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Handel Desk Lamp

Handel Desk Lamp

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
68
Unsold
 

Handel Desk Lamp, Meridian, Connecticut, early 20th century, patinated base with geometric decoration, adjustable arm, mottled green glass shade, cloth Handel label, approx. ht. 11 1/2 in. More ...

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
372
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual William J. Young Vernier Compass, no. 9917, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. gray-silvered dial marked "Wm. J. Young/Maker Philadelphia/9917/Meridian line on Compass answers to 10 More ...

Rare Norddeutscher Lloyd Breman Line Agent's Globe

Rare Norddeutscher Lloyd Breman Line Agent's Globe

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
431
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Rare Norddeutscher Lloyd Breman Line Agent's Globe, Paul Rath, c. 1924, 24-in. dia. relief globe with oceans showing steamship routes, the cartouche in the Pacific Ocean with image of a steamship More ...

Jonathan Kenworthy (British/American, b. 1943)      Bust of a Man

Jonathan Kenworthy (British/American, b. 1943) Bust of a Man

Auction:
3203B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 25, 2019
Lot:
417
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Jonathan Kenworthy (British/American, b. 1943) Bust of a Man Incised signature, date, and number "© KENWORTHY 79/1/7" and foundry mark from Meridian Bronze, London, all near the base. Bronze More ...

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
264
Unsold
 

Joseph Schedler's 12-inch Terrestrial Globe, mid-19th century, twelve colored printed gores with cartouche in the Pacific, iron meridian ring with scale in four quadrants, paper horizon band laid More ...

Gilman Joslin 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Gilman Joslin 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$984$800

Gilman Joslin 12-inch Terrestrial Globe, Boston, mid-19th century, twelve printed colored gores with hour rings at both Poles, analemma in the Pacific, cartouche reading in part "Joslin's More ...

Merriam Moore & Co. 6-inch Terrestrial Globe

Merriam Moore & Co. 6-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
268
Sold for:
$523$425

Merriam Moore & Co. 6-inch Terrestrial Globe, Troy, New York, c. 1853, twelve colored engraved gores, printed hour rings at the poles, acanthus leaf decorated analemma border, Russian Territory More ...

Newton's 3-inch Terrestrial Globe

Newton's 3-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$677$550

Newton's 3-inch Terrestrial Globe, 66 Chanery Lane, London, 19th century, printed gores with cartouche reading in part as above, half-brass meridian ring mounted to a turned wood base, ht. 6 in. More ...

H.B. Nims & Co. 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

H.B. Nims & Co. 12-inch Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
271
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

H.B. Nims & Co. 12-inch Terrestrial Globe, Troy, New York, twelve printed colored gores with hour rings at the North Pole, analemma in the Pacific, cartouche reading in part "The Franklin More ...

Bradley & Hubbard Blinking-eye Lion Clock

Bradley & Hubbard Blinking-eye Lion Clock

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

Bradley & Hubbard Blinking-eye Lion Clock, Meridian, Connecticut, 19th century, original painted cast iron surface, 2 1/2-in. paper dial, and eyes, with a thirty-hour, time-only, skeletonized brass More ...

Lacquered Brass 11-inch Planetarium

Lacquered Brass 11-inch Planetarium

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Lacquered Brass 11-inch Planetarium, France, 19th century, with 1-in. sun-sphere, geared hand-turned mechanism to revolve the Earth and Moon, seven circle paper planets with descriptions (lacking More ...

Pair of Thomas Harris & Son 12-inch Floor Standing Globes

Pair of Thomas Harris & Son 12-inch Floor Standing Globes

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
674
Unsold
 

Pair of Thomas Harris & Son 12-inch Floor Standing Globes, London, first quarter 19th century, made up of twelve hand-colored gores laid down on plaster spheres with terrestrial cartouche reading 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 ...

T.M Bardin 12-inch Celestial Table Globe

T.M Bardin 12-inch Celestial Table Globe

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
677
Sold for:
$984$800

T.M Bardin 12-inch Celestial Table Globe, London, c. 1800, made up of twelve hand-colored engraved paper gores, decorated with constellation names, cartouche reading in part "The New Twelve Inch More ...

Matthaeus Greuter Celestial Table Globe

Matthaeus Greuter Celestial Table Globe

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
678
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

Matthaeus Greuter Celestial Table Globe, Rome, c. 1636, made up of twelve copper-engraved paper gores, two polar calottes, all laid down on the 10-in. plaster covered wooden sphere, cartouche More ...

McCarthy, Cormac (b. 1933) Blood Meridian.

McCarthy, Cormac (b. 1933) Blood Meridian.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
379
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

McCarthy, Cormac (b. 1933) Blood Meridian. New York: Random House, [1985]. Stated first edition, in publisher's cloth and the original dust jacket, 8 1/4 x 5 1/2 in. More ...

Cary 6-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Cary 6-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

Cary 6-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial, London, 19th century, two concentric brass rings folding flat when not in use, a meridian ring engraved "Cary London," with scale calibrated 0-90, More ...

Dollond 4-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Dollond 4-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
308
Sold for:
$984$800

Dollond 4-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial, London, 18th century, two concentric brass rings folding flat when not in use, a meridian ring with "N/S" flanking the zero line on the latitude More ...

Cary 6-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Cary 6-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
309
Sold for:
$984$800

Cary 6-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial, early 19th century, two concentric brass rings folding flat when not in use, meridian ring engraved "Cary London," with scale calibrated 0-90, the More ...

2 3/4-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

2 3/4-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
310
Sold for:
$492$400

2 3/4-inch Brass Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial, 18th/19th century, two concentric brass rings folding flat when not in use, front of the meridian ring calibrated 0-90, the reverse calibrated 0-90, More ...

3-inch Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

3-inch Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
313
Sold for:
$308$250

3-inch Universal Equinoctial Ring Dial, 19th century, unsigned, two concentric brass rings folding flat when not in use, meridian ring engraved 10-90 on one side, 10-80 on the reverse, the More ...

E.I. Dent's Portable Dipleidoscope or Meridian Instrument

E.I. Dent's Portable Dipleidoscope or Meridian Instrument

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$677$550

E.I. Dent's Portable Dipleidoscope or Meridian Instrument, London, 19th century, 4 1/4-in. square base with trough compass, spirit level, and double reflecting mirrors housed in a cone-shaped body, More ...

Wilson's New 13-inch Celestial Table Globe

Wilson's New 13-inch Celestial Table Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
408
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

Wilson's New 13-inch Celestial Table Globe, Cyrus Lancaster, Albany, 1837, twelve hand-colored engraved gores on a plaster sphere, hour ring (lacking brass disc), cartouche reading in part "Wilson's More ...

Miniature Brass-geared Planetarium

Miniature Brass-geared Planetarium

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$523$425

Miniature Brass-geared Planetarium, England, lacquered brass instrument with geared planets, horizon band, and meridian rings, mechanism signed "British Newport Made by Clocks LTD" on the underside, More ...

Brass 12-inch Planetarium

Brass 12-inch Planetarium

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Brass 12-inch Planetarium, France, with 1 1/4-in. sun-ball, geared hand-turned mechanism to revolve the Earth and Moon (not functioning), nine bone planets on brass arms, pewter horizon ring showing More ...

Pair of 12-inch C.F. Cruchley's Tabletop Globes

Pair of 12-inch C.F. Cruchley's Tabletop Globes

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Pair of 12-inch C.F. Cruchley's Tabletop Globes, 81 Fleet Street, London, both with calibrated half meridian rings, terrestrial cartouche reading in part "Cruchley's New Terrestrial Globe/Exhibiting More ...

Delamarche 4-in. Terrestrial Globe

Delamarche 4-in. Terrestrial Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$338$275

Delamarche 4-in. Terrestrial Globe, Paris, c. 1845, with paper gores laid over a plaster veneer sphere, calibrated paper meridian ring, and printed horizon band, all resting on a delicately turned More ...

Newton's 3-inch Celestial Pocket Globe

Newton's 3-inch Celestial Pocket Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

Newton's 3-inch Celestial Pocket Globe, London, first half 19th century, made up of twelve hand-colored engraved paper gores, decorated with constellation names, green background and the Milky Way More ...

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

Malby's 18-inch Terrestrial Floor Standing Globe, London, c. 1868, Edward Stanford publisher, made up of twelve hand-colored gores, with a table located in the South Pacific reading in part "Table More ...

German Lacquered Brass Pocket Telescope Level

German Lacquered Brass Pocket Telescope Level

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$135$110

German Lacquered Brass Pocket Telescope Level, late 19th century, 5-in. telescope with crosshairs, spring-loaded tilt adjustment, bubble level, and horizontal fine adjustment with vernier scale, More ...