Auction Lots

Maritime, Cameras, Scientific & Musical Instruments

DATE: 12/07/2019

Maritime, Camera, Scientific & Musical Instruments.
Brass & wooden instruments, early studio, film & plate cameras, modern cameras, equipment & accessories, scientific items of interest & maritime / naval artefacts...

Lot 2000

Early 20th century 'Hezzanith' Sextant No.P32, made for W.Hakes, Hull, the black japanned skeleton ...

Early 20th century 'Hezzanith' Sextant No.P32, made for W.Hakes, Hull, the black japanned skeleton bell frame with brass and silvered arc, 7'' radius with vernier showing 10, with mirrors and adjustable shades, stamped Rd.517155 for 1908, in fitted mahogany box with additional optics and Hezzanith Observatory Works certificate dated 1917, top inset with brass cartouche inscribed 'Capt. E J Baines 1955'. Captain Baines was captain of Drilling Ship Western Offshore No.VIII, see lot 2044.


9075

Sold For £200

Lot 2001

Heath and Co Ltd 'Hezzanith' Sextant No.Z220, Endless Rapid-Reader, the black crackled frame with 6...

Heath and Co Ltd 'Hezzanith' Sextant No.Z220, Endless Rapid-Reader, the black crackled frame with 6.5'' radius arc, mirrors, folding shades and bakelite handle in fitted wooden box with certificate dated 1964


W133546

Sold For £170

Lot 2002

'Geographica' Ltd. 56 Fleet Street London 8 inch Terrestrial Globe, showing Railways, Steamer Route...

'Geographica' Ltd. 56 Fleet Street London 8 inch Terrestrial Globe, showing Railways, Steamer Routes, Heights in English Feet and British Possessions, mounted in brass half-meridian on turned ebonised base, H36cm


B11953

Sold For £160

Lot 2003

Meteorite ship's brass and copper Anchor light, with clear glass lens, and twin cover, No.115560, ...

Meteorite ship's brass and copper Anchor light, with clear glass lens, and twin cover, No.115560, H40cm


7009

Sold For £95

Lot 2004

Simpson Lawrence & Co. Glasgow ship's copper Masthead lamp of half-round form with additional P...

Simpson Lawrence & Co. Glasgow ship's copper Masthead lamp of half-round form with additional Port & Starboard filters to each side and brass loop handle, converted to electric, H36cm


7017

Sold For £60

Lot 2005

Meteorite ship's Masthead lamp with painted metallic finish, bears plaque No.29781 (lacking burner)...

Meteorite ship's Masthead lamp with painted metallic finish, bears plaque No.29781 (lacking burner) H59cm and a similarly painted ship's Stern lamp with oil burner (2)

Estimate : £80 - £120

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2006

Seahorse ship's copper and brass Not Under Command lamp, No. 10757, cylindrical caged body with C.B...

Seahorse ship's copper and brass Not Under Command lamp, No. 10757, cylindrical caged body with C.B & Co. clear glass lens with red filter, swing handle, H38cm

Estimate : £100 - £150

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2007

Seahorse ship's copper and brass Trawling lamp, No.53353, cylindrical caged body with clear glass l...

Seahorse ship's copper and brass Trawling lamp, No.53353, cylindrical caged body with clear glass lens, H36cm

Estimate : £100 - £150

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2008

Seahorse ship's copper and brass Not Under Command lamp, No. 10758, cylindrical caged body with C.B...

Seahorse ship's copper and brass Not Under Command lamp, No. 10758, cylindrical caged body with C.B & Co. clear glass lens with red filter, swing handle, H37cm

Estimate : £100 - £150

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2009

Meteorite ship's copper and brass Not Under Command lamp, No.P136227,cylindrical caged body, CGG cl...

Meteorite ship's copper and brass Not Under Command lamp, No.P136227,cylindrical caged body, CGG clear glass lens with red filter, original burner with chimney, two swing handles, H52cm

Estimate : £150 - £200

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2010

Ship's copper Port lamp, D-shaped body with red glass lens, original burner and chimney, swing hand...

Ship's copper Port lamp, D-shaped body with red glass lens, original burner and chimney, swing handle, H48cm

Estimate : £100 - £150

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2011

Pair of Meteorite ship's copper Towing lamps, each of bow-fronted form with vertically double red r...

Pair of Meteorite ship's copper Towing lamps, each of bow-fronted form with vertically double red reflectors and two access hatches, electrically powered, bearing nos. R139754 & R139756, H53cm (2)

Estimate : £80 - £120

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2012

Ship's copper Starboard lamp, with brass handle bracket and mounts, slide out burner, H53cm, D28cm ...

Ship's copper Starboard lamp, with brass handle bracket and mounts, slide out burner, H53cm, D28cm


7017

Sold For £25

Lot 2013

Meteorite ship's copper 'Towing' light, No.C30628, H33cm ...

Meteorite ship's copper 'Towing' light, No.C30628, H33cm


102

Sold For £30

Lot 2014

Late 19th/early 20th century gilt brass magnifying glass with convex lens on telescopic adjustable ...

Late 19th/early 20th century gilt brass magnifying glass with convex lens on telescopic adjustable stand, H25cm max


B49105

Sold For £95

Lot 2015

Modern Barigo Germany table top barograph in mahogany stained case with chrome fittings W27cm with ...

Modern Barigo Germany table top barograph in mahogany stained case with chrome fittings W27cm with quantity of spare charts, together with Barigo ship's style wall clock in brass and mahogany (2)


9002

Sold For £50

Lot 2016

Modern barograph in ivory coloured plastic case, bears plaque with inscribed serial no. 24889 1986,...

Modern barograph in ivory coloured plastic case, bears plaque with inscribed serial no. 24889 1986, W24cm with quantity of spare charts


9002

Sold For £30

Lot 2017

Schatz Germany Royal Mariner ship's key wind brass cased bulkhead clock D18cm with additional circu...

Schatz Germany Royal Mariner ship's key wind brass cased bulkhead clock D18cm with additional circular mahogany wall mounting plaque


W6695

Sold For £85

Lot 2018

Delft blue & white character jug of Admiral Lord Nelson, H20.5cm ...

Delft blue & white character jug of Admiral Lord Nelson, H20.5cm

Estimate : £50 - £70

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2018A

Delft blue & white character jug of Admiral Lord Nelson, H20.5cm ...

Delft blue & white character jug of Admiral Lord Nelson, H20.5cm


3848

Sold For £50

Lot 2019

Cunard Steam Ship Company Ltd. souvenir silver spoon, the bowl engraved Aquitania, by Elkington &am...

Cunard Steam Ship Company Ltd. souvenir silver spoon, the bowl engraved Aquitania, by Elkington & Co. Birmingham 1913

Estimate : £60 - £80

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2020

Edwardian Union Castle Mail souvenir silver spoon, enamelled with flags and SS Kinfauns Castle, pie...

Edwardian Union Castle Mail souvenir silver spoon, enamelled with flags and SS Kinfauns Castle, pierced ropework handle, by J P C & S Birmingham 1903

Estimate : £40 - £60

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2021

Four Cunard silver & enamel souvenir spoons for RMS Ascania (2), RMS Ivernia, & RMS Queen E...

Four Cunard silver & enamel souvenir spoons for RMS Ascania (2), RMS Ivernia, & RMS Queen Elizabeth, various makers, Birmingham, 1925-56 (4)

Estimate : £80 - £120

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2022

White Star Line souvenir silver spoon, enamelled with RMS Adriatic in a star above a named life-bel...

White Star Line souvenir silver spoon, enamelled with RMS Adriatic in a star above a named life-belt, ropetwist handle, Rd.No.573318 by L&S Birmingham 1911

Estimate : £50 - £70

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2023

Pair of ship's brass saloon lamps, each with arched vented top, three glass sides, mirrored reflect...

Pair of ship's brass saloon lamps, each with arched vented top, three glass sides, mirrored reflector backs and oil burners, H32cm (2)


7004

Sold For £40

Lot 2024

Brass cased Altitude Gauge to measure 65 LBS per square inch & 150 Feet of Water, D15cm and a s...

Brass cased Altitude Gauge to measure 65 LBS per square inch & 150 Feet of Water, D15cm and a similar Pipeline Controls Ltd. pressure gauge to measure 100 lbf/in, 7 bar, D10cm (2)


5625

Sold For £25

Lot 2025

Leather and brass three-draw telescope engraved ' Reconditioned for John Barker & Co. by Broadh...

Leather and brass three-draw telescope engraved ' Reconditioned for John Barker & Co. by Broadhurst Clarkson & Co' L71cm extended


9173

Sold For £40

Lot 2026

Framed display of thirty Merchant Navy and other cap badges mostly bullion wire work decorated incl...

Framed display of thirty Merchant Navy and other cap badges mostly bullion wire work decorated including Oransje Line, US & Chile Navy, Turkey Nat. Line, Australian Lifeboat, US Coastguard etc, in glazed frame, 69cm, (30)

Estimate : £200 - £300

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2027

Six 18th century George II Acts of Parliament including Better Supply of Mariners and Seamen to Ser...

Six 18th century George II Acts of Parliament including Better Supply of Mariners and Seamen to Serve in H.M. Ships of War 1739, Laws Relating to Rogues, Vagabonds etc 1740, Laws Punishing Persons Destroying Turnpikes 1740, Laws to Prevent Profane Cursing and Swearing 1746 etc


B42674

Sold For £55

Lot 2028

Todd Shipyards Corporation America souvenir tape measure with decorative nickel case and steel 72 i...

Todd Shipyards Corporation America souvenir tape measure with decorative nickel case and steel 72 inch/one-eighth scale pull-out tape D5cm and a Rabone Chesterman Ltd surveyor's leather cased 30m tape measure (2)


7003

Sold For £20

Lot 2029

Early 20th century wall mirror, bevelled square plate in giltwood rope twist frame, H43cm, W43cm ...

Early 20th century wall mirror, bevelled square plate in giltwood rope twist frame, H43cm, W43cm


3584

Sold For £25

Lot 2030

R.M.S Queen Mary memorabilia including cuff links, lighter, pen, pen knife, 'The Last Voyage' frame...

R.M.S Queen Mary memorabilia including cuff links, lighter, pen, pen knife, 'The Last Voyage' framed print after Arthur Beaumont etc


7003

Sold For £60

Lot 2031

20th century Russian lacquer cigarette box, the hinged lid painted with a signed study of a cruise ...

20th century Russian lacquer cigarette box, the hinged lid painted with a signed study of a cruise liner at sea, inscribed 'Cgenaxo C CCCP' to base W15.5cm D11cm, H5cm


W132373

Sold For £170

Lot 2032

20th century ship's brass Binnacle, gimbal set with a Sestrel Compass No. B4/27992L/61, D24cm ...

20th century ship's brass Binnacle, gimbal set with a Sestrel Compass No. B4/27992L/61, D24cm


7017

Sold For £60

Lot 2033

Pair patinated spelter figures of a sailor with oar and fisher girl with net on ebonised circular p...

Pair patinated spelter figures of a sailor with oar and fisher girl with net on ebonised circular plinths, H36cm (2)

Estimate : £40 - £60

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2034

Right angle viewer by F. Barker & Son, black japanned drum shape body in leather carrying case ...

Right angle viewer by F. Barker & Son, black japanned drum shape body in leather carrying case D5.5cm

Estimate : £40 - £60

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2035

20th century naive Diorama of a twin masted whaler under full sail, with tender in glazed front cas...

20th century naive Diorama of a twin masted whaler under full sail, with tender in glazed front case labelled 'Made by Capt. Fred Tibbetts' W39cm, H23cm, D18cm

Estimate : £70 - £100

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2036

Neil Robertson ship's stretcher, of spliced splat and white canvas construction with adjustable rop...

Neil Robertson ship's stretcher, of spliced splat and white canvas construction with adjustable rope supports, L150cm and an illustration for use (2)


B171

Sold For £45

Lot 2037

'Ventis Secundis' or Sails Through The Centuries, Roman to 1926, colour print, framed 72cm x 95cm ...

'Ventis Secundis' or Sails Through The Centuries, Roman to 1926, colour print, framed 72cm x 95cm

Estimate : £30 - £50

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2038

Hurst, Alex. Arthur Briscoe - Marine Artist. His Life and Work, Teredo Books Ltd, Brighton, 1974, d...

Hurst, Alex. Arthur Briscoe - Marine Artist. His Life and Work, Teredo Books Ltd, Brighton, 1974, dark blue cloth gilt in maroon slip case and three other books on maritime artists, one with French text (4)

Estimate : £30 - £40

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2039

Smiths Astral ship's brass cased bulkhead clock, the white dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary sec...

Smiths Astral ship's brass cased bulkhead clock, the white dial with Roman numerals, subsidiary seconds dial and slow/fast facility No 6123 D18cm with key


4681

Sold For £60

Lot 2040

Brass cased ship's compass by Rutherford & Co. Ltd in wooden case W19cm ...

Brass cased ship's compass by Rutherford & Co. Ltd in wooden case W19cm


7017

Sold For £55

Lot 2041

Iver Weilbach brass cased ship's bulkhead clock, silvered Roman dial inscribed 'Viking' twin train ...

Iver Weilbach brass cased ship's bulkhead clock, silvered Roman dial inscribed 'Viking' twin train movement striking the half hours, on oak plaque, D19cm,


7017

Sold For £85

Lot 2042

Russell of Norwich mahogany cased barograph 7D R8D with eight tier vacuum and clockwork movement, g...

Russell of Norwich mahogany cased barograph 7D R8D with eight tier vacuum and clockwork movement, glazed lift off case with graph drawer below, in original box, H22.5cm, W39.5cm, D23.5cm


9002

Sold For £110

Lot 2043

Casella London barograph, with eleven tier vacuum and clockwork movement, bevel glazed lift off cas...

Casella London barograph, with eleven tier vacuum and clockwork movement, bevel glazed lift off case with graph drawer below, instruction leaflet 3045/AN, W37cm, H23cm, D32cm


B24953

Sold For £150

Lot 2044

Robert Sheader. Ship's portrait - Drilling Ship Western Offshore No. VIII, 20th century oil on boar...

Robert Sheader. Ship's portrait - Drilling Ship Western Offshore No. VIII, 20th century oil on board signed Robert Sheader 39.5cm x 59.5cm


716

Sold For £50

Lot 2044A

'Spoils of War, Portraits of the French and Spanish Ships taken by Lord Anson, Captain Buckle and S...

'Spoils of War, Portraits of the French and Spanish Ships taken by Lord Anson, Captain Buckle and Sir E Hawke in the year 1747' facsimile publication printed Headley Bros. pub. Holland Press 1977


B42674

Sold For £65

Lot 2045

Small decorative brass & copper twelve bolt diving helmet, H30cm ...

Small decorative brass & copper twelve bolt diving helmet, H30cm


7004

Sold For £60

Lot 2046

National Maritime Historical Society Hour Glass and Barometer, Discovery of America 500th Anniversa...

National Maritime Historical Society Hour Glass and Barometer, Discovery of America 500th Anniversary Compass, Sextant and Commemorative Telescope, Franklin Mint Universal Sundial, H28cm (6)


324

Sold For £85

Lot 2047

Collection of ten cast brass models of various types of ship Anchors including : Admiralty, Spek, H...

Collection of ten cast brass models of various types of ship Anchors including : Admiralty, Spek, Hall, Stokes, Plough and other patterns (10)


7017

Sold For £130

Lot 2048

20th century oak half block model of the twin screw vessel 'Azalea', with brass detail, on oak pane...

20th century oak half block model of the twin screw vessel 'Azalea', with brass detail, on oak panel, L56.5cm, H18cm


7008

Sold For £110

Lot 2049

Wooden hull model of the Scottish Fishing boat KY95 'Boy David' with painted decoration and Cullerc...

Wooden hull model of the Scottish Fishing boat KY95 'Boy David' with painted decoration and Cullercoats, D. Horsburgh, L53cm, W13.5cm; This type of boat is sometimes referred to as a 'Fifie'.

Estimate : £80 - £100

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2050

Waterline scale model of HMS Sheffield by L.Kirby, well detailed with tenders at anchor in a calm s...

Waterline scale model of HMS Sheffield by L.Kirby, well detailed with tenders at anchor in a calm sea, with name plaque and crest, in glazed display case, model L94cm, case L111cm, H33cm, D35cm: HMS Sheffield was built in 1935 as Town Class Cruiser, she was fitted with a prototype radar system in August 1938, after several refits she was scrapped in 1967

Estimate : £1000 - £1500

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2051

Scale model of HMS Amethyst F116, built by M H Lawford, grey above and red below water line, with n...

Scale model of HMS Amethyst F116, built by M H Lawford, grey above and red below water line, with named plaque in glazed display case, model L95cm, case L98cm, H45cm, D18cm: HMS Amethyst was a Black Swan Class Sloop built in 1942, later remodelled as a Frigate she was fired upon on her way from Shanghi to Nanking, known as the 'Amethyst Incident'. She was scrapped in 1957 after appearing in a film of the same name.

Estimate : £350 - £400

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2052

Large scale model of RMS Queen Mary, painted paper and card on frame, black above and red below wat...

Large scale model of RMS Queen Mary, painted paper and card on frame, black above and red below water line, on rectangular plinth with descriptive plaque, in glazed wooden case, model L120cm, case L160cm, H60cm, D29cm

Estimate : £350 - £400

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Lot Unsold

Lot 2053

Scratch built scale model of a WW1 gunship, wooden hull with copper rails, in glazed display case, ...

Scratch built scale model of a WW1 gunship, wooden hull with copper rails, in glazed display case, model L105cm, case L127cm, H36cm, D22.5cm

Estimate : £300 - £400

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Lot Unsold