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Early Nautical Wrought Iron and Brass Pulley

Early Nautical Wrought Iron and Brass Pulley

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
344
Sold for:
$400$325

Early Nautical Wrought Iron and Brass Pulley, Europe, mahogany body with wrought iron decorated hinged hook above the offset encased brass pulleys, ht. 19 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of More ...

African Carved Wooden Pulley

African Carved Wooden Pulley

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
389
Sold for:
$12$10

African Carved Wooden Pulley, fully carved central handle, lg. 13 1/4 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

J.A. de Luc-type Hygrometer

J.A. de Luc-type Hygrometer

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
582
Sold for:
$215$175

J.A. de Luc-type Hygrometer, 19th century, brass frame with silvered engraved circular scale reading 0-100, with spring, pointer, and pulley, housed in the original velvet-lined sharkskin case, lg. 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 ...

Carved Baule Heddle Pulley

Carved Baule Heddle Pulley

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$154$125

Carved Baule Heddle Pulley, Ivory Coast, 20th century. More ...

Two Carved Baule Heddle Pulleys

Two Carved Baule Heddle Pulleys

Auction:
3075B
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2018
Lot:
11
Sold for:
$277$225

Two Carved Baule Heddle Pulleys, Ivory Coast, 20th century, hts. 16 in., and 12 3/4 in. More ...

African Wood Carving of a Man and Two Heddle Pulleys.     Estimate $200-400

African Wood Carving of a Man and Two Heddle Pulleys. Estimate $200-400

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1164
Unsold
 

African Wood Carving of a Man and Two Heddle Pulleys. More ...

Carved Pulley

Carved Pulley

Auction:
3063T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 01, 2018
Lot:
1185
Unsold
 

Carved Pulley, Bambara or Mali, Ivory Coast, carved with naturalistic face and hair, height 8 3/4 in. Provenance: Hemingway Gallery, New York. More ...

Two Senufo Bird Head Heddle Pulleys

Two Senufo Bird Head Heddle Pulleys

Auction:
3043B
Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - Dec 02, 2017
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$92$75

Two Senufo Bird Head Heddle Pulleys, ht. to 6 1/2 in. More ...

Brass and Steel Clockmaker's Lathe

Brass and Steel Clockmaker's Lathe

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
196
Sold for:
$111$90

Brass and Steel Clockmaker's Lathe, England, 19th century, unmounted lathe with tailstock, tool rest, and tapered wood pulley mandrel, lg. 11 in. Provenance: Edward S. Jones collection, Los More ...

Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator

Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
382
Sold for:
$738$600

Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator, 19th century, dual glass pillars flank the 8-in. ebonite plates that rotate on dual pulleys, each disc in contact with wire-brush-ended arms, operated by a More ...

Miniature Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator

Miniature Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
383
Sold for:
$738$600

Miniature Wimshurst-style Electrostatic Generator, 19th century, dual glass pillars flank the 3-in. plates that rotate on dual pulleys, each disc in contact with brass combs, two Leyden jars on More ...

Early Edward Massey "New Patent Frictionless" Log

Early Edward Massey "New Patent Frictionless" Log

Auction:
3030T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 05, 2017
Lot:
1211
Sold for:
$62$50

Early Edward Massey "New Patent Frictionless" Log, 19th century, copper instrument with four fins, sliding shutter engraved in part "Edw. Massey's Frictionless Log" covering the triple register More ...

Five Carved Whalebone Items

Five Carved Whalebone Items

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1229
Sold for:
$431$350

Five Carved Whalebone Items, 19th century, a pulley block, two clothespins, a shark, and a fish, lg. to 7 in. More ...

Three Wood Pulleys

Three Wood Pulleys

Auction:
3021M
Auction:
Discovery - Jul 20, 2017
Lot:
420
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Wood Pulleys, ht. to 8 in. More ...

Large Iron and Wood Pulley with Hook

Large Iron and Wood Pulley with Hook

Auction:
3016T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 15, 2017
Lot:
1210
Unsold
 

Large Iron and Wood Pulley with Hook, ht. 32 in. More ...

Charles Fasoldt's Patent Inverted Dial Regulator

Charles Fasoldt's Patent Inverted Dial Regulator

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$315,000$260,000

Charles Fasoldt's Patent Inverted Dial Regulator, Albany, for H. Eckert, Troy, New York, c. 1865, gilt-iron and glass case with full-length glass doors front and back, the front marked in gold leaf More ...

New England Mirror Wall Clock

New England Mirror Wall Clock

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

New England Mirror Wall Clock, probably southern Maine, c. 1820, the pine case with ebonized and gilt turned half-columns with brass rosettes at the corners, reverse-painted glass over the painted More ...

William Bond & Sons Mahogany Astronomical Floor Regulator No. 152

William Bond & Sons Mahogany Astronomical Floor Regulator No. 152

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
134
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

William Bond & Sons Mahogany Astronomical Floor Regulator No. 152, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1860, the turned and segmented wooden bezel opens to the 11 1/2-in. silvered brass dial with outer More ...

John Moore & Sons Regency Mahogany Regulator, Thomas Nicholas Lowther, Cabinetmaker

John Moore & Sons Regency Mahogany Regulator, Thomas Nicholas Lowther, Cabinetmaker

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$13,530$11,000

John Moore & Sons Regency Mahogany Regulator, Thomas Nicholas Lowther, Cabinetmaker, Clerkenwell, London, c. 1825-30, pitched pediment case with chamfered corners flanking the 12-in. glazed door More ...

English Astronomical Regulator by Gabriel

English Astronomical Regulator by Gabriel

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

English Astronomical Regulator by Gabriel, London, c. 1860, arch-top mahogany case with full-length glazed door, paneled lower section and simple stepped base, silvered 12-in. dial marked More ...

Seven Nautical Block Pulleys

Seven Nautical Block Pulleys

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
361
Sold for:
$277$225

Seven Nautical Block Pulleys, 19th/20th century, a blue-painted double stropped block with an iron hook, large triple sheaved pulley with iron hook; two single sheaved block pulleys with gimbaled More ...

Sailing Ship's Masthead Trucks and Fids

Sailing Ship's Masthead Trucks and Fids

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
375
Sold for:
$123$100

Sailing Ship's Masthead Trucks and Fids, 19th/20th century, four wood masthead trucks, two spherical and two disc-shaped (one lignum vitae) with interior pulleys, and four wooden splicing fids (one More ...

German Lithographed Antique Tin Shop Steam Toy

German Lithographed Antique Tin Shop Steam Toy

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1939
Sold for:
$861$700

German Lithographed Antique Tin Shop Steam Toy, with six moving figures at machines controlled by a wheel-and-pulley system, (imperfections), ht. 8 3/4, wd. 21 1/2 in. More ...

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976)      Aula Magna

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Aula Magna

Auction:
2977B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Jan 27, 2017
Lot:
438
Sold for:
$25,830$21,000

Alexander Calder (American, 1898-1976) Aula Magna Inscribed "AULA MAGNA/-Caracas" l.l. and "STAGE RIGHT" l.c., dated and signed "July 2, 1952/A. Calder" l.r. Gouache, pencil, and ink on More ...

Two Cast Iron Circus Toys

Two Cast Iron Circus Toys

Auction:
2961B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 19, 2016
Lot:
623
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Cast Iron Circus Toys, late 19th century, a red-painted circus wagon marked "OVERLAND CIRCUS" holding six musicians and a driver, pulled by two white horses with red riders; and a yellow More ...

Musical French Weight-powered Skeleton Clock

Musical French Weight-powered Skeleton Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
671
Sold for:
$12,300$10,000

Musical French Weight-powered Skeleton Clock, Moinau et Degrege, No. 6, c. 1835, the silvered roman numeral dial with moon hands and polished skeletonized frame supporting the thirty-hour movement More ...

E. Howard & Co. Time-only Tower Clock

E. Howard & Co. Time-only Tower Clock

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
712
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

E. Howard & Co. Time-only Tower Clock, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1880, painted iron frame with pinstriping on cabriole legs with maker's name boss stating E. Howard & Co./Boston, 1.5 second beating More ...

Six Ethnographic Items

Six Ethnographic Items

Auction:
2911T
Auction:
Discovery - Jun 09, 2016
Lot:
1671
Unsold
 

Six Ethnographic Items, five from Africa: a Dogon door latch, a small carved horn, a piece of metal currency, a large brass bracelet, and a wood heddle pulley, and a maroon wood stool from Surinam, More ...

IME Watchmaker's Lathe

IME Watchmaker's Lathe

Auction:
2890M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 29, 2016
Lot:
278
Sold for:
$431$350

IME Watchmaker's Lathe, London, no. 1067, the pulley-driven 10-in. metal bed with headstock having an indexing plate, tailstock, a set of WW collets, three-jaw chuck, and associated accessories, More ...