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Scientific & Technical Instruments

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A compound microscope
£2950

An interesting brass microscope, with a lot of similar looks to a Carpenter improved microscope, with the original lacquer.

Hansord
Mahogany Cased Brass Theodolite and Stand
£950

The dovetailed and brass mounted box, with side loops for leather straps and brass catches, opens to a fitted interior which accommodates the theod...

Duncan J. Baggott
Mahogany Cased Surveyor’s Theodolite
£2100

The brass and gilt brass level has a rotating circular base with thumbscrew adjustment and a compass with silvered dial and stop lever engraved wit...

Duncan J. Baggott
Tunbridge ware thermometer. Signed H Hollamby.
£740

Rosewood case decorated with tessallated mosaic Tunbridge ware. Henry Hollamby had a showroom at No. 12 the Pantiles, Tunbridge Wells and was one o...

Neill Robinson Blaxill F.B.H.I.
Negretti & Zambra - London.  Early 20th Century brass Weather Forecaster

Early 20th Century brass Weather Forecaster, comprising three independently rotating rings, enabling data on season, wind direction and barometer r...

Alan Walker
Negretti & Zambra - London. Good quality and unusual 19th Century oak cased  ‘Ad...

Good quality and unusual 19th Century oak cased ‘Admiral Fitzroy’s Storm Barometer’ - No. 1628 - in original condition. The porcelain barome...

Alan Walker
Travelling Pocket Instrument Case
£1400

Green shagreen and silver metal cased drawing instruments. The instruments being silver metal mounted and the ivory rule with maker’s mark: Cary,...

Duncan J. Baggott
34. AN IVORY STRING-GNOMON COMPASS SUNDIAL
£3800

Measurements: 3” x 2 ¼” (7.5 x 5.5 cm) The outer part of the upper leaf engraved with a depiction of a hound wearing a collar; the interior...

Anthony Outred Ltd
18th Century sundial & Plinth.
£6500

Round 9" dial plate signed J Fowler fecit. The bronze dial and gnomon have a dark black patination with the engraved numerals and compass bearings ...

Neill Robinson Blaxill F.B.H.I.
Mahogany Cased Surveyor’s Theodolite
£2100

The brass and gilt brass level has a rotating circular base with thumbscrew adjustment and a compass with silvered dial and stop lever engraved wit...

Duncan J. Baggott
John Dennis - London. Most elegant mahogany Marine Stick Barometer

Most elegant mahogany Marine Stick Barometer; the slender case, square in cross-section with bowed sides, with ring suspension over engraved ivory ...

Alan Walker
Victorian C.W Dixey Max Min Thermometer
£650

A 19th century Victorian Maximum - Minimum thermometer by Queen Victoria's Optician C.W Dixey. The pair of thermometers are mounted on a panel o...

Graham Smith Antiques
Rare large 16 celestrial globe
£5800

A superb example of of a Smiths table globe of large size on a mahogany stand. The globe is a good colour with the original varnish.

Hansord
Lignum Vitae Straight Edge Ruler
£95

Well turned and figured and of cylindrical form with carved concentric rings to each end. English, 19th century, circa 1830-1880 Length 18” (46...

Duncan J. Baggott
Jerimiah Watkins - London. Very unusual and attractive early 19th Century Marine...

Very unusual and attractive early 19th Century Marine Stick Barometer; the case, of figured Cuban mahogany, banded in ebony. The arched top over en...

Alan Walker
large scale turned ivory thermometer
£4450

A superb example of 19th century english ornamental turning, with the original themometer and glass dome. This is the largest example we have seen.

Hansord
Gray & Keen - Liverpool. Elegant mid-19th Century rosewood Marine Stick Baromete...

Elegant mid-19th Century rosewood Marine Stick Barometer; the ogee pediment over ivory register plates, signed by the makers, with rack-and-pinion ...

Alan Walker
William Cary - London. Rare and elegant early 19th Century mahogany Marine Stick...

Rare and elegant early 19th Century mahogany Marine Stick Barometer; the slender case, square in cross-section with bowed sides; the ring suspensio...

Alan Walker
Tunbridge Ware obelisk thermometer. Circa 1900.
£540

The thermometer tube is spirit filled and placed on an engraved bone scale. The main obelisk centre is solid rosewood with the tesserae inlaid into...

Neill Robinson Blaxill F.B.H.I.
Pair of globes mounted on columns
£1800

A decorative pair of terrestrial and celestrial globes mounted on a corthian and ionic column with ormolu mounts. These globes are often found on f...

Hansord
Superb example of a Dolland telescope
£8500

A great example of a 3.5" floor standing refracting telescope with table top tripod and original box, signed Dolland, London and numbered.There is ...

Hansord
Charles Lecoutre - London.  Attractive and unusual mid-19th Century bow-fronted ...

Attractive and unusual mid-19th Century bow-fronted mahogany Marine Stick Barometer in essentially original condition; the “ogee” pediment over...

Alan Walker
Wimshurst Machine Vienna
€1450

An early Wimshurst machine with two Leidener flasks. To make electricity visible. Made in probably in Vienna, original box.

Prause Fritz Erben GmbH & Co KG
A PAIR OF LIBRARY GLOBES BY CARY'S LONDON

Each standing on a mahogany stand with turned supports and swept feet ending with brass casters, with wooden horizon rings laid with paper , the co...

Peter Lipitch Ltd
Negretti & Zambra - London.    Rare and fine quality 19th Century brass-cased ‘M...

Rare and fine quality 19th Century brass-cased ‘Mountain’ or Surveyors’ Stick Barometer in essentially original condition. The slender cylind...

Alan Walker
Octagonal, slate sundial signed O'Farrell.1810.
£800

Octagonal slate dial plate Signed James O’Farrell 1810. The inscribed latitude of 53 degrees and 32 minutes combined with the Celtic appellation ...

Neill Robinson Blaxill F.B.H.I.
RARE IVORY FLEAGLASS MICROSCOPE
£1800

A rare late 18th century Ivory fleaglass in original condition.

Hansord
Early Victorian Cased Brass Pocket Barometer / Thermometer
£345

A very fine and early Victorian cased brass Pocket Barometer / Thermometer complete with original silk and velvet lined red leather case, the instr...

Steppes Hill Farm Antiques
Cast bell. J Warner & Sons Ltd, London. 1892.
£760

John Warner & Sons were a family business established in 1763 with a continuous history of over two centuries. Warners cast bells for churches and ...

Neill Robinson Blaxill F.B.H.I.
equinoctial portable sundial
£4400

A fine example of an 18th century portable equinctial sundial by Dudley Adams , son of George Adams who was maker to GeorgeIII, in it's original fi...

Hansord
 Gould type field microscope by Cary
£1295

A very original example of a Gould pocket type microscope by Cary London in the original manhogany case and retaining the lacquer.

Hansord
superb model steam engine
£5800

A fine example of a mid 19th century model steam engine with boiler and a circular saw.

Hansord
A Pair Of Apothecary Century Scales

A highly unusual pair of ornamental scales in precisely fashioned lacquered brass supported by a lead Roman figure standing on stepped plinth.

Mallett
Desk Thermometer
£650

A DESK THERMOMETER BY ADIE, LONDON England Circa 1875. The thermometer mounted on an engraved ivory scale, marked for the freezing ...

Anthony Outred Ltd
Early brass level
£1600

A good example of a mid 18th century level in it's original fishskin case by Benjamin Cole, London.

Hansord
Scottish granite sundial paper weight
£785

A decorative sundial paperweight with thermometer and compass built in.

Hansord
Jones improved brass microscope
£3800

A good example of a Jones improved microscope in it's original mahogany case and an almost complete set of accessories, although not signed this is...

Hansord
American Kaleidoscope by Bush
£880

A good example of a 19th century Kaleidoscope by Bush on a walnut turned base.

Hansord
Augsburg brass pocket dial
£1200

An 18th century pocket sundial by I N Haedr? in original leather case. I n the lid appears to be the owners itinals, Londoni, and a date.

Hansord
Ramsden Telescope
£3800

A fine example of a late 18th century brass table telescope by Ramsden, London in the original mahogany case.

Hansord
STEWARD MICROSCOPE
£6800

a superb example of a 19th century microscope in its original case and with an almost complete set of accessories, the quality of this instrument w...

Hansord
Vacuum Pump
£9400

A superb example of an Adams type of Vacuum pump, with what must be the finest collection of experimental apparatus in the world. These pumps where...

Hansord
Pocket Sextant
£2800

A rare small early 19th century miniature sextant with a 3" radius,in it's original red leather case.

Hansord
Satinwood barometer
£4950

A fine and rare 10" satinwood wheel barometer by Molton of Norwich.In superb condition and with great patination.

Hansord
19th Century Achromatic Refracting Table Telescope

An early 19th century Achromatic Refracting Table Telescope with a slightly tapering brass tube by "W&S Jones, 30 Holborn, London". Standing on...

Hansord
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