instruments

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1388
Sold for:
$277$225

Eight Instruments, a Negretti & Zambra miniature theodolite, clinometers, Philips' "Handy Theodolite," a Navy bearing bar, and others, many with original case. Clocks, Watches & Scientific More ...

Casas Grande Storage Olla

Casas Grande Storage Olla

Auction:
3185B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 01, 2018
Lot:
552
Unsold
 

Casas Grande Storage Olla, c. 1200-1450, painted in an overall geometric design in a bold well-balanced design using fine lines and block colors in red, orange, brown, and black, with four rounded 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 ...

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 ...

Two 19th Century Folding Squares

Two 19th Century Folding Squares

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$861$700

Two 19th Century Folding Squares, France and England, a rosewood-body instrument with brass hardware and protractor divided 0-90-0, marked "W.T. Fisher/Patd. June 23rd 1868," with a 12-in. steel More ...

Unmarked 19th Century Sighting Instrument

Unmarked 19th Century Sighting Instrument

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
606
Sold for:
$308$250

Unmarked 19th Century Sighting Instrument, probably England, triangular base with central bubble level, vertical half circle scale divided 0-90, pivoting sighting arm rides along scale with vernier More ...

19th Century Lacquered Brass Altazimuth Theodolite

19th Century Lacquered Brass Altazimuth Theodolite

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
608
Sold for:
$492$400

19th Century Lacquered Brass Altazimuth Theodolite, probably England, 10-in. scope above the pierced central hinged frame with scale divided 0-80 on one side and multiple scales on the other, with More ...

Two 19th Century Diminutive Theodolites or Transits

Two 19th Century Diminutive Theodolites or Transits

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
644
Sold for:
$615$500

Two 19th Century Diminutive Theodolites or Transits, London, lacquered brass instruments with spotting scopes, inset compass dials, rack-and pinion horizontal adjustments, one signed "W&S More ...

L. Casella Diminutive Brass Transit Theodolite

L. Casella Diminutive Brass Transit Theodolite

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
646
Sold for:
$584$475

L. Casella Diminutive Brass Transit Theodolite, London, 19th century, 6-in. scope with a 3-in. dia. vertical silvered scale, "A" frame with bubble level, silvered compass signed as above, interior More ...

19th Century Miniature Brass and Wooden Globe

19th Century Miniature Brass and Wooden Globe

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
676
Sold for:
$984$800

19th Century Miniature Brass and Wooden Globe, probably England, 3-in. dia. wood sphere with incised latitude and longitude grid, horizon band with hash marks, and a small set screw to set the More ...

Elliott Brothers Brass Longitude/Latitude Chart Reading Instrument

Elliott Brothers Brass Longitude/Latitude Chart Reading Instrument

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
330
Sold for:
$308$250

Elliott Brothers Brass Longitude/Latitude Chart Reading Instrument, London, the 9 1/4-in. square damascened plate with inset polished brass arc scale for longitude corresponding to latitude in More ...

Browning & Son Lacquered Brass Theodolite

Browning & Son Lacquered Brass Theodolite

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
338
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Browning & Son Lacquered Brass Theodolite, Boston, first half 19th century, 12-in. dia. engraved pierced plate with outer scale from 0-360, fixed sights, marked "B. Marlin London," dual vials, More ...

John M. Pool Surveyor's Wye Level

John M. Pool Surveyor's Wye Level

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
342
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

John M. Pool Surveyor's Wye Level, Easton, Massachusetts, 16-in. scope with single bubble level mounted to underside, horizontal bar marked as above, rotating mount with four adjustable feet, in a More ...

Lerbours Secretan Theodolite

Lerbours Secretan Theodolite

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
370
Sold for:
$431$350

Lerbours Secretan Theodolite, France, 19th century, 7-in. spoked horizontal circle with scale reading 0-360, single spirit level, rotating arm with dual verniers at opposite points, one with a fine More ...

Six Blueback Nautical Charts

Six Blueback Nautical Charts

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$246$200

Six Blueback Nautical Charts, mid to late 19th century, one covering a portion of South Carolina, Georgia, and northern Florida, Port Royal and Charleston harbors; a labeled Henry Whipple & Son More ...

Philadelphia Theodolite by William J. Young

Philadelphia Theodolite by William J. Young

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
980
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Philadelphia Theodolite by William J. Young, mid-19th century, brass instrument with an 8 1/4-in. scope, rack focusing, and spirit level, inlaid vertical slivered scale on one side of the U-shaped More ...

Peter Michael Les Pavots 1999, 1 magnum

Peter Michael Les Pavots 1999, 1 magnum

Auction:
2944T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Oct 26, 2016
Lot:
1502
Sold for:
$246$200

Peter Michael Les Pavots 1999 Napa 1 magnum More ...

Fish Fossil and Brass Theodolite

Fish Fossil and Brass Theodolite

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
531
Sold for:
$215$175

Fish Fossil and Brass Theodolite, unmarked instrument with bubble level atop the 9-in. scope, compass at center of base, all on three adjustable feet; fossil lg. 19 in. More ...

A.S. Aloe Co. Surveyor's Combination Level

A.S. Aloe Co. Surveyor's Combination Level

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
590
Sold for:
$277$225

A.S. Aloe Co. Surveyor's Combination Level, St. Louis, Missouri, no. 9720, early 20th century, 11-in. scope with focusing knob, dual spirit levels below, rotating horizontal silvered scale divided More ...

Cased Pocket Sextant and Three Other Surveying Instruments

Cased Pocket Sextant and Three Other Surveying Instruments

Auction:
2910M
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 16, 2016
Lot:
660
Sold for:
$215$175

Cased Pocket Sextant and Three Other Surveying Instruments, 20th century, an anodized brass pocket sextant with cover reading "Warren-Knight Philadelphia U.S. Engineer Dept. 1918," with leather More ...

Buff & Buff Mfg. Co. Surveyor's Transit

Buff & Buff Mfg. Co. Surveyor's Transit

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1230
Sold for:
$246$200

Buff & Buff Mfg. Co. Surveyor's Transit, Boston, no. 27394, 10-in. scope with fine adjustment knobs, bubble level, vertical scale with silvered vernier, "A"-frame supports, silvered horizontal More ...

Two Bostrom-Brady Manufacturers Surveyors Levels, Atlanta, Georgia, model numbers 4 and 5, both with 10-in. scopes with fine adjustmen

Two Bostrom-Brady Manufacturers Surveyors Levels, Atlanta, Georgia, model numbers 4 and 5, both with 10-in. scopes with fine adjustmen

Auction:
2869T
Auction:
Fine Wines - Nov 18, 2015
Lot:
1038
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Bostrom-Brady Manufacturers Surveyor's Levels, Atlanta, Georgia, model numbers 4 and 5, both with 10-in. scopes with fine adjustment knobs, horizontal mounts with scales divided in four More ...

Three M. Berge Brass Instruments

Three M. Berge Brass Instruments

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Three M. Berge Brass Instruments, London, late 18th century, a protractor with engraved scale from 0-180, index arm with sighting hole having crosshairs and vernier, and engraved at the top of the More ...

Lietz No 550 Engineer's Transit

Lietz No 550 Engineer's Transit

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$215$175

Lietz No 550 Engineer's Transit, Sokkisha, 95651, 4-in. engraved dial marked Sokkisha 95651, cardinal points in block letters, needle ring calibrated 0-90 in four quadrants, enclosed horizontal More ...