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Joseph Somalvico & Co. 10-inch Ebony Octant

Joseph Somalvico & Co. 10-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$308$250

Joseph Somalvico & Co. 10-inch Ebony Octant, London, 19th century, ebony frame brass index arm, horizon mirror, sunshades and eyepiece, cross bar plaque reading "Josh. Somalvico & Co. Opticians More ...

H. Duren 10-inch Ebony Octant

H. Duren 10-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$400$325

H. Duren 10-inch Ebony Octant, New York, 19th century, with brass index arm, bone scale and vernier read-out, pinnula, horizon mirror and sunshades, central plaque reading "J I M Ray More ...

H. Hughes 9-inch Ebony and Brass Octant

H. Hughes 9-inch Ebony and Brass Octant

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$461$375

H. Hughes 9-inch Ebony and Brass Octant, 19th century, brass index arm, scale reading 0-100, horizon mirror, and pinnula, all housed in a fitted mahogany case with label reading "H. Highes Optical, More ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

10-inch Ebony Octant

10-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
3053T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 15, 2017
Lot:
1345
Sold for:
$246$200

10-inch Ebony Octant, 19th century, engraved bone scale reading 0-105, brass index arm with thumbscrew lock down, and vernier scale from 0-20, brass sighting scope, sighting pinnula, mirror More ...

14-inch Rosewood Octant in Red-painted Case

14-inch Rosewood Octant in Red-painted Case

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
273
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

14-inch Rosewood Octant in Red-painted Case, 19th century, brass indexing arm, sighting pinnula, horizon mirror, and sunshades, scale from 0-95, and vernier 0-20, housed in a fitted red-painted More ...

18th Century Ebony Octant

18th Century Ebony Octant

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
275
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

18th Century Ebony Octant, possibly South Carolina, 16-in. ebony frame with brass index arm engraved "William Goff/Geo Sonns 1782/ So. Carol." horizon mirror, sunshades, pinnula, and lower scale More ...

Large Paint-decorated Octant Trade Sign

Large Paint-decorated Octant Trade Sign

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
276
Unsold
 

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 ...

D. Eggert & Son Ebony Octant

D. Eggert & Son Ebony Octant

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
279
Sold for:
$523$425

D. Eggert & Son Ebony Octant, New York, 19th century, engraved ivory scale reading 0-105, brass index arm with thumbscrew lock down, vernier from 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror magnifier, sunshades, More ...

Nautical Painted Trade Sign

Nautical Painted Trade Sign

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
284
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Nautical Painted Trade Sign, arch-top wooden painted sign with a black ground, applied edge molding, and an octant, telescope and globe, reading in part "Naval/Charts/Globes Ships Provisioned," ht. More ...

Spencer, Browning & Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant

Spencer, Browning & Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1496
Unsold
 

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 ...

Two Ebony Boxed Octants

Two Ebony Boxed Octants

Auction:
2997T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 06, 2017
Lot:
1877
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Ebony Boxed Octants, 19th century, both with horizon mirror, sunshades, and brass index arm with vernier scale, one marked "Walker Liverpool," with retail label reading in part "Chas C. More ...

Carved Soapstone Chop

Carved Soapstone Chop

Auction:
2992B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 18, 2017
Lot:
150
Sold for:
$123$100

Carved Soapstone Chop, China, octagonal, surmounted with a coiled dragon, the body decorated with an incised landscape and a poem, orange stone with yellow matrix, ht. 6 5/8 in. Provenance: The More ...

16-inch Radius Rosewood Octant

16-inch Radius Rosewood Octant

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
971
Sold for:
$584$475

16-inch Radius Rosewood Octant, the index arm terminating in brass with lock-down knob, ivory scale marked 0-90, sighting pinnula, mirrors, and colored filters, maker's boss or plaque illegible, all More ...

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
971A
Sold for:
$369$300

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant, H. Duren, New York, 19th century, engraved ivory scale reading 0-100, brass index arm with thumbscrew lock down, vernier from 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror More ...

Cary Reflecting Sector and Plotting Instrument

Cary Reflecting Sector and Plotting Instrument

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1037
Sold for:
$523$425

Cary Reflecting Sector and Plotting Instrument, London, mid-19th century, lacquered brass instrument with protractor scale engraved 0-130 and marked "Cary London," sighting pinnula and half-silvered More ...

15-inch Ebony Octant

15-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1121A
Sold for:
$431$350

15-inch Ebony Octant, 19th century, with ivory scale calibrated 0-90, brass index arm, locking thumbscrew, and ivory vernier reading 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror magnifier, sun shades, unmarked More ...

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Charles Kennedy's Boxed Sextant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1122
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 ...

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1122A
Sold for:
$400$325

James Imray 10-inch Ebony Octant, H. Duren, New York, 19th century, engraved ivory scale reading 0-100, brass index arm with thumbscrew lock down, vernier from 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror More ...

E. & C.W. Blunt 8-inch Brass Octant

E. & C.W. Blunt 8-inch Brass Octant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1123
Sold for:
$677$550

E. & C.W. Blunt 8-inch Brass Octant, New York, 19th century, inset silvered scale calculated 0-105, index arm with vernier, lock-down screw and magnifier, 3-in. sighting scope, horizon mirror, sun More ...

E. & G.W. Blunt 11-inch Ebony Octant

E. & G.W. Blunt 11-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
2900T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Jun 01, 2016
Lot:
1123A
Sold for:
$431$350

E. & G.W. Blunt 11-inch Ebony Octant, New York, 19th century, engraved ivory scale reading 0-110, brass index arm with thumbscrew lock down, vernier from 0-20, sighting pinnula, mirror magnifier, More ...

Spencer Browning and Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant

Spencer Browning and Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
310
Sold for:
$400$325

Spencer Browning and Rust 12-inch Ebony Octant, London, 19th century, bone scale calibrated 0-95, brass index arm with vernier, sighting pinnula, sun shades, cross-arm bone boss reading: Spencer More ...

Ebony and Brass 10-inch Octant in Wooden Case

Ebony and Brass 10-inch Octant in Wooden Case

Auction:
2855B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 25, 2015
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$369$300

Ebony and Brass 10-inch Octant in Wooden Case, Spencer, Browning and Rust, London, England, early 19th century, with plaque engraved as above, brass index arm with vernier, sunshades, and horizon More ...