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  • Silver-inlaid Bronze Sundial, Angbu-ilgu

    Lot: 1204
    Sold for: $336,500$270,000

    Silver-inlaid Bronze Sundial, Angbu-ilgu, Korea, after 1713, semi-globular bowl form with flanged rim, inscribed with Korea's traditional divisions and subdivisions of the year and the north ...

  • Two Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundials

    Lot: 398
    Sold for: $615$500

    Two Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundials, Germany, engraved octagonal bases with silvered dial compasses and directionals reading in Latin, folding hour ring with roman numerals and ...

  • Fraser & Sons Equinoctial Sundial

    Lot: 401
    Sold for: $1,107$900

    Fraser & Sons Equinoctial Sundial, London, 19th century, 5 1/2-in. dia. folding engraved roman numeral hour ring marked "Fraser & Sons/London," latitude arc marked 0-60, folding stylized pierced ...

  • Mahogany-cased Brass Equinoctial Pocket Sundial

    Lot: 405
    Sold for: $369$300

    Mahogany-cased Brass Equinoctial Pocket Sundial, early 19th century, folding hour ring with roman numerals and needle gnomon, latitude arc calibrated 0-60 degrees, outer edge of base engraved with ...

  • Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial

    Lot: 356
    Sold for: $1,046$850

    Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. c. 1840-50, 10 1/4-in. engraved plate marked "Wm J. Young Maker Philadelphia," gnomon angle set at 40 degrees for the center of ...

  • Apollo 15, Geological Observation of White Anorthositic Rock, Two Photographs.

    Lot: 1295
    Sold for: $62$50

    Apollo 15, Geological Observation of White Anorthositic Rock, Two Photographs. Color 8 x 10 in. photographs lettered in blue on recto: AS15-86-11671 and S-71-42955, both with purple caption, round ...

  • Six Pocket Sundials

    Lot: 1379
    Sold for: $400$325

    Six Pocket Sundials, various makers and sizes, four with folding gnomons. Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments online ...

  • 19th Century New York Engraved Brass Sundial

    Lot: 274
    Sold for: $677$550

    19th Century New York Engraved Brass Sundial, 9-in. dia. instrument with raised foot, shaped gnomon, engraved below "Sun & Clock Agree/April 15th, June 16th, Sept. 1st, Dec. 25th/H. Simmons(?) 1855 ...

  • Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

    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 ...

  • Miniature Cased Noon Cannon

    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 ...

  • Brass Noon Cannon

    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 ...

  • Two Pocket Compasses

    Lot: 1064
    Sold for: $160$130

    Two Pocket Compasses, an early walnut hinged case with paper sundial, brass folding gnomon marked "W. Watkins," and glazed sunk paper dial compass with blued-steel hand; and a hinged Chinese ...

  • Apollo 15, Geological Observation of White Anorthositic Rock, Two Photographs.

    Lot: 2198
    Unsold  

    Apollo 15, Geological Observation of White Anorthositic Rock, Two Photographs. Color 8 x 10 in. photographs lettered in blue on recto: AS15-86-11671 and S-71-42955, both with purple caption, round ...

  • Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield

    Lot: 679
    Sold for: $1,845$1,500

    Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield, Paris, late 17th century, the octagonal plate signed at the base of the adjustable bird-shaped hinged gnomon "Butterfield Paris," engraved with roman ...

  • Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundial

    Lot: 680
    Sold for: $554$450

    Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundial, Germany, the engraved octagonal base with silvered dial compass and directionals in Latin, folding hour ring with roman numerals and needle gnomon, ...

  • Sheldon Moore Iron Sundial

    Lot: 681
    Sold for: $523$425

    Sheldon Moore Iron Sundial, Kensington, Connecticut, mid-19th century, 10-in. dia. plate with outer roman numerals, and marked in the center "S. Moore/Kensington CT./ L.41" with triangular ...

  • Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield

    Lot: 682
    Sold for: $1,845$1,500

    Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield, Paris, late 17th century, the octagonal plate signed at the base of the adjustable bird-shaped hinged gnomon "Butterfield Paris," engraved with roman ...

  • Middle Eastern-style Brass Pocket Sundial

    Lot: 1585
    Sold for: $246$200

    Middle Eastern-style Brass Pocket Sundial, pierced frame with jeweled insets, porcelain marker, inset compass, level, and folding gnomon, lg. 4 in. ...

  • Eugene Cernan (American, 1934-2017)

    Lot: 423
    Sold for: $923$750

    Eugene Cernan (American, 1934-2017) Harrison Schmitt and Split Rock, Station 6, EVA 3, Apollo 17, December 1972. NASA Goddard caption on the verso. Vintage chromogenic print on resin-coated Kodak ...

  • Cased 19th Century Compass and Sundial

    Lot: 277
    Sold for: $523$425

    Cased 19th Century Compass and Sundial, mahogany-cased compass with sunk 2 3/4-in. paper compass card, steel needle, and folding sights, cased universal sundial with hinged hour band, arc scale ...

  • Brass Noon Cannon

    Lot: 292
    Unsold  

    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 ...

  • Brass and Marble Noon Cannon

    Lot: 293
    Sold for: $338$275

    Brass and Marble Noon Cannon, 20th century, 8-in. marble base holding the brass cannon, sundial with gnomon marked 34 degrees, quadrant arches supporting the magnifier. Provenance: Edward S. ...

  • 10-inch Octagonal Bronze Sundial

    Lot: 296
    Sold for: $246$200

    10-inch Octagonal Bronze Sundial, 19th/20th century, engraved roman numeral dial, and pierced gnomon. Provenance: Edward S. Jones collection, Los Angeles. ...

  • Pike & Son Brass Sundial

    Lot: 297
    Sold for: $431$350

    Pike & Son Brass Sundial, New York, 7 1/2-in. dia. with outer arabic numerals, marked "Pike & Son New York" and "L 41 28" along the southern quadrants, central compass, and fixed gnomon. ...

  • Collection of Compasses and Sundials

    Lot: 299
    Sold for: $369$300

    Collection of Compasses and Sundials, 19th/20th century, two brass sundials, one with a collapsible gnomon; four pocket compasses, one with a fully engraved case; two hinged mahogany compasses with ...

  • 18th/19th Century Bronze Sundial

    Lot: 300
    Sold for: $185$150

    18th/19th Century Bronze Sundial, Continental, 5 3/4-in. instrument with an engraved roman numeral dial, mounting holes at each corner, and a finely pierced and scrolled gnomon. Provenance: ...

  • Negretti & Zambra Brass Universal Sundial

    Lot: 304
    Sold for: $338$275

    Negretti & Zambra Brass Universal Sundial, Hatton Gardens, London, 2 1/2-in. applied silvered roman numeral chapter ring reading "Smallest Letters & Figures Used in the South," and "Negretti & ...

  • Brass Pocket Sundial

    Lot: 306
    Sold for: $738$600

    Brass Pocket Sundial, Paris, late 18th century, the octagonal plate signed "Le Maire Paris," bird-shaped hinged gnomon, engraved with roman and arabic numeral horary scales for latitudes 43, 49, and ...

  • Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

    Lot: 307
    Sold for: $431$350

    Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial, 18th century, foliate engraved octagonal base with glazed brass compass and directionals in Latin, folding hour ring with roman numerals and needle gnomon, ...

  • Two Cased 19th Century Instruments

    Lot: 312
    Sold for: $277$225

    Two Cased 19th Century Instruments, Italy and England, a rosewood-cased instrument with 3-in. hand-colored compass card reading in Latin "Studio ac Liabore Prts Michaelisangeli a Neto capuccini ...