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John Roach Vernier Compass

John Roach Vernier Compass

Auction:
3205T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 13, 2019
Lot:
1454
Sold for:
$461$375

John Roach Vernier Compass, New York, c. 1835, 6-in. blued-steel needle, engraved silvered dial with cardinal and intercardinal points in block lettering, fleur-de-lis representing north, and More ...

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
230
Sold for:
$677$550

Blydenburgh & Giles Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1842, lacquered brass instrument with a large 7-in. dia. engraved brass dial marked "Blydenburgh & Giles/Makers/Philad," More ...

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
232
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

Benjamin Rittenhouse Surveyor's Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved silvered dial marked "Benjamin, Rittenhouse/Philadelphia, CouY," engraved More ...

Unusual James R. Reed & Co. Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass

Unusual James R. Reed & Co. Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
233
Sold for:
$738$600

Unusual James R. Reed & Co. Gimbaled Surveyor's Compass, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, c. 1849, lacquered brass instrument with gimbaled 5 1/2-in. dia. engraved silvered dial reading "James R. reed & More ...

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass,"

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass,"

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
236
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

William J. Young & Sons "Burt's Solar Compass," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1872, original lacquered instrument, horizontal circle engraved in four quadrants reading 0-90 and read by opposed More ...

Thomas Whitney No. 545 Vernier Compass

Thomas Whitney No. 545 Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
238
Sold for:
$492$400

Thomas Whitney No. 545 Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1822, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. engraved dial reading "Thos. Whitney maker/Philadelphia/No. 545, Warranted," More ...

Rare Benjamin Stancliffe & Edmund Draper Vernier Compass

Rare Benjamin Stancliffe & Edmund Draper Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
241
Sold for:
$492$400

Rare Benjamin Stancliffe & Edmund Draper Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1830, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. silvered dial marked "Stancliffe & Draper More ...

Benjamin Rittenhouse Vernier Compass

Benjamin Rittenhouse Vernier Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
242
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Benjamin Rittenhouse Vernier Compass, made for John DeWitt, c. 1792, lacquered brass instrument with 6-in. dia. silvered dial engraved "B. Rittenhouse/Pennsylvania," fully engraved eight-point rose More ...

Lewis Michael Surveyor's Compass

Lewis Michael Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
245
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Lewis Michael Surveyor's Compass, Somerset, Pennsylvania, early 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with 6 1/2-in. dia. engraved silver dial marked "Made By Lewis Michael/Somerset, PA.," More ...

18th Century New England Surveying Compass

18th Century New England Surveying Compass

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
258
Unsold
 

18th Century New England Surveying Compass, 5-in. dia. dial with Tudor rose engraved center, blued-steel needle marked with an N and S, outer chapter ring with cardinal and intercardinal points, More ...

Surveying Apparatus

Surveying Apparatus

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$185$150

Surveying Apparatus, Europe, 19th/20th century, unmarked, square mahogany instrument with inset silvered dial reading 0-390 set under a colorless glass plate with blued-steel needle, interior More ...

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
276
Sold for:
$800$650

Troughton & Simms Miniature Equinoctial Sundial, late 19th century, 2 1/2-in. dia. silvered hour ring with folding spring-loaded gnomon, latitude arc from 10-90, silvered compass box engraved More ...

Two Early French Pocket Clinometers

Two Early French Pocket Clinometers

Auction:
3147M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 05, 2018
Lot:
337
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Early French Pocket Clinometers, 19th century, a mahogany- and brass-cased example with hinged arm, hinged lid with interior mirror, silvered scale, and blued-steel arm, brass rear plate More ...

Two Combination Clinometer/Compass Instruments and a Field Compass

Two Combination Clinometer/Compass Instruments and a Field Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Combination Clinometer/Compass Instruments and a Field Compass, 19th/20th century, an unsigned 3-in. dia. cased clinometer, and a 2 1/2-in. dia. Stanley example, with a 2 1/2-in. silvered More ...

Two 19th Century Gauges

Two 19th Century Gauges

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
618
Sold for:
$369$300

Two 19th Century Gauges, Netherlands and London, a 4 1/2-in. lacquered brass quadrant with engraved scale divided 0-40-0, blued needle, engraved "T. Van Pelt/Breda," with two steel edges; the second More ...

Thomas Whitney Vernier Compass

Thomas Whitney Vernier Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
650
Sold for:
$431$350

Thomas Whitney Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, c. 1810, original lacquered brass instrument with a 5-in. silvered dial, needle scale divided in four quadrants, blued-steel needle, More ...

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
651
Sold for:
$554$450

Meneely & Oothout Vernier Compass, West Troy, New York, c. 1840, 6-in. blued-steel needle, engraved silvered dial reading as above, center star line pattern with points in script, scale divided in More ...

Benjamin Pike & Son Vernier Compass and Two 18th Century New Jersey Land Deeds

Benjamin Pike & Son Vernier Compass and Two 18th Century New Jersey Land Deeds

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
654
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Benjamin Pike & Son Vernier Compass and Two 18th Century New Jersey Land Deeds, New York, c. 1850, 6-in. dia. engraved silvered dial signed "Benjamin Pike & Son/New York," cardinal, and More ...

Rittenhouse & Potts Vernier Compass

Rittenhouse & Potts Vernier Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
657
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Rittenhouse & Potts Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first quarter 19th century, 5 1/4-in. engraved silver dial with eight-point rose and fleur-de-lis representing north, raised central More ...

Richard Patten & Son Surveyor's Compass

Richard Patten & Son Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
658
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

Richard Patten & Son Surveyor's Compass, New York, c. 1825, 4 1/4-in. dia. engraved silvered dial signed "Rich d Patten, New York," engraved star pattern with compass points in block lettering and a More ...

John Roach Vernier Compass

John Roach Vernier Compass

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
660
Unsold
 

John Roach Vernier Compass, New York, c. 1835, 6-in. blued-steel needle, engraved silvered dial with cardinal and intercardinal points in block lettering, fleur-de-lis representing north, and More ...

Andrew Newell Maple and Brass Semi-circumferentor

Andrew Newell Maple and Brass Semi-circumferentor

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
249
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Andrew Newell Maple and Brass Semi-circumferentor, Boston, 18th century, maple instrument with engraved scale reading 0-170, marked "Made by Andr. Newell Boston" above the glazed trough compass with More ...

Richard Patent Surveyor's Compass

Richard Patent Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
250
Sold for:
$861$700

Richard Patent Surveyor's Compass, New York, 19th century, 5-in. engraved silvered dial reading "R. Patten New York," eight-point rose, fleur-de-lis representing north, blued-steel needle and brass More ...

Megary Surveyor's Compass

Megary Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Megary Surveyor's Compass, New York, first half 19th century, lacquered brass instrument with a 4-in. silvered dial with engraved floral center and fleur-de-lis representing north, engraved in More ...

Rittenhouse & Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Rittenhouse & Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
253
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Rittenhouse & Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, first quarter 19th century, 5 3/4-in. engraved silver dial with eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, More ...

Richard Patten Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Richard Patten Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
254
Sold for:
$861$700

Richard Patten Surveyor's Vernier Compass, New York, 5 1/2-in. engraved silver dial with and fleur-de-lis representing north, engraved floral decorated center, engraved "R. Patten N. York" in the More ...

W.L. Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

W.L. Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

W.L. Potts Surveyor's Vernier Compass, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 5 1/2-in. engraved silver dial with decorated eight-point rose, and fleur-de-lis representing north, raised central boss reading More ...

J.G. Dod Surveyor's Compass

J.G. Dod Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

J.G. Dod Surveyor's Compass, Newark, New Jersey, 19th century, 5-in. silvered engraved dial marked "J.G. Dod Newark," blued-steel needle with internal lifter located on the interior of the tripod More ...

Early Surveyor's Compass Attributed to Dod

Early Surveyor's Compass Attributed to Dod

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
259
Sold for:
$492$400

Early Surveyor's Compass Attributed to Dod, 19th century, with 5-in. engraved silvered dial, eight-point rose part-hatched at the cardinal points, needle ring divided 0-90 in four quadrants, More ...

A. Dod Surveyor's Compass

A. Dod Surveyor's Compass

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
260
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

A. Dod Surveyor's Compass, Mendham, New Jersey, first half 19th century, 5-in. engraved silver scale reading "A. Dod" in script and "Mendham" in block letters, eight-point rose, inner dual scale at More ...