Auction Lots

Maritime, Scientific Instruments & Cameras

DATE: 25/01/2019

Maritime, Scientific Instruments & Cameras

TIME: 01:00 PM

Closing Date for Entries: Wednesday, 9 January

VENUE: The Gallery Saleroom, Scarborough

AUCTION VIEWING:
Wednesday 23rd January 10am - 4.30pm
Thursday 24th January 10am - 4.30pm
Friday 25th January 10am - 1pm


  • Buyer's premium 21% inc VAT
  • In-house post & packing available - see individual lots for prices
  • Items to be paid for by Friday, 25 January and collected by Friday, 1 February
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Lot 2000

Victorian lacquered brass compound Monocular Microscope stamped 'Powell & Lealand Makers London...

Victorian lacquered brass compound Monocular Microscope stamped 'Powell & Lealand Makers London 1843' angular tripod supports with circular feet, rack & pinion focus with fine at side, in mahogany box labelled 'Powell & Lealand Opticians, 4 Seymour Place, Euston Square', with four Eyepieces, four Objectives including Lieberkuhns, Frog Plate, Diaphram, Prism and other accessories, some in fitted mahogany case

Estimate : £1000 - £1500
Approx Sale Time : 13:00 - 13:20

Lot 2001

R & J Beck of London Model 29 No.14417 Monocular Microscope, black japanned frame with chrome f...

R & J Beck of London Model 29 No.14417 Monocular Microscope, black japanned frame with chrome fittings, rack & pinion coarse & fine adjust on horseshoe base, in fitted case, H35cm & a Carton Stereo Binocular Microscope, with two additional Oculars, in fitted case (2)

Estimate : £50 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:00 - 13:20

Lot 2002

E.Leitz Wetzlar No.140917 brass Monocular Microscope,on black horseshoe base, with No.4 Eyepiece an...

E.Leitz Wetzlar No.140917 brass Monocular Microscope,on black horseshoe base, with No.4 Eyepiece and No.3 Objective, in wooden case, H38cm

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:01 - 13:21

Lot 2004

Scientific & Projections Ltd. Boys Calorimeter No.234, chromed metal body and fittings with pol...

Scientific & Projections Ltd. Boys Calorimeter No.234, chromed metal body and fittings with polished wood base and lid, with three thermometers, copper water canister with handle & lid and Doulton Co.Ltd. Lambeth Saltglaze stoneware jar stamped 8, with three Thermometer Certificates 1971-72 & 81 and Sigma Calorific Values Table, H42cm max (qty)

Estimate : £50 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:01 - 13:21

Lot 2005

Alex. Wright & Co. (Westminster) Simmance Gravity Bell, cream japanned body with chrome fitting...

Alex. Wright & Co. (Westminster) Simmance Gravity Bell, cream japanned body with chrome fittings, H50cm

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:02 - 13:22

Lot 2006

20th century Dobbie-McInnes Patent Engine Indicator, Design No.1 for large size steam instruments, ...

20th century Dobbie-McInnes Patent Engine Indicator, Design No.1 for large size steam instruments, in fitted mahogany box, with Radial Divider card and Ellerman's Wilson Line Diagram sheets, H20cm.

Estimate : £50 - £100
Approx Sale Time : 13:02 - 13:22

Lot 2007

'Curnon' Steam Flow meter by The Curnon Engineering Co. Manchester No.200SS775, brass movement and ...

'Curnon' Steam Flow meter by The Curnon Engineering Co. Manchester No.200SS775, brass movement and record drum in black cast case, glazed front alloy cover, L37cm, D23cm, H25cm

Estimate : £40 - £60
Approx Sale Time : 13:03 - 13:23

Lot 2008

'The Servis Recorder' Time Record Clock, Arabic silvered dial in circular black japanned alloy case...

'The Servis Recorder' Time Record Clock, Arabic silvered dial in circular black japanned alloy case, No.431199, with key D17cm

Estimate : £30 - £40
Approx Sale Time : 13:03 - 13:23

Lot 2010

Vintage Danish telephone, black metal case with gilt detail marked JYDSK, Telefon Aktieselskab, chr...

Vintage Danish telephone, black metal case with gilt detail marked JYDSK, Telefon Aktieselskab, chromed crank handle with black and chromed handset, H32cm

Estimate : £60 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:04 - 13:24

Lot 2011

Fowlers 'Universal' Calculator No.1894 in leather case, D8.5cm a Crompton Parkinson Voltmeter No.13...

Fowlers 'Universal' Calculator No.1894 in leather case, D8.5cm a Crompton Parkinson Voltmeter No.1395307, a cork hole borer with sharpener and a modern pocket Compass (5)

Estimate : £50 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:04 - 13:24

Lot 2012

Cropico Type RBB6 Resistance Box with six dials, L45cm, a Budenberg Standard Test Gauge to measure ...

Cropico Type RBB6 Resistance Box with six dials, L45cm, a Budenberg Standard Test Gauge to measure 30 bar No.B290127 in chrome case D15.5cm and a similar Pointer Extractor, (3)

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:05 - 13:25

Lot 2013

Five various brass cased Steam Pressure Gauges by Stewart Buchanan, Olsens etc on rectangular pine ...

Five various brass cased Steam Pressure Gauges by Stewart Buchanan, Olsens etc on rectangular pine base, W61cm, H17cm

Estimate : £40 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:05 - 13:25

Lot 2014

Set of early 20th century cast metal & lacquered brass Bushel Test Scales stamped S & R 806...

Set of early 20th century cast metal & lacquered brass Bushel Test Scales stamped S & R 806, one cylider stamped Epruveta 1350cm, in fitted oak case with part set of brass weights to 200g, H45cm

Estimate : £80 - £100
Approx Sale Time : 13:06 - 13:26

Lot 2017

20th century Watts Transit Theodolite, green japanned body with chromed fittings, on swivel base in...

20th century Watts Transit Theodolite, green japanned body with chromed fittings, on swivel base in fitted metal carry case with leather strap, L28cm

Estimate : £50 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:06 - 13:26

Lot 2018

Houghton-Butcher Rolling Ruler, in box stamped broad Arrow London 1916 325, another stamped broad A...

Houghton-Butcher Rolling Ruler, in box stamped broad Arrow London 1916 325, another stamped broad Arrow BHL 87 6675 99 522 6966 and a hardwood and brass parallel rule L48.5cm max (3)

Estimate : £50 - £100
Approx Sale Time : 13:07 - 13:27

Lot 2019

Rowney & Co. ebony and brass Rolling Rule stamped broad Arrow, 1915 1121, L38cm and a clear per...

Rowney & Co. ebony and brass Rolling Rule stamped broad Arrow, 1915 1121, L38cm and a clear perspex Channel Marine parallel rule (2)

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:07 - 13:27

Lot 2020

Victorian travelling Apothecary case, fitted interior with nine labelled bottles for Duncan Flockha...

Victorian travelling Apothecary case, fitted interior with nine labelled bottles for Duncan Flockhart & Company, Edinburgh and others in tooled leather case with lock and key and a glass measure, W19cm, H13cm, D13

Estimate : £80 - £120
Approx Sale Time : 13:08 - 13:28

Lot 2021

1890s Dentist cast iron treadle Drill with shaped foot pedal, spoked wheel and adjustable tool &...

1890s Dentist cast iron treadle Drill with shaped foot pedal, spoked wheel and adjustable tool & an A & T Ltd. of Edinburgh Dentists anaesthetic machine with oxydised metal two branch column with masks and bags, on adjustable tripod stand with castors, (2)

Estimate : £150 - £250
Approx Sale Time : 13:08 - 13:28

Lot 2022

1940s McKesson 'Simplor' Model K chromed Anaesthetic machine, with twin Nitrous Oxide & Oxygen ...

1940s McKesson 'Simplor' Model K chromed Anaesthetic machine, with twin Nitrous Oxide & Oxygen dials and controls, on column support and four cast metal feet with castors, H120cm

Estimate : £50 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:09 - 13:29

Lot 2023

"Lister Perimeter" by Hamblin of London, an Ophthalmic field of vision instrument for detecting bli...

"Lister Perimeter" by Hamblin of London, an Ophthalmic field of vision instrument for detecting blind spots, complete with original height adjustable stand, H144cm

Estimate : £50 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:09 - 13:29

Lot 2024

Large Brass cased alcohol Thermometer, stamped Thompson MFG Co.Ltd. Richmond Surrey, with pierced b...

Large Brass cased alcohol Thermometer, stamped Thompson MFG Co.Ltd. Richmond Surrey, with pierced base and top loop, in two-piece wooden case, L47cm

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:10 - 13:30

Lot 2030

Mid-20th century 'Husun' Sextant by Henry Hughes and Son Ltd No.54815, the black crackled frame wit...

Mid-20th century 'Husun' Sextant by Henry Hughes and Son Ltd No.54815, the black crackled frame with brass and silvered arc, 6'' radius reading to 10'', in fitted wooden box with certificate dated 1947

Estimate : £100 - £200
Approx Sale Time : 13:10 - 13:30

Lot 2031

Mid 20th Marine Sextant, black crackle frame with brass scale arc inscribed D Shackman & Sons o...

Mid 20th Marine Sextant, black crackle frame with brass scale arc inscribed D Shackman & Sons of London, No 3554, with index and horizon mirrors and detachable eyepiece, the fitted travel case with certificate dated 21st August 1944, L24cm max, with Seaman's Record & Discharge books for C E Houghton and two Distance and Bearing Tables (5)

Estimate : £80 - £120
Approx Sale Time : 13:11 - 13:31

Lot 2032

19th century ebony Octant with brass arm, ivory vernier and name plaque inscribed 'Jordison Middles...

19th century ebony Octant with brass arm, ivory vernier and name plaque inscribed 'Jordison Middlesboro' L30cm max

Estimate : £80 - £100
Approx Sale Time : 13:11 - 13:31

Lot 2033

Early 20th century Marine Compass black case with white dial and brass bezel in gimball stamped 151...

Early 20th century Marine Compass black case with white dial and brass bezel in gimball stamped 1517,on wooden plinth with plaque 'SS City of Karachi, J.R.Ellerman & Co. 1905-1934 5547 tons' Diam 24cm, L38cm

Estimate : £100 - £200
Approx Sale Time : 13:12 - 13:32

Lot 2034

Aviation compass Type PII No.1112/B/53, grey japanned sprung case with plaque No.6B/1672, black bez...

Aviation compass Type PII No.1112/B/53, grey japanned sprung case with plaque No.6B/1672, black bezel in grey painted box with stencilled details, Examined 1952, D13cm, case 18cm x 12cm:

Estimate : £50 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:12 - 13:32

Lot 2035

J C Krohn & Son, Bergen Compass No.3490 in gimbal fitting on two supports, D13.5cm ...

J C Krohn & Son, Bergen Compass No.3490 in gimbal fitting on two supports, D13.5cm

Estimate : £40 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:13 - 13:33

Lot 2036

E.S. Ritchie and Sons, Boston, brass Nautical Compass No.81726, gimbal mounted in original slide to...

E.S. Ritchie and Sons, Boston, brass Nautical Compass No.81726, gimbal mounted in original slide top oak case , D12.5cm

Estimate : £40 - £60
Approx Sale Time : 13:13 - 13:33

Lot 2037

20th century brass Ship's Binnacle, gimbal set with a Sestrel Compass No. B4/27992L61, D24cm ...

20th century brass Ship's Binnacle, gimbal set with a Sestrel Compass No. B4/27992L61, D24cm

Estimate : £100 - £150
Approx Sale Time : 13:14 - 13:34

Lot 2039

'Sir W. Thomson's Azimuth Mirror' by Whyte, Thomson & Co. Glasgow in original box with instruct...

'Sir W. Thomson's Azimuth Mirror' by Whyte, Thomson & Co. Glasgow in original box with instructions, L24cm

Estimate : £40 - £60
Approx Sale Time : 13:14 - 13:34

Lot 2040

Pair of World War II German Kriegsmarine T Carl Zeiss Jena Naval Binoculars, D.F. 7 x 50, 2149964, ...

Pair of World War II German Kriegsmarine T Carl Zeiss Jena Naval Binoculars, D.F. 7 x 50, 2149964, N No.37999, black textured body stamped with eagle & swastika, M IV/l, rigid eyepieces marked Benutzer, in black leather case

Estimate : £600 - £800
Approx Sale Time : 13:15 - 13:35

Lot 2041

Pair of WWll Ross Military issue Power 10 Field 5 pattern 2112 black textured finish Binoculars No....

Pair of WWll Ross Military issue Power 10 Field 5 pattern 2112 black textured finish Binoculars No.11430 with broad arrow stamps, brass sun shades and rubber eyepiece, L43cm max, in fitted wooden box painted 'Reserve for Eastern Fleet S.N.R&J/G7/417 18/6/45'

Estimate : £400 - £600
Approx Sale Time : 13:15 - 13:35

Lot 2042

Pair E.Leitz Wetzlar 8x30 Binuxit Binoculars No.610331, in Leitz stamped brown leather case ...

Pair E.Leitz Wetzlar 8x30 Binuxit Binoculars No.610331, in Leitz stamped brown leather case

Estimate : £100 - £200
Approx Sale Time : 13:16 - 13:36

Lot 2043

Pair of WWI L. Petit Fabt, Paris leather and japanned brass Binoculars, with broad Arrow, S.3 59990...

Pair of WWI L. Petit Fabt, Paris leather and japanned brass Binoculars, with broad Arrow, S.3 59990, a leather covered brass three-draw pocket Telescope with lens cover and end cap, L60cm, a Jowett E96 Weaving shuttle with inset Thermometer, L48cm, and a 'Unique ' Universal Slide Rule in case, (4)

Estimate : £50 - £100
Approx Sale Time : 13:16 - 13:36

Lot 2044

'The Improved Submerged Log Co. Ltd.' black japanned and brass Ships Log with alloy Chernikeeff log...

'The Improved Submerged Log Co. Ltd.' black japanned and brass Ships Log with alloy Chernikeeff log Impeller Calculator No.941, L77cm

Estimate : £100 - £150
Approx Sale Time : 13:17 - 13:37

Lot 2045

Walkers 'Yachtmaster MKlll' Ships Log, white dial to measure to 100 Nautica miles with two subsidia...

Walkers 'Yachtmaster MKlll' Ships Log, white dial to measure to 100 Nautica miles with two subsidiaries in black case with chrome bezel No.AG5209, with two Rotators in fitted box

Estimate : £40 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:17 - 13:37

Lot 2046

Walker's MK III A Knotmaster log, with oil can & instructions in fitted pine box, L31cm. Proven...

Walker's MK III A Knotmaster log, with oil can & instructions in fitted pine box, L31cm. Provenance: from Vessel Pearl Maiden

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:18 - 13:38

Lot 2050

Whale Pan Bone, Scrimshaw worked with a detailed study of 'HMS Bark Endeavour' entering a Continent...

Whale Pan Bone, Scrimshaw worked with a detailed study of 'HMS Bark Endeavour' entering a Continental Harbour with castle, H27cm, W24cm: Provenance Yorkshire Private Collector.

Estimate : £1600 - £1800
Approx Sale Time : 13:18 - 13:38

Lot 2051

Victorian Whale bone walking stick, slender tapering shaft with curved Whale tooth handle, L88cm ...

Victorian Whale bone walking stick, slender tapering shaft with curved Whale tooth handle, L88cm

Estimate : £250 - £300
Approx Sale Time : 13:19 - 13:39

Lot 2052

Carved wooden walking stick, rope twist facet and plait carved shaft with with walrus ivory carved ...

Carved wooden walking stick, rope twist facet and plait carved shaft with with walrus ivory carved handle, L96cm

Estimate : £150 - £200
Approx Sale Time : 13:19 - 13:39

Lot 2053

Early 20th century boxwood walking stick, shaft carved with ropetwist and entwined foliage, twist c...

Early 20th century boxwood walking stick, shaft carved with ropetwist and entwined foliage, twist carved grip, L91cm

Estimate : £80 - £100
Approx Sale Time : 13:20 - 13:40

Lot 2054

Early 20th century Bakelite walking stick with shaped handle and torch attachment ferrule, Reg No....

Early 20th century Bakelite walking stick with shaped handle and torch attachment ferrule, Reg No.818856, BEKKO PAT PDG 9521, L80cm

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:20 - 13:40

Lot 2055

1889 pattern Boarding Cutlass, 71cm single edge blade indistinctly stamped with Crown, X and No.......

1889 pattern Boarding Cutlass, 71cm single edge blade indistinctly stamped with Crown, X and No....92, 12/E, solid guard with ribbed grip, L84cm

Estimate : £120 - £180
Approx Sale Time : 13:21 - 13:41

Lot 2056

19th century Sperm Whale's tooth, L14cm ...

19th century Sperm Whale's tooth, L14cm

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:21 - 13:41

Lot 2057

Three replica Scrimshaws style models, 'The Dakota' 'Rachel Pringle of Barbados' etc, H13cm max (3)...

Three replica Scrimshaws style models, 'The Dakota' 'Rachel Pringle of Barbados' etc, H13cm max (3)

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:22 - 13:42

Lot 2060

Circular metal cased 'Fishermans Aneroid Barometer' issued by the Royal National Life Boat Institu...

Circular metal cased 'Fishermans Aneroid Barometer' issued by the Royal National Life Boat Institution, No. 3213, with brass bezel, by Dollond, London, D16cm

Estimate : £50 - £70
Approx Sale Time : 13:22 - 13:42

Lot 2061

20th century brass cased Bulkhead Clock, circular cream Arabic dial with subsidiary seconds, signed...

20th century brass cased Bulkhead Clock, circular cream Arabic dial with subsidiary seconds, signed Mercer St.Albans England, D27cm

Estimate : £70 - £100
Approx Sale Time : 13:23 - 13:43

Lot 2062

20th century oak case Bulkhead type Clock, circular white Roman dial with subsidiary seconds, Anson...

20th century oak case Bulkhead type Clock, circular white Roman dial with subsidiary seconds, Ansonia twin train 8-day movement in rope carved oak surround with brass bezel, D22.5cm

Estimate : £50 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:23 - 13:43

Lot 2063

20th century oak case Bulkhead type Clock,, circular white enamel Roman dial with subsidiary second...

20th century oak case Bulkhead type Clock,, circular white enamel Roman dial with subsidiary seconds inscribed The Humber Shipwright Co.Ltd. Hull, in rope carved oak surround with brass bezel, single train movement, D21.5cm

Estimate : £40 - £60
Approx Sale Time : 13:24 - 13:44

Lot 2064

20th century brass cased Bulkhead type Clock, circular Roman dial with twin train movement, on wood...

20th century brass cased Bulkhead type Clock, circular Roman dial with twin train movement, on wooden plaque, D25cm

Estimate : £60 - £80
Approx Sale Time : 13:24 - 13:44

Lot 2065

'Battle Ship, about 1760' chromolithograph by J. Virtue & Co. Leith, after W. Fred Mitchell, 20...

'Battle Ship, about 1760' chromolithograph by J. Virtue & Co. Leith, after W. Fred Mitchell, 20cm x 25cm

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:25 - 13:45

Lot 2066

'Unloading the Catch Scarborough' 19th century watercolour in the style of H B Carter, 16.5cm x 23....

'Unloading the Catch Scarborough' 19th century watercolour in the style of H B Carter, 16.5cm x 23.5cm

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:25 - 13:45

Lot 2067

Shipping in the Port of London, colour print, after Edwin Fletcher, style of W L Wyllie, 49cm x 75c...

Shipping in the Port of London, colour print, after Edwin Fletcher, style of W L Wyllie, 49cm x 75cm

Estimate : £30 - £40
Approx Sale Time : 13:26 - 13:46

Lot 2068

Ocean Cruising Yacht 'Arcadian' (Twin Screw 9000 Tons) Owners: The Royal Mail Steam Packet Co. colo...

Ocean Cruising Yacht 'Arcadian' (Twin Screw 9000 Tons) Owners: The Royal Mail Steam Packet Co. colour print in oak frame with title plaque, 62cm x 42cm

Estimate : £40 - £60
Approx Sale Time : 13:26 - 13:46

Lot 2069

'The White Star Royal Mail Ship 'Teutonic' (H.M.Armed Cruiser) at the Royal Navy Review Spithead Ju...

'The White Star Royal Mail Ship 'Teutonic' (H.M.Armed Cruiser) at the Royal Navy Review Spithead June 26, 1897 in Commemoration of The Sixtieth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty Queen Victoria',Photographed, Engraved and Printed by Stas. Walery and Company, for private circulation only, 1898,with forty-six photogravures, calf gilt, front board lacking

Estimate : £100 - £200
Approx Sale Time : 13:27 - 13:47

Lot 2070

Collection of QE II Cruise Memorabilia including: set of five 1977 Jubilee wine glasses, money clip...

Collection of QE II Cruise Memorabilia including: set of five 1977 Jubilee wine glasses, money clip and medallion, two 1994 World Cruise baseball caps, six-Continent Circumnavigation Plate and Medal, c1950's RMS Queen Mary Cocktails & Cigars Price list, and Train Ticket (12)

Estimate : £30 - £50
Approx Sale Time : 13:27 - 13:47