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Large Paint-decorated Octant Trade Sign

Large Paint-decorated Octant Trade Sign

Auction:
3110T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 14, 2018
Lot:
2035
Sold for:
$277$225

Large Paint-decorated Octant Trade Sign, 20th century, black- and red-painted wooden sign with fixed index arm, pinnula, and tiled scale, ht. 61 in. More ...

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation  , Signed Copy.

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation , Signed Copy.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1245
Sold for:
$74$60

Preble, George Henry (1816-1885) A Chronological History of the Origin and Development of Steam Navigation, Signed Copy. Philadelphia: Hamersly & Co., 1883. First edition, octavo, signed by the More ...

Gulfs of Florida and Mexico. A New Chart of the Gulfs of Florida and Mexico, Including the Windward Passages. Drawn from the Spanish Su

Gulfs of Florida and Mexico. A New Chart of the Gulfs of Florida and Mexico, Including the Windward Passages. Drawn from the Spanish Su

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1356
Sold for:
$492$400

Gulfs of Florida and Mexico. A New Chart of the Gulfs of Florida and Mexico, Including the Windward Passages. Drawn from the Spanish Surveys. De Mayne, Lockwood & Co., New Edition. London: R. More ...

Large Painted Pine Lobster Pot Buoy

Large Painted Pine Lobster Pot Buoy

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1393
Sold for:
$37$30

Large Painted Pine Lobster Pot Buoy, lg. 28 in. More ...

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952)      Narcissus

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
421
Unsold
 

Jim Shaw (American, b. 1952) Narcissus from the series My Mirage Unsigned. Plastic on mirror, 17 x 14 in. (43.2 x 35.5 cm), framed. Condition: Surface grime. Provenance: Acquired directly More ...

Hamilton "4992B" Navigation Master Watch

Hamilton "4992B" Navigation Master Watch

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
6
Sold for:
$554$450

Hamilton "4992B" Navigation Master Watch, serial # 4C31626, black twenty-four-hour dial, damascened plates marked "22 Jewels/Adj. Temp. and 6 Positions/U.S. Govt.," case back engraved "Navigation More ...

Two Hamilton Model 23 Navigational Chronograph Watches and a Case and Dial

Two Hamilton Model 23 Navigational Chronograph Watches and a Case and Dial

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
9
Sold for:
$923$750

Two Hamilton Model 23 Navigational Chronograph Watches and a Case and Dial, serial no. P8421, P27094, c. 1941, black arabic numeral dials with thirty-minute and seconds registers, and marked More ...

Two Hamilton "4992B" Navigational Watches, and a "4992B" Case and Dial

Two Hamilton "4992B" Navigational Watches, and a "4992B" Case and Dial

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Two Hamilton "4992B" Navigational Watches, and a "4992B" Case and Dial, no. 4098496 and 4099264, black twenty-four-hour dials, damascened movement marked "Hamilton Watch Co./4992B 22 Jewels/Adj. More ...

Brass Pocket Sextant

Brass Pocket Sextant

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
381
Sold for:
$154$125

Brass Pocket Sextant, probably England, 19th century, lacquered brass 3-in. dia. instrument with silvered scale and vernier, magnifier, index, and horizon mirror, housed in a rope-edged case. 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 ...

Henri Coutureau Quintant or Pocket Sextant

Henri Coutureau Quintant or Pocket Sextant

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
661
Sold for:
$861$700

Henri Coutureau Quintant or Pocket Sextant, France, late 19th century, chrome-plated bronze frame with index arm engraved "Coutureau Invr.," damascened main plate surrounds the sunk compass dial, More ...

Lacquered Brass Sextant and an Octant

Lacquered Brass Sextant and an Octant

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
662
Sold for:
$369$300

Lacquered Brass Sextant and an Octant, England, early 20th century, both with pierced brass frames with index arms, sighting pinnulas, mirrors, and sunshades, sextant marked on scale arc "J.W. More ...

Two 19th Century Ebony Octants

Two 19th Century Ebony Octants

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
663
Sold for:
$461$375

Two 19th Century Ebony Octants, England, each with brass index arm, sighting pinnula, horizon mirror, and sunshade, one marked "E & G. W. Blunt" on the crossbar, housed in the original green-painted More ...

Two 19th Century New York 12-inch Ebony Octants

Two 19th Century New York 12-inch Ebony Octants

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
664
Sold for:
$554$450

Two 19th Century New York 12-inch Ebony Octants, with brass index arms, sighting pinnulas, sunshades, and mirrors, one marked "Fry & Shaw/New York," with keystone-shaped box and interior label from More ...

Thomas Wegener No. 1773 Anodized Brass Sextant

Thomas Wegener No. 1773 Anodized Brass Sextant

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
665
Sold for:
$338$275

Thomas Wegener No. 1773 Anodized Brass Sextant, Berlin, imported by C.L. Berger & Sons, Boston, c. 1920, pierced "A"-frame body with index arm reading: "Th. Wegener Berlin No. 1773/imported by C.L More ...

19th Century Octant in a Signed Oak Case

19th Century Octant in a Signed Oak Case

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
666
Sold for:
$369$300

19th Century Octant in a Signed Oak Case, mahogany frame with brass index arm, mirror, sunshades, and pinnula, scale from 0-100, housed in a keystone-shaped oak case with painted interior reading More ...

Potter 5-inch Lacquered Brass Sextant

Potter 5-inch Lacquered Brass Sextant

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
667
Sold for:
$246$200

Potter 5-inch Lacquered Brass Sextant, Poultry, London, pierced frame with silvered scale marked 0-160 and engraved "Potter, Poultry, London," vernier with magnifier, mirrors, eyepiece, and an 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 ...

Unmarked 8-inch Brass Sextant

Unmarked 8-inch Brass Sextant

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1001
Sold for:
$492$400

Unmarked 8-inch Brass Sextant, 19th century, pierced brass "A"-frame instrument with index arm, silvered inset scale, horizon mirror, and mahogany handle, housed in its original mahogany fitted box More ...

Wilson & Gillie Boxed Brass Sextant.     Estimate $200-400

Wilson & Gillie Boxed Brass Sextant. Estimate $200-400

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1573
Sold for:
$338$275

Wilson & Gillie Boxed Brass Sextant. More ...

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Auction:
3086T
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 21, 2018
Lot:
1077
Sold for:
$209$170

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant, Negus, New York, patinated pierced frame with brass and inset silver scale reading 0-120, and engraved "Negus New York," index arm with vernier scale 0-20, and More ...

Small Group of Canadian Provincial Tokens

Small Group of Canadian Provincial Tokens

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1194
Sold for:
$86$70

Small Group of Canadian Provincial Tokens, including an 1857 Prince Edward Island "Self Government And Free Trade" halfpenny, an 1825 "To Facilitate Trade" an 1838 "Trade And Navigation/Pure Copper More ...

1793 Manchester "Success to Navigation" Halfpenny Conder Token, DH-135

1793 Manchester "Success to Navigation" Halfpenny Conder Token, DH-135

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1254
Sold for:
$37$30

1793 Manchester "Success to Navigation" Halfpenny Conder Token, DH-135, approx. AU/UNC. More ...

Eight Penny and Halfpenny Tokens

Eight Penny and Halfpenny Tokens

Auction:
3074T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 08, 2018
Lot:
1265
Sold for:
$37$30

Eight Penny and Halfpenny Tokens, three pennies: an 1811 Cornwall "For The Accommodation Of The County," approx. F/VF, an 1811 Birmingham and Neath Crown Copper Company, approx. XF, and an 1812 More ...

Cased Brass Sextant.     Estimate $20-200

Cased Brass Sextant. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1212
Sold for:
$135$110

Cased Brass Sextant. More ...

Cased David White Co. Naval "Mark II" Sextant.     Estimate $20-200

Cased David White Co. Naval "Mark II" Sextant. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1412
Sold for:
$148$120

Cased David White Co. Naval "Mark II" Sextant. More ...

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Auction:
3060T
Auction:
Discovery - Dec 07, 2017
Lot:
1386
Unsold
 

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant, Negus, New York, patinated pierced frame with brass and inset silver scale reading 0-120, and engraved "Negus New York," index arm with vernier scale 0-20, and More ...

14kt Gold Compass Rose Pendant with Compass, A.G.A. Correa & Son

14kt Gold Compass Rose Pendant with Compass, A.G.A. Correa & Son

Auction:
3056T
Auction:
Fine Jewelry - Nov 28, 2017
Lot:
1323
Sold for:
$431$350

14kt Gold Compass Rose Pendant with Compass, A.G.A. Correa & Son, lg. 1 1/4 in., signed, with chain. More ...

Small Group of Nautical Equipment

Small Group of Nautical Equipment

Auction:
3041M
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 16, 2017
Lot:
374
Sold for:
$369$300

Small Group of Nautical Equipment, including a sextant, speed logs, readabout, and a Middle Eastern pistol. More ...

Spencer, Browning & Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant

Spencer, Browning & Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1053
Sold for:
$338$275

Spencer, Browning & Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant, London, 19th century, engraved bone scale reading from 0-95 with initials 'SBR' in the center, brass index arm, vernier marked 0-20, and thumbscrew, More ...