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Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
231
Sold for:
$861$700

Kimber Cleaver's Improved Protractor, made by William J. Young, Philadelphia, 5 1/4-in. lacquered brass instrument engraved as above, X-frame with circular central knob that rotates the engraved More ...

William J. Young and Queen & Co. German Silver and Nickel-plated Protractors

William J. Young and Queen & Co. German Silver and Nickel-plated Protractors

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
240
Sold for:
$215$175

William J. Young and Queen & Co. German Silver and Nickel-plated Protractors, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the Young protractor marked on knife-edge arm, scale divided 90-0-90 with vernier divided More ...

William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument

William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$1,107$900

William E. Stieren Brass Sighting Instrument, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1875, pierced brass instrument with engraved protractor scale divided 90-0-90, arms engraved "Pat'd by Harvey Linton March More ...

Two 19th Century Surveyor's Instruments

Two 19th Century Surveyor's Instruments

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
261
Sold for:
$123$100

Two 19th Century Surveyor's Instruments, England, 6-in. dia. W. & S. Jones plotting protractor, and an unsigned surveyor's cross with central compass and folding arms, lg. 4 in. More ...

Large Wooden Philadelphia Compass Dividers

Large Wooden Philadelphia Compass Dividers

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
295
Sold for:
$215$175

Large Wooden Philadelphia Compass Dividers, John Veit, Corner Market, Green Street, 38-in. long dividers with iron tips, turned wood screw for holding the angle, and marked on head as above. More ...

Six Chart Reading Instruments

Six Chart Reading Instruments

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
316
Sold for:
$246$200

Six Chart Reading Instruments, 19th/20th century, an 8 1/4-in. German double knife-edge rule with compass and bubble level, fitted in a velvet-lined case, lacquered brass chart roller in a fitted More ...

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)      Evening Prayer

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
266
Sold for:
$423,000$350,000

Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904) Evening Prayer, or Prayer in the East Signed "J.L. GEROME" c.l. along the edge of the wall of the roof, identified on a presentation plaque and on an More ...

Two Pocket Compasses

Two Pocket Compasses

Auction:
3123T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 22, 2018
Lot:
1064
Sold for:
$160$130

Two Pocket Compasses, an early walnut hinged case with paper sundial, brass folding gnomon marked "W. Watkins," and glazed sunk paper dial compass with blued-steel hand; and a hinged Chinese More ...

Karl Hagenauer (1898-1956) for Werkstätte Hagenauer Face Sculpture

Karl Hagenauer (1898-1956) for Werkstätte Hagenauer Face Sculpture

Auction:
3112B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 21, 2018
Lot:
159
Sold for:
$861$700

Karl Hagenauer (1898-1956) for Werkstätte Hagenauer Face Sculpture Vienna, Austria, 1928-56 Triangular copper form with applied facial features in the Modernist style, with maker's WHW stamp and More ...

Three Iron Compasses or Dividers

Three Iron Compasses or Dividers

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
269
Sold for:
$154$125

Three Iron Compasses or Dividers, Europe, 18th/19th century, one with a heart-shaped screw, one with the wing terminating in a serpent's head, and one with a scalloped decorated wing, lg. 13 to 21 More ...

Two 19th Century Folding Squares

Two 19th Century Folding Squares

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
285
Sold for:
$861$700

Two 19th Century Folding Squares, France and England, a rosewood-body instrument with brass hardware and protractor divided 0-90-0, marked "W.T. Fisher/Patd. June 23rd 1868," with a 12-in. steel More ...

Andreas Conrad Engraved Brass Protractor

Andreas Conrad Engraved Brass Protractor

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Andreas Conrad Engraved Brass Protractor, Ulm, Germany, mid-18th century, 4 5/8-in. straight edge engraved with floral decoration, arch with dual scales divided 0-180, pierced center aperture with More ...

Two Brass Protractors

Two Brass Protractors

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
287
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Brass Protractors, France, 18th/19th century, both with engraved inner and outer scales with tapered outer edges and beveled straight edges, larger lg. 6 7/8 in. marked "Cadot/A. Lion 1748," More ...

Eight Layout or Marking Gauges

Eight Layout or Marking Gauges

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
288
Sold for:
$369$300

Eight Layout or Marking Gauges, 18th/19th century, two triangular squares with turned brass handles; dovetail layout gauge with patent date; steel rule with brass stop marked "BL"; brass and steel More ...

18th Century Compass Plane

18th Century Compass Plane

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
442
Unsold
 

18th Century Compass Plane, France, oak body with pistol-grip handle, marked "JBS" on both sides, a highly detailed carved fish decorates the wedge, lg. 10 in. Literature: Codes & Symbols of More ...

Smeeth's Transit Protractor and a Quadrant

Smeeth's Transit Protractor and a Quadrant

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
611
Sold for:
$369$300

Smeeth's Transit Protractor and a Quadrant, protractor arm marked "Smeeth's Transit Protractor/Mark I/Sole Makers/Negretti & Zambra/London," with folding sights, trough level, scale, and mirror; the More ...

Carlos Diniz (Arizona, 1928-2001)    Three Screenprints After Architectural Renderings

Carlos Diniz (Arizona, 1928-2001) Three Screenprints After Architectural Renderings

Auction:
3089T
Auction:
Discovery - Apr 04, 2018
Lot:
1560
Sold for:
$277$225

Carlos Diniz (Arizona, 1928-2001) Three Screenprints After Architectural Renderings. Signed in the screens "DINIZ" l.l. Color screenprints on paper, sight sizes 17 3/8 x 25 7/8 in. Condition: More ...

Masonic .800 Silver-mounted Ebony Dress Cane

Masonic .800 Silver-mounted Ebony Dress Cane

Auction:
3083M
Auction:
Discovery - Mar 15, 2018
Lot:
437
Sold for:
$215$175

Masonic .800 Silver-mounted Ebony Dress Cane, c. 1887, the top with chased oak leaf design, engraved "1875/1887" on one end, and decorated with square, compass, and other Masonic emblems on the More ...

Three Scientific Instruments

Three Scientific Instruments

Auction:
3066T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 11, 2018
Lot:
1542
Sold for:
$135$110

Three Scientific Instruments, a Ferdinand Flinsch protractor, a gimbaled compass, and a magnetism device. Provenance: The collection of Eylandt Antiques. More ...

W. & S. Jones Lacquered Brass Pantograph

W. & S. Jones Lacquered Brass Pantograph

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
281
Sold for:
$215$175

W. & S. Jones Lacquered Brass Pantograph, 30 Holborn, London, 27-in. calibrated arms, two knurled knob adjustable pencil holders marked "B," and "D," lead weight, housed in the original mahogany More ...

Four Plotting or Drafting Instruments

Four Plotting or Drafting Instruments

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
282
Sold for:
$492$400

Four Plotting or Drafting Instruments, England and France, large brass protractor engraved on beam "G. Davis Leeds," a full-circle protractor signed on crossbeam "Stanley/Great More ...

Thomas Jones Lacquered Brass Chart Protractor

Thomas Jones Lacquered Brass Chart Protractor

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$185$150

Thomas Jones Lacquered Brass Chart Protractor, 62 Charing Cross London, first half 19th century, inset silvered scale marked 0-180, and marked as above, rotating arm with vernier scale and extended More ...

Cary Lacquered Brass "Captain Douglas" Pattern Protractor

Cary Lacquered Brass "Captain Douglas" Pattern Protractor

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
332
Sold for:
$800$650

Cary Lacquered Brass "Captain Douglas" Pattern Protractor, London, first half 19th century, protractor scale engraved "Cary London" and "R.M. College," sector scale from 0-10, swing arm with More ...

Three Instruments

Three Instruments

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
339
Sold for:
$98$80

Three Instruments, 19th/20th century, a leather-cased "H.W Hunter" dip needle, an unmarked brass 6-in. dia. protractor, and an early caliper marked "M.B." in script on the scale bar. More ...

L.J. Deleuil Folding Crystallographic Goniometer

L.J. Deleuil Folding Crystallographic Goniometer

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
343
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

L.J. Deleuil Folding Crystallographic Goniometer, France, hinged brass protractor with divided degrees, blued-steel stabilizing arm on reverse, sliding horizontal beam with positioning arm, housed More ...

Four Precision Scientific Instruments

Four Precision Scientific Instruments

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
392
Sold for:
$111$90

Four Precision Scientific Instruments, mahogany-cased Ashcroft Manufacturing nickel-plated "Coffin Planimeter," no. 2352, an E.R. Watts & Son Cotton-type MK II rangefinder, no. 6317, a cased Jaquet More ...

Small Engineer Kit Identified to Captain C.H. Morgan, U.S. Engineers

Small Engineer Kit Identified to Captain C.H. Morgan, U.S. Engineers

Auction:
3034M
Auction:
Sale #3034M - Oct 26, 2017
Lot:
142
Sold for:
$431$350

Small Engineer Kit Identified to Captain C.H. Morgan, U.S. Engineers, c. 1860s, leather-covered case with a silver escutcheon marked "Capt. C.H. Morgan/U.S. Engineers," with protractors, and a rule, More ...

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989)      Calla Lily

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Calla Lily

Auction:
3029B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 27, 2017
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$24,600$20,000

Robert Mapplethorpe (American, 1946-1989) Calla Lily, 1988. Inscribed, titled, dated, and numbered "1833...8/10" in black ink on the mount verso l.l., signed by Michael Ward Stout, executor, in More ...

Gilt Walnut "J.F. ALMY & CO.S Bulletin,"

Gilt Walnut "J.F. ALMY & CO.S Bulletin,"

Auction:
3023T
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Aug 04, 2017
Lot:
1297
Sold for:
$277$225

Gilt Walnut "J.F. ALMY & CO.S Bulletin," America, late 19th century, the shaped crest with gilt lettering above the open area and frame hollowed on three sides to accept a paper notice, 16 3/4 x 8 More ...

Cary Marking Protractor or Plotting Compass

Cary Marking Protractor or Plotting Compass

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
357
Sold for:
$185$150

Cary Marking Protractor or Plotting Compass, London, 19th century, 6-in. dia. brass instrument with scale on outer edge marked 10-350, dual silvered verniers on rotating cross arms marked Cary More ...