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18 Size Appleton Tracy & Co. 18kt Gold Box-hinged Watch

18 Size Appleton Tracy & Co. 18kt Gold Box-hinged Watch

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
88
Sold for:
$2,829$2,300

18 Size Appleton Tracy & Co. 18kt Gold Box-hinged Watch, A.W. Co., Waltham, fully engraved box-hinged case with roman numeral enameled dial marked "A.W. Co. Waltham," with blued-steel hands and sunk More ...

Ives Reeded Pillar & Scroll Shelf Clock

Ives Reeded Pillar & Scroll Shelf Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
208
Unsold
 

Ives Reeded Pillar & Scroll Shelf Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1825, the scroll-top case with reeded columns and carved capitals flanking the full-length door with glazed upper section over the More ...

Joseph Ives Mahogany Looking Glass Wall Clock

Joseph Ives Mahogany Looking Glass Wall Clock

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$523$425

Joseph Ives Mahogany Looking Glass Wall Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1820, scroll-top mahogany and tiger maple case with carved and fluted full-length columns flanking the upper reverse-painted More ...

Rare Aaron Willard Jr. (1783-1864) Walnut Veneered Figure-eight Wall Regulator

Rare Aaron Willard Jr. (1783-1864) Walnut Veneered Figure-eight Wall Regulator

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$10,455$8,500

Rare Aaron Willard Jr. (1783-1864) Walnut Veneered Figure-eight Wall Regulator, Boston, c. 1825, book-matched veneered hinged door with half-round moldings enclosing the dial aperture and lower More ...

Cary 3-inch "Royal Geographical Society" Portable Refractor Telescope

Cary 3-inch "Royal Geographical Society" Portable Refractor Telescope

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
399
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Cary 3-inch "Royal Geographical Society" Portable Refractor Telescope, London, no. 12, the two-piece main tube engraved "Royal Geographical Society No 12/Cary London," finder scope, rack-and-pinion More ...

Alvan Clark & Sons 4-inch Refractor Telescope

Alvan Clark & Sons 4-inch Refractor Telescope

Auction:
3295M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 11, 2019
Lot:
403
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

Alvan Clark & Sons 4-inch Refractor Telescope, Cambridgeport, Massachusetts, 19th/early 20th century, 49-in. green-painted main tube engraved on ocular collar "Alvan Clark & Sons Co./Cambridgeport More ...

Hampden "Minute Man" 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Hampden "Minute Man" 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
53
Sold for:
$369$300

Hampden "Minute Man" 14kt Gold Open-face Watch, Canton, Ohio, no. 3537473, gold-tone arabic numeral dial marked "Hampden," stem-wind, stem-set, damascened nickel movement marked with serial number More ...

Very Rare and Unusual Pocket Chronograph

Very Rare and Unusual Pocket Chronograph

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
104
Unsold
 

Very Rare and Unusual Pocket Chronograph, multi-tone silvered dial with fifth of a second outer track, constant seconds subsidiary dial at 6 and 30-minute counter at 12, blued-steel chronograph and More ...

Hamilton & Co. Factory Movement Models and Samples

Hamilton & Co. Factory Movement Models and Samples

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Hamilton & Co. Factory Movement Models and Samples, 987A plates, 987A "sample 86," 987 disassembled movement, a 987E with factory tag reading in part "6/0-s Gr. 987E Drives from the 4th pinion, made More ...

Rare Powell & Lealand No. 2 Monocular Microscope

Rare Powell & Lealand No. 2 Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
416
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Rare Powell & Lealand No. 2 Monocular Microscope, 170 Easton Road, London, c. 1862, lacquered brass instrument with compound monocular scope, rack-and-pinion focusing, arm engraved as above with More ...

Husbands & Clarke Compound Binocular Microscope

Husbands & Clarke Compound Binocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
418
Sold for:
$984$800

Husbands & Clarke Compound Binocular Microscope, Bristol, England, c. 1860, lacquered brass instrument with damascening with course and fine rack-and-pinion focusing, square pillar, Y-shaped base More ...

Unmarked Compound Monocular Microscope

Unmarked Compound Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$246$200

Unmarked Compound Monocular Microscope, probably England, lacquered brass instrument with rack-and-pinion coarse focusing, lever fine adjustment, circular stage, large hinged plano mirror, pierced More ...

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
422
Sold for:
$923$750

R & J Beck Compound Binocular Microscope, London, no. 10683, lacquered brass instrument with rack-and-pinion coarse focusing, Lister limb with micrometer fine focusing at rear, draw-tube, circular More ...

F. Pellin Cased Colorimeter

F. Pellin Cased Colorimeter

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1376A
Sold for:
$172$140

F. Pellin Cased Colorimeter, France, late 19th century, black lacquered instrument marked as above with rack-and-pinion adjustment on the divided scale with vernier readouts, fitted velvet-lined More ...

2 1/2-inch Tabletop or Library Presentation Telescope and Book

2 1/2-inch Tabletop or Library Presentation Telescope and Book

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1467
Sold for:
$492$400

2 1/2-inch Tabletop or Library Presentation Telescope and Book, New York, 1853, lacquered-brass instrument with rack-and-pinion focusing with engraved presentation on the 22-in. main tube reading More ...

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$492$400

Unusual Frederick Heisley Vernier Compass, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, first half 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Heisley Harrisburg," in More ...

Hamilton "948" Open-face Watch

Hamilton "948" Open-face Watch

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$246$200

Hamilton "948" Open-face Watch, no. 981892, arabic numeral double sunk dial marked "Hamilton," damascened movement marked "Adjusted 3 Positions/17 Jewels/Safety Pinion," housed in a glass-backed More ...

Illinois Open-face Twenty-four-hour Dial "Miller" Watch

Illinois Open-face Twenty-four-hour Dial "Miller" Watch

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
24
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Illinois Open-face Twenty-four-hour Dial "Miller" Watch, Springfield, Illinois, arabic numeral twenty-four-hour porcelain dial, sunk seconds, and blued-steel hands, marked "Illinois Watch Co.," rear More ...

Hampden "Minute Man" 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Hampden "Minute Man" 14kt Gold Open-face Watch

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
55
Unsold
 

Hampden "Minute Man" 14kt Gold Open-face Watch, Canton, Ohio, no. 3537473, gold-tone arabic numeral dial marked "Hampden," stem-wind, stem-set, damascened nickel movement marked with serial number More ...

Simple Dissecting Microscope

Simple Dissecting Microscope

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
566
Sold for:
$277$225

Simple Dissecting Microscope, F.E. Becker & Co., Hatton Wall, London, 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with a 5 1/2-in. dia. stage and inset black glass rack-and-pinion eyepiece adjustment, More ...

Two Simple Case-mounted Microscopes

Two Simple Case-mounted Microscopes

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
570
Sold for:
$338$275

Two Simple Case-mounted Microscopes, England, lacquered brass scopes with round pillars, rack-and-pinion adjustable stages, and gimbaled mirrors, both mounted to mahogany boxes, ht. 9 in. when More ...

Quekett-type Dissecting Portable Microscope

Quekett-type Dissecting Portable Microscope

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
573
Sold for:
$677$550

Quekett-type Dissecting Portable Microscope, 19th century, damascened surface with two hold-downs, dovetailed pillar attachment with, rack-and-pinion X/Y focusing, and mirror below, table ht. 3 3/4 More ...

Two 19th Century Botanical Microscopes

Two 19th Century Botanical Microscopes

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
577
Sold for:
$400$325

Two 19th Century Botanical Microscopes, lacquered brass instruments, both with adjustable square pillars, rack-and-pinion stages, one mounted to a circular screw base, the other a collapsible More ...

Two Clinometers

Two Clinometers

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
597
Sold for:
$185$150

Two Clinometers, an unmarked lacquered brass instrument with folding sights, bubble level, and rack-and-pinion horizontal adjustment, and a hinged anodized brass instrument marked "Queen & Co. More ...

Two 19th Century Diminutive Theodolites or Transits

Two 19th Century Diminutive Theodolites or Transits

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
644
Sold for:
$615$500

Two 19th Century Diminutive Theodolites or Transits, London, lacquered brass instruments with spotting scopes, inset compass dials, rack-and pinion horizontal adjustments, one signed "W&S More ...

Thomas Harris & Son Library Telescope

Thomas Harris & Son Library Telescope

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
669
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Thomas Harris & Son Library Telescope, London, 19th century, 20 1/2-in. brass main tube, signed on ocular end "Tho. Harris & Son/London," rack-and-pinion focusing, mounted to a center column with More ...

5 1/4-inch Refracting Planetarium Telescope

5 1/4-inch Refracting Planetarium Telescope

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
670
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

5 1/4-inch Refracting Planetarium Telescope, early 20th century, 62-in. brass main tube with dual pulleys, ocular end with manual rotating chrome-plated outer disc with a scale divided 0-70, stepped More ...

Alvan Clark & Sons 4-inch Refractor Telescope

Alvan Clark & Sons 4-inch Refractor Telescope

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
671
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

Alvan Clark & Sons 4-inch Refractor Telescope, Cambridgeport, Massachusetts, c. 1884, 55-in. brass main tube engraved on ocular collar "Alvan Clark & Sons 1884/Cambridgeport Mass.," rack-and-pinion More ...

R.B. Tolles Lacquered Brass Monocular Microscope

R.B. Tolles Lacquered Brass Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
244
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

R.B. Tolles Lacquered Brass Monocular Microscope, Boston, no. 29, c. 1870, curved arm support flanked by two tapered pillars, rack and pinion coarse, and micrometer screw for fine focusing, More ...

Portable Monocular Microscope

Portable Monocular Microscope

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
246
Sold for:
$677$550

Portable Monocular Microscope, first half 20th century, unmarked hinged lacquered brass instrument with rack-and-pinion fine focusing knob on main barrel, square stage, and mounted adjustable More ...