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Early French Boxwood Lark Lure and a Dated Carved Wooden Sheath

Early French Boxwood Lark Lure and a Dated Carved Wooden Sheath

Auction:
3093M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 20, 2018
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

Early French Boxwood Lark Lure and a Dated Carved Wooden Sheath, inset mirrors adorn the rotating head mounted to a tapered stem; octagonal fully carved sheath marked "1872," lg. 9 to 18 1/2 in. More ...

Koncept ZBar Silver Cool Light Floor Lamp

Koncept ZBar Silver Cool Light Floor Lamp

Auction:
3045B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2017
Lot:
537
Sold for:
$111$90

Koncept ZBar Silver Cool Light Floor Lamp Aluminum Italian design, early 21st century Lamp head swings and rotates and dual arms swing and pivot for positioning light, attached to a round base, More ...

Monitor Manufacturing Co. Wind Engine Salesman's Sample

Monitor Manufacturing Co. Wind Engine Salesman's Sample

Auction:
3035M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 27, 2017
Lot:
405
Unsold
 

Monitor Manufacturing Co. Wind Engine Salesman's Sample, Auburn, Indiana, last quarter 19th century, 14-in. dia. wood and brass wheel, with red-stained trim, horizontal center shaft drives the crank More ...

Group of Decorative Items

Group of Decorative Items

Auction:
3009T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2017
Lot:
1103
Sold for:
$800$650

Group of Decorative Items, including seven tole trays, a wood decoy head mold, two glove forms, two carved and painted decoys, and two wrought iron rotating broilers. More ...

Two Wooden Manual Ship's Directional Heading Indicators

Two Wooden Manual Ship's Directional Heading Indicators

Auction:
3003M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 28, 2017
Lot:
370
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Wooden Manual Ship's Directional Heading Indicators, late 19th/early 20th century, both boxes with three decagonal wood dials with arabic numerals, one with a hinged front door with aperture More ...

Carl Zeiss Binocular Instrument and a Unitron Inverted Microscope

Carl Zeiss Binocular Instrument and a Unitron Inverted Microscope

Auction:
2981T
Auction:
Discovery - Feb 09, 2017
Lot:
1655
Sold for:
$135$110

Carl Zeiss Binocular Instrument and a Unitron Inverted Microscope, 20th century, Zeiss instrument marked "Carl Zeiss Jena Nr. 868" on the rotating light head, binocular eyepiece, horizontal mount, More ...

Carl Zeiss Binocular Instrument and a Unitron Inverted Microscope

Carl Zeiss Binocular Instrument and a Unitron Inverted Microscope

Auction:
2946M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2016
Lot:
1001
Unsold
 

Carl Zeiss Binocular Instrument and a Unitron Inverted Microscope, 20th century, Zeiss instrument marked "Carl Zeiss Jena Nr. 868" on the rotating light head, binocular eyepiece, horizontal mount, More ...

Musical Automaton of a Female "Flower Vendor,"

Musical Automaton of a Female "Flower Vendor,"

Auction:
2760M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 01, 2014
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$492$400

Musical Automaton of a Female "Flower Vendor," R. Aldridge, in the style of Henry Phalibois, the female figure dressed in a chiffon and suede dress with gilt-metal trim and lace, adorning a More ...

Miscellaneous Group of Dolls

Miscellaneous Group of Dolls

Auction:
2756T
Auction:
Discovery - Oct 09, 2014
Lot:
1101
Unsold
 

Miscellaneous Group of Dolls, three black dolls: a French molded plastic baby doll in printed cotton dress seated in a chair, a Moses folk doll holding the Ten Commandments, and a small folk art More ...

Grandma Moses Doll and Bisque Head Nurse and Baby Dolls

Grandma Moses Doll and Bisque Head Nurse and Baby Dolls

Auction:
2722T
Auction:
Discovery - May 08, 2014
Lot:
1006
Unsold
 

Grandma Moses Doll and Bisque Head Nurse and Baby Dolls, Grandma Moses doll seated and affixed to pine doll chair (losses and repairs) with grey wig in high chignon, wire-rim eyeglasses, black More ...

Miscellaneous Group of Dolls

Miscellaneous Group of Dolls

Auction:
2722T
Auction:
Discovery - May 08, 2014
Lot:
1040
Unsold
 

Miscellaneous Group of Dolls, three black dolls: a French molded plastic baby doll in printed cotton dress seated in a chair, a Moses folk doll holding the Ten Commandments, and a small folk art More ...

George Sherwood (American, 20th/21st Century) Kinetic Sculpture       Flock of Birds

George Sherwood (American, 20th/21st Century) Kinetic Sculpture Flock of Birds

Auction:
2661B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 22, 2013
Lot:
805
Sold for:
$21,600$18,000

George Sherwood (American, 20th/21st Century) Kinetic Sculpture Flock of Birds Initialed and dated "GS 99." Stainless steel and granite. Sculpture "head" has 39 in. long sides, 53 in. More ...

Epicycloidal Cutter Frame

Epicycloidal Cutter Frame

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
203
Sold for:
$4,200$3,500

Epicycloidal Cutter Frame, brass and steel lathe attachment with damascening pulley, gear system, calibrated sector from 0-100, rotating cutter head, housed in a walnut box with an ivory-handled More ...

"Bras en L'Aire" Silver Open Face Watch

"Bras en L'Aire" Silver Open Face Watch

Auction:
2623M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Dec 01, 2012
Lot:
298
Sold for:
$8,610$7,000

"Bras en L'Aire" Silver Open Face Watch, Switzerland, early 19th century, the porcelain dial with lower painted garden scene and gilt figure with arms which rise to indicate the time when the More ...

Brass Singing Bird Box

Brass Singing Bird Box

Auction:
2600M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jun 02, 2012
Lot:
213
Sold for:
$2,187$1,800

Brass Singing Bird Box, Germany, 20th century, the cast lacquered brass case with inset paste cabochons, raised lattice work against a matted ground, hinged enameled lid depicting a gentleman and More ...

Gilt-brass Singing Bird Box

Gilt-brass Singing Bird Box

Auction:
2555M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 16, 2011
Lot:
255
Sold for:
$4,148$3,500

Gilt-brass Singing Bird Box, West Germany, 20th century, the cast case with inset paste cabochons, raised lattice work against a matted ground, hinged enameled lid depicting a gentleman and three More ...

Cased Optical Toy With Sailor Figures

Cased Optical Toy With Sailor Figures

Auction:
2482
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 08, 2009
Lot:
605
Sold for:
$2,963$2,500

Cased Optical Toy With Sailor Figures, late 19th century, rectangular wooden case with mirrored interior, a glass top for viewing, and a crank on the side animating a rotating round tiered platform More ...

Rare Prosopotrope Four-Face Doll Head, Ozias Morse

Rare Prosopotrope Four-Face Doll Head, Ozias Morse

Auction:
2476
Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - Oct 10, 2009
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

Rare Prosopotrope Four-Face Doll Head, Ozias Morse, West Acton, Massachusetts, c. 1866, molded vulcanized rubber shoulder head with molded bodice, brown painted and molded sausage curls and molded More ...

Cecil Cartenson Sculpture Ebony Heads

Cecil Cartenson Sculpture Ebony Heads

Auction:
2458
Auction:
Discovery - May 14, 2009
Lot:
13E
Sold for:
$77$65

Cecil Cartenson Sculpture Ebony Heads in wood and glass or resin, on a rotating jagged edge platform, the whole on a tooled and notched wood pedestal base, artist's initials, ht. 11 3/4 in. More ...

Cecil Cartenson Sculpture Ebony Heads

Cecil Cartenson Sculpture Ebony Heads

Auction:
2439
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 20, 2008
Lot:
486
Unsold
 

Cecil Cartenson Sculpture Ebony Heads in wood and glass or resin, on a rotating jagged edge platform, the whole on a tooled and notched wood pedestal base, artist's initials, ht. 11 3/4 in. More ...

Small Carved Wooden Box with Pea Fowl Figures

Small Carved Wooden Box with Pea Fowl Figures

Auction:
2384
Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - Nov 04, 2007
Lot:
802
Sold for:
$206$175

Small Carved Wooden Box with Pea Fowl Figures, coffin shaped box with rotating lid ornamented with a peacock and the head of a peacock, ht. 3 7/8, lg. 6 in. More ...

Rare Henry Phalibois Automaton of a Chinese Magician and Vanishing Assistant

Rare Henry Phalibois Automaton of a Chinese Magician and Vanishing Assistant

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
586
Sold for:
$82,250$70,000

Rare Henry Phalibois Automaton of a Chinese Magician and Vanishing Assistant, c. 1920, the magician with papier-mache head, articulated eyelids and in-active jaw, black mohair queue and moustache, More ...

Rare Coin-Operated Vichy Automaton Gymnast with Two Chairs

Rare Coin-Operated Vichy Automaton Gymnast with Two Chairs

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
617
Sold for:
$110,500$95,000

Rare Coin-Operated Vichy Automaton Gymnast with Two Chairs, with papier-mache head, brown glass eyes, smiling mouth with painted teeth, arched brows and theatrical make-up, standing between two More ...

Rare Roullet et Decamps Automaton of the English Comedian Little Tich

Rare Roullet et Decamps Automaton of the English Comedian Little Tich

Auction:
2383
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Oct 28, 2007
Lot:
625
Sold for:
$94,000$80,000

Rare Roullet et Decamps Automaton of the English Comedian Little Tich, with papier-mache head modeled with beaming smile, rosy cheeks, shaded jaw suggesting "five o'clock shadow",mohair wig, and More ...

Rare Mandoline Expression Revolver Musical Box by Ami Rivenc

Rare Mandoline Expression Revolver Musical Box by Ami Rivenc

Auction:
2355
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Mar 24, 2007
Lot:
592
Sold for:
$32,900$28,000

Rare Mandoline Expression Revolver Musical Box by Ami Rivenc, No. 1485, with four cylinders playing six airs each by Bellini, Verdi, Rossini, Offenbach and others, mandoline teeth in groups of up to More ...

Busch DF 10 x 80 Binocular

Busch DF 10 x 80 Binocular

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
201
Sold for:
$382$325

Busch DF 10 x 80 Binocular, Nos. 101407 and 58876, with wide-angle 45-degree rotating eyepieces, camouflage brown-painted finish, white paint-filled engraving CXN and military symbols, lg. with sun More ...

Kevin Kuhne 18 x 80 Binocular

Kevin Kuhne 18 x 80 Binocular

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
211
Unsold
 

Kevin Kuhne 18 x 80 Binocular, No. 1, with blue painted finish and bright metal fittings, rotating eyepieces with horizontal movement for interocular distance, adjustable head-rest, detachable sun More ...

Manivelle Automaton of a Cat Organ-Grinder

Manivelle Automaton of a Cat Organ-Grinder

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
577
Sold for:
$3,055$2,600

Manivelle Automaton of a Cat Organ-Grinder, with green glass eyes, whiskers, and articulated mohair-covered head, mouth and paws, turning the handle of a grained paper-covered and scrapwork barrel More ...

Renou Automaton of a Magician

Renou Automaton of a Magician

Auction:
2345
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Jul 29, 2006
Lot:
585
Sold for:
$16,450$14,000

Renou Automaton of a Magician, with Jumeau bisque head impressed M, straight neck, closed mouth, large blue paperweight eyes, pierced ears, cork pate, brown mohair wig falling in ringlets, bisque More ...

Bebe Tricoteur Automaton by Roullet et Decamps

Bebe Tricoteur Automaton by Roullet et Decamps

Auction:
2314
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Nov 03, 2005
Lot:
327
Sold for:
$5,875$5,000

Bebe Tricoteur Automaton by Roullet et Decamps, with bisque head stamped in red Depose Tete Jumeau 7, closed mouth, straight neck, fixed blue paperweight eyes, heavy feathered brows, pierced ears, More ...