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Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Trippensee Planetarium, Detroit, Michigan, a chain and gear-driven brass sun, Venus, earth and earth's moon revolve as the wooden arm is rotated, brass base with seasonal, monthly and zodiacal More ...

Portable Apollo Projector Screen.     Estimate $20-200

Portable Apollo Projector Screen. Estimate $20-200

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$12$10

Portable Apollo Projector Screen. 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Trippensee and an Oland Sales Co. Planetarium

Trippensee and an Oland Sales Co. Planetarium

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
384
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

Trippensee and an Oland Sales Co. Planetarium, Saginaw, Michigan, and Olney, Illinois, Trippensee Planetarium Company, chain- and gear-driven Bakelite sun, Venus, earth, and moon on a movable arm More ...

Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$738$600

Trippensee Planetarium, Saginaw, Michigan, chain and gear driven Bakelite Sun, Venus, Earth, and Moon on a moveable arm marked with the maker's name as above and inset compass, molded and brass More ...

Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Trippensee Planetarium, Detroit, Michigan, no. 11874, with 3-in. terrestrial globe made up of twelve gores, black- and white-painted wooden moon ball, geared and chain-drive mechanism on a More ...

Brass 12-inch Planetarium

Brass 12-inch Planetarium

Auction:
2857M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 31, 2015
Lot:
413
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

Brass 12-inch Planetarium, France, possibly by Delamarche, 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, More ...

Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
2809T
Auction:
Fine Wines - May 28, 2015
Lot:
1055
Sold for:
$431$350

Trippensee Planetarium, Trippensee Mfg. Co., Detroit, Michigan, no. 10378, with 3-in. terrestrial globe made up of twelve gores, black- and white-painted wood moon ball, geared and chain-drive More ...

W. Jones Planetarium or Orrery

W. Jones Planetarium or Orrery

Auction:
2804M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 25, 2015
Lot:
228
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

W. Jones Planetarium or Orrery, London, 19th century, lacquered brass planetarium with 1-in. dia. sun and seven arms supporting turned bone planets and their moons on separate rings, with threaded More ...

Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
2804M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 25, 2015
Lot:
229
Unsold
 

Trippensee Planetarium, Trippensee Mfg. Co., Detroit, Michigan, no. 10378, with 3-in. terrestrial globe made up of twelve gores, black- and white-painted wood moon ball, geared and chain-drive More ...

Laing's Planetarium

Laing's Planetarium

Auction:
2804M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 25, 2015
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Laing's Planetarium, Essex, Ontario, c. 1896, with 3-in. terrestrial globe made up of twelve gores, cartouche reading American Globe and School Supply Co., black- and white-painted wood moon ball, More ...

Trippensee Solar System Model Sol-300

Trippensee Solar System Model Sol-300

Auction:
2763T
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2014
Lot:
1177
Sold for:
$308$250

Trippensee Solar System Model Sol-300, Trippensee Planetarium Co., Saginaw, Michigan, the 6-in. colored lithograph tin globe centering the planets, sun, and moon that are attached to movable metal More ...

Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
2724M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 03, 2014
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

Trippensee Planetarium, The Trippensee Planetarium Mfg. Co., Detroit Michigan, with 3-in. twelve-gore terrestrial globe, black-and-white painted-wood moon ball, geared and chain-drive mechanism on More ...

Trippensee Orrery

Trippensee Orrery

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
162
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

Trippensee Orrery, Trippensee Planetarium Company, Saginaw, Michigan, chain and gear driven Bakelite Sun, Venus, Earth and Moon on a moveable arm marked with the maker's name as above and inset More ...

Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
168
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Trippensee Planetarium, Trippensee Manufacturing Company, Saginaw, Michigan, chain and gear driven earth, and planets around a stationary yellow sun, 16-in. arm supporting the earth and marked with More ...

Twenty-five Clock and Watch-related Books and Pamphlets

Twenty-five Clock and Watch-related Books and Pamphlets

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
556
Sold for:
$735$600

Twenty-five Clock and Watch-related Books and Pamphlets, 19th and 20th century, including Baines History, Directory, and Gazetteer, of the County Palatine of Lancaster, Vols. 1 and 2, 1825; Prasteau More ...

Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
2527M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 20, 2010
Lot:
414
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

Trippensee Planetarium, Trippensee Manufacturing Company, Detroit, Michigan, a chain and gear driven brass sun, Venus, earth and earth's moon revolve as the wooden arm is rotated, brass base with More ...

Seven Titles on Antique Clocks

Seven Titles on Antique Clocks

Auction:
2527M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 20, 2010
Lot:
661
Sold for:
$107$90

Seven Titles on Antique Clocks, including, Beeson, English Church Clocks 1280-1850 and Perpigana 1356, The Making of a Clock and Bell for the King's Castle, Britten, Old Clocks and Watches and Their More ...

Four Publications on Astronomical Clocks

Four Publications on Astronomical Clocks

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$830$700

Four Publications on Astronomical Clocks, including Maurice Mayre, the Clockwork Universe, Henry C. King, Geared to the Stars: The Evolution of Planetariums, Orreries and Astronomical Clocks, Joseph More ...

Musser Copernican Planetarium

Musser Copernican Planetarium

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

Musser Copernican Planetarium, Scientific Space Industries, c 1960, the model 500 planetarium in heavy plastic casing features motorized planetary motions of Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter and More ...

Trippensee Planetarium

Trippensee Planetarium

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
670
Sold for:
$500$500

Trippensee Planetarium, by Trippensee Planetarium Co., Saginaw, Michigan, with 3-inch George Cram Co. globe with Trippensee Planetarium Co. cartouche, perspex Sun, wood Moon, geared triple More ...

New Portable Orrery Set by William Jones

New Portable Orrery Set by William Jones

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
687
Unsold
 

New Portable Orrery Set by William Jones, comprising mechanical tellurium with lacquered brass gear train, hand-turned action, engraved ivory Earth and brass Moon revolving on their respective axis More ...

Trippensee Planetarirum Model EL-62

Trippensee Planetarirum Model EL-62

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$264$225

Trippensee Planetarirum Model EL-62, Saginaw, Michigan, with 3-inch Trippensee Planetarium Co. globe, rotating by geared chain-drive around illuminated Perspex sun and wooden moon ball, on Bakelite More ...

Rare School's Compendium of Planetarium, Tellurium and Globe by Holbrook & Co.

Rare School's Compendium of Planetarium, Tellurium and Globe by Holbrook & Co.

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
410
Sold for:
$44,063$37,500

Rare School's Compendium of Planetarium, Tellurium and Globe by Holbrook & Co., Berea, Ohio, the planetarium with geared hand-cranked mechanism rotating earth with orbiting moon, and seven planets More ...

Teacher's Guide to Illustration: a Manual to Accompany Holbrook's School Apparatus

Teacher's Guide to Illustration: a Manual to Accompany Holbrook's School Apparatus

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
411
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

Teacher's Guide to Illustration: a Manual to Accompany Holbrook's School Apparatus, F.C. Brownell, pubd. New York: 1871, by American School Apparatus Co., 4vo, 194 pages, frontispiece, chapters More ...

Two Engraved Astronomical Book Plates

Two Engraved Astronomical Book Plates

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$71$60

Two Engraved Astronomical Book Plates, the first showing the Mechanical Paradox (planetarium), Mural Quadrant, and Cometarum; the second engraved by J. Farey and pubd. 1820, showing planetary More ...

Reproduction of  a Jones Planetarium

Reproduction of a Jones Planetarium

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$264$225

Reproduction of a Jones Planetarium, with geared brass mechanism operating earth and moon orbiting around a lacquered brass sun ball, on mahogany base with paper horizon circle, dia. 7 1/2 in. More ...