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Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial

Wm. J. Young Engraved Brass Sundial

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
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 More ...

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

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

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
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 More ...

Six Pocket Sundials

Six Pocket Sundials

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1379
Sold for:
$400$325

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

19th Century New York Engraved Brass Sundial

19th Century New York Engraved Brass Sundial

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
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 More ...

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
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 More ...

Miniature Cased Noon Cannon

Miniature Cased Noon Cannon

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
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 More ...

Brass Noon Cannon

Brass Noon Cannon

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
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 More ...

Two Pocket Compasses

Two Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
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 More ...

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

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

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
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 More ...

Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield

Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
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 More ...

Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundial

Brass Equinoctial Augsburg-style Pocket Sundial

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
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, More ...

Sheldon Moore Iron Sundial

Sheldon Moore Iron Sundial

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
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 More ...

Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield

Silver Pocket Sundial by Michael Butterfield

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
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 More ...

Middle Eastern-style Brass Pocket Sundial

Middle Eastern-style Brass Pocket Sundial

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
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. More ...

Eugene Cernan (American, 1934-2017)

Eugene Cernan (American, 1934-2017)

Auction:
3048M
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Nov 02, 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 More ...

Cased 19th Century Compass and Sundial

Cased 19th Century Compass and Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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 More ...

Brass Noon Cannon

Brass Noon Cannon

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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 More ...

Brass and Marble Noon Cannon

Brass and Marble Noon Cannon

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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. More ...

10-inch Octagonal Bronze Sundial

10-inch Octagonal Bronze Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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. More ...

Pike & Son Brass Sundial

Pike & Son Brass Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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. More ...

Collection of Compasses and Sundials

Collection of Compasses and Sundials

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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 More ...

18th/19th Century Bronze Sundial

18th/19th Century Bronze Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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: More ...

Negretti & Zambra Brass Universal Sundial

Negretti & Zambra Brass Universal Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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 & More ...

Brass Pocket Sundial

Brass Pocket Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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 More ...

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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, More ...

Two Cased 19th Century Instruments

Two Cased 19th Century Instruments

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
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 More ...

Thomas Blunt Equinoctial Sundial

Thomas Blunt Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
314
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Thomas Blunt Equinoctial Sundial, first quarter 19th century, 6-in. dia. folding silvered roman numeral hour ring marked "T. Blunt Corn-Hill London," latitude arc marked 0-60, folding stylized More ...

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
315
Sold for:
$308$250

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial, France, brass plate inscribed with the latitudes of major cities including, Paris, Lyon, and Bordeaux, inset 3-in. dia. silvered dial compass and blued-steel More ...

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Brass Universal Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Two Brass Sundials

Two Brass Sundials

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$123$100

Two Brass Sundials, 8-in. example reading "Weston London," and "Take tent O' tyme Ere tyme be tent," with compass rose and armillary sphere; a 4 3/4-in. example reading "Tyme Fades," with calibrated More ...