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Charles T. Amsler Vernier Compass

Charles T. Amsler Vernier Compass

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
378
Sold for:
$431$350

Charles T. Amsler Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 5 1/2-in. brass engraved dial marked as above, with outkeeper, (lacking needle), and glass housing, lg. 14 in. Note: Charles T. More ...

Mahogany Stick Barometer by A. Comitti and Son

Mahogany Stick Barometer by A. Comitti and Son

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
235
Sold for:
$830$700

Mahogany Stick Barometer by A. Comitti and Son, London, mid-20th century, silvered dial marked with maker's name, wheel operated vernier, silvered thermometer calibrated in Fahrenheit, brass cistern More ...

Lacquered Brass Petrographic Microscope

Lacquered Brass Petrographic Microscope

Auction:
2583M
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 16, 2012
Lot:
1027
Sold for:
$415$350

Lacquered Brass Petrographic Microscope, R. Fuess, Berlin, Germany, c. 1890, with rackwork coarse focusing, fine focusing with vernier adjustments on the pillar, horizontal sliding adjustments on More ...

Lacquered Brass Petrographic Microscope

Lacquered Brass Petrographic Microscope

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
71
Unsold
 

Lacquered Brass Petrographic Microscope, R. Fuess, Berlin, Germany, c. 1890, with rackwork coarse focusing, fine focusing with vernier adjustments on the pillar, horizontal sliding adjustments on More ...

C.L. Berger Surveying Transit

C.L. Berger Surveying Transit

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
192
Sold for:
$153$125

C.L. Berger Surveying Transit, Boston, Massachusetts, the black anodized frame with 4-in. dia. compass with cardinal points in block lettering and signed by maker, spirit levels, silvered and More ...

Brass Transit and Carrying Case

Brass Transit and Carrying Case

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
193A
Sold for:
$770$650

Brass Transit and Carrying Case, W. & L.E. Gurley, Troy, New York, mid to late 19th century, with silvered dial marked with the maker's name, two levels, and thumbscrew adjustment on the vernier More ...

Sextant

Sextant

Auction:
2538B
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Mar 06, 2011
Lot:
197
Sold for:
$1,304$1,100

Sextant, made by Benjamin King Hagger, South Street, Baltimore, 1822, 11-inch radius ebony vernier sextant with ivory scale divided 100-0, brass index arm with vernier, mirrors and colored filters, More ...

Lacquered Brass Integraph by Keuffel & Esser

Lacquered Brass Integraph by Keuffel & Esser

Auction:
2527M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 20, 2010
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$1,126$950

Lacquered Brass Integraph by Keuffel & Esser, Switzerland, late 19th century, the finely crafted instrument stamped Keuffel & Esser, New York--Made in Switzerland, steel rollers and geared limbs More ...

Nine Mostly Brass and Steel Gauges

Nine Mostly Brass and Steel Gauges

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$237$200

Nine Mostly Brass and Steel Gauges, America, France, and Switzerland, 19th/20th centuries, a thread gauge marked J. WYKE & CO. E. BOSTON, MASS. U.S.A.; a wire and rod ring gauge; two mainspring More ...

Brass Table Micrometer

Brass Table Micrometer

Auction:
2502
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - May 01, 2010
Lot:
243
Sold for:
$83$70

Brass Table Micrometer, Switzerland, late 19th century, on four post legs, steel calipers on one end, calibrated vernier read out through glazed window and planar mirror mounted below, lg. 10 1/2 More ...

Brass Inclinometer

Brass Inclinometer

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
146
Sold for:
$444$375

Brass Inclinometer, the quarter circle scale divided 0-90 degrees, the geared sighting limb with vernier adjusted by a thumbscrew, dual mounted spirit levels and wooden base, lg. 12 in. More ...

Circle Dividing Apparatus by Kern-Aarau

Circle Dividing Apparatus by Kern-Aarau

Auction:
2447
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 25, 2009
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$119$100

Circle Dividing Apparatus by Kern-Aarau, Switzerland, comprised of an 8 in. dia. bottom plate with external and internal divisions, the alidade with vernier which revolves at the center and alidade More ...

Brass Miniature or Mountain Transit by Gurley

Brass Miniature or Mountain Transit by Gurley

Auction:
2419
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Aug 23, 2008
Lot:
482
Sold for:
$850$850

Brass Miniature or Mountain Transit by Gurley, No. 221776, patd. July 25, 1916, with 2-inch dia. silvered dial engraved around upper rim W. & L.E. Gurley, Troy, N.Y., star at North, East and West More ...

Bow-Front Marine Barometer by G.H. & C. Gowland Opticians

Bow-Front Marine Barometer by G.H. & C. Gowland Opticians

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$3,819$3,250

Bow-Front Marine Barometer by G.H. & C. Gowland Opticians, Sunderland, with bone scale, wheel-set twin verniers, Improved Sympiesometer with vernier (sticking), and rosewood trunk with beveled bowed More ...

Miniature / Mountain Surveyor's Brass Transit by Chas. C. Hutchison

Miniature / Mountain Surveyor's Brass Transit by Chas. C. Hutchison

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
129
Sold for:
$823$700

Miniature / Mountain Surveyor's Brass Transit by Chas. C. Hutchison, Boston, No. 6830, with original oxidized finish, 3 1/2-inch dia. dial with fleur-de-lis and star at North, East and West More ...

Surveyor's Bras Vernier Compass by Aloe

Surveyor's Bras Vernier Compass by Aloe

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
132
Sold for:
$881$750

Surveyor's Bras Vernier Compass by Aloe, with 4 3/4-inch silvered dial engraved A. Aloe, Maker, St. Louis, MO, fleur-de-lis at North, East and West points reversed, silvered needle ring divided 0-90 More ...

English 9-inch Brass Vernier Sextant

English 9-inch Brass Vernier Sextant

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
169
Sold for:
$353$300

English 9-inch Brass Vernier Sextant, engraved with retailer Riggs & Brother, Philadelphia, with silvered arc divided 0 - 120, index arm with tangent-screw adjustment, vernier and magnifier, More ...

11-inch Radius Ebony Vernier Sextant by Crichton

11-inch Radius Ebony Vernier Sextant by Crichton

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
297
Sold for:
$558$475

11-inch Radius Ebony Vernier Sextant by Crichton, London, with bone scale divided 105 - 0, brass index arm with vernier, two telescopes (mounting ring off), mirror and colored filters, in mahogany More ...

Surveyor's Vernier Compass with Folding Sights

Surveyor's Vernier Compass with Folding Sights

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
318
Sold for:
$940$800

Surveyor's Vernier Compass with Folding Sights, by W. & L.E. Gurley, Troy, New York, dark lacquered brass, with 4-inch dia. silvered dial with fleur-de-lis at North, inside vernier operated from More ...

Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by W. & L. E. Gurley

Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by W. & L. E. Gurley

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
319
Sold for:
$588$500

Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by W. & L. E. Gurley, Troy, New York, with 6-inch silvered dial with fleur-de-lis at North and engine-turned decoration, blued-steel needle with screw-thread clamp, More ...

Part of a Vernier Surveyor's Compass by W. & L. E. Gurley

Part of a Vernier Surveyor's Compass by W. & L. E. Gurley

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
326
Sold for:
$147$125

Part of a Vernier Surveyor's Compass by W. & L. E. Gurley, brass, with 5-inch darkened dial, inside vernier, needle ring divided 0-90° in four quadrants, blued-steel needle with lifting hub, limb More ...

Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by William Young

Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by William Young

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
95
Sold for:
$881$750

Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by William Young, No. 3472, with 5 3/4-inch dia. darkened brass dial signed Wm. S. Young, Maker, Philadelphia, engraved star with fleur-de-lis at North, East and More ...

Early English Theodolite

Early English Theodolite

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$823$700

Early English Theodolite, possibly by Benjamin Cole, with four-inch silvered dial, rose with central flower roundel and eight plain, hatched and foliate-engraved points, needle ring with divisions More ...

Protracting Circumferentor or Theodolite by Georges Varney

Protracting Circumferentor or Theodolite by Georges Varney

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
104
Sold for:
$2,938$2,500

Protracting Circumferentor or Theodolite by Georges Varney, Newburyport, No. 32, stamped Geo. D. Varney, Patd. June 24. 1843, of lacquered brass, with 5-inch dia. unscaled compass, blued-steel More ...

Gurley Surveyor's Transit with Burt's Patent Solar Attachment

Gurley Surveyor's Transit with Burt's Patent Solar Attachment

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$7,638$6,500

Gurley Surveyor's Transit with Burt's Patent Solar Attachment, with original bronzed finish (some wear), 4 3/4-inch silvered dial engraved W. & L. E. Gurley, Troy, N.Y., with fleur-de-lis at North, More ...

Vernier Pocket Compass by W. & L. E. Gurley

Vernier Pocket Compass by W. & L. E. Gurley

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$264$225

Vernier Pocket Compass by W. & L. E. Gurley, Troy, N.Y., with 4 1/4-inch silvered dial, engraved star at North, East and West points reversed, blued-steel needle on steel lifting-arm, needle ring More ...

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by Hagger

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by Hagger

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

Surveyor's Vernier Compass by Hagger, Baltimore, with mellow lacquered brass, 5 1/2-inch dial with fleur-de-lis and inside vernier with tangent-screw adjustment at North, East and West points More ...

Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by B. K. Hagger & Son

Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by B. K. Hagger & Son

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$1,528$1,300

Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by B. K. Hagger & Son, with silvered 5 1/2-inch dia. dial, ribband engraved B.K. Hagger & Son, Makers, Baltimore, large fleur-de-lis at North, needle ring divided More ...

Lacquered-Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by Stancliffe & Draper

Lacquered-Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by Stancliffe & Draper

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$1,116$950

Lacquered-Brass Vernier Surveyor's Compass by Stancliffe & Draper, with 5 1/2-inch silvered dial engraved Stancliffe & Draper, Philadelphia, Warranted, cross-hatched and shaded star to North, needle More ...

Surveyor's Brass Vernier Compass by J.T. & E.M. Edwards

Surveyor's Brass Vernier Compass by J.T. & E.M. Edwards

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$499$425

Surveyor's Brass Vernier Compass by J.T. & E.M. Edwards, Chicago, Illinois, with 5-inch silvered dial, fleur-de-lis at North, foliate-engraved ring enclosing the blued-steel needle with clamp, the More ...