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Kinetic Sculpture, Scientific Crystal Model from Belgium, 1940s
Kinetic Sculpture, Scientific Crystal Model fro...
Vintage 1940s Belgian Kinetic Mobiles and Kinetic Sculptures
Wire, Wood
Decorative 1940s molecular model used as education material in school and lab. The models are made of wooden balls and bacalite and metal wire manufactured in Belgium. For sale per...
Edwardian Mahogany English Stereoscope or Old Photo Viewer
Edwardian Mahogany English Stereoscope or Old P...
Antique Early 1900s English Edwardian More Desk Accessories
Wood
Interesting photo viewer or stereoscope in mahogany wood and black metal. England , early 20th century. Edwardian period. In a very good condition.
Japanese Kowa "Big Eyes" 35 x 150 Binoculars
Japanese Kowa "Big Eyes" 35 x 150 Binoculars
Kowa
Vintage 1970s Japanese Scientific Instruments
Cold war era Japanese Kowa military binoculars sometimes referd to as 'Big Eyes". With an impressive 35 times magnification and massive 150mm diameter objectives these 'Big Eyes' bi...
French Wooden and Iron Cheese Press, circa 1900
French Wooden and Iron Cheese Press, circa 1900
Antique Early 1900s French Scientific Instruments
Having a double trestle base and a threaded press, the surface with a raised edge and a drain spout.
French Wooden Scale, Late 19th-Early 20th Century
French Wooden Scale, Late 19th-Early 20th Century
Early 20th Century French Scientific Instruments
Having a large weighing surface and a smaller side for weights.
Vintage Wood Geloso Television GT1014, 1950s, Italy
Vintage Wood Geloso Television GT1014, 1950s, I...
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Scientific Instruments
Glass, Plastic, Wood
This GTV1014 was one of the first 21-inch b / w televisions produced by Geloso. It uses the intercarrier system as an audio-video medium frequency. The chassis is mounted inside th...
Ericsson Type 16 (Skeleton) Telephone
Ericsson Type 16 (Skeleton) Telephone
Ericsson
Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments
An early GPO type 16 telephone by Ericsson of Sweden. In very good original condition complete with wooden junction box and original leads. These phones have several colloquial names...
Early 19th Century Silver Spatula/Tongue Depressor
Early 19th Century Silver Spatula/Tongue Depressor
Antique Early 19th Century British Georgian Scientific Instruments
Silver
Interesting 19th century silver spatula/tongue depressor. Maker's mark only: PA. One end of the depressor is bevelled on one side, while the other end has a cut-out decorative desi...
Copper, Brass and Chrome Ship's Anemometer, Midcentury
Copper, Brass and Chrome Ship's Anemometer, Mid...
Mid-20th Century European Industrial Nautical Objects
Brass, Copper, Chrome
A functional ship's anemometer, used in measuring wind speed. Made of copper, brass and chrome. Can be used outside or in and the copper cups move freely. Polished and salvaged from ...
Rubicon Reflecting Galvanometer Test Piece in Wood Cabinet
Rubicon Reflecting Galvanometer Test Piece in W...
Mid-20th Century American Industrial Scientific Instruments
Metal
Submitted for your consideration is this rare Rubicon Reflecting Galvanometer, circa mid-20th century. Presenting in the original wood (appears to be mahogany) cabinet housing with ...
Ross of London Brass & Leather Telescope on Tripod Stand, Early 20th Century
Ross of London Brass & Leather Telescope on Tri...
Ross of London
Early 20th Century British Scientific Instruments
Brass
The telescope on Stand with leather/brass barrel and black painted tripod feet, signed "Ross London". The telescope dating from the early 20th century. 39.25" H (telescope closed...
French Walnut Bakery Scale with Zinc Top, 1900s
French Walnut Bakery Scale with Zinc Top, 1900s
Maison Beranger
Early 20th Century French Industrial Scientific Instruments
Brass, Zinc, Walnut
A marvellous French walnut bakery scale with zinc top and brass plateaux, from the early 1900s. Both decorative and functional, this scale has a gorgeous patina with one hundred year...
10 x 80 Military Binoculars
Vintage 1950s Czech Scientific Instruments
A pair of Czech 10 x 80 military observation binoculars, with original tripod and transport case. Ten times magnification through 80 mm objective lenses. Adjustable height trip...
WWI Triple Turret Tripod Mounted Monocular by K...
Early 20th Century French Scientific Instruments
A World War one era XSP triple turret monocular by E. Krauss of Paris. 15, 23 and 30 magnification through an 75mm objective. circa 1917. With original tripod.   
Single Draw Marine Telescope
Antique Early 19th Century Scientific Instruments
A large mahogany barrelled single draw marine telescope by Edward Dixey of London. This magnificently constructed refracting telescope has a thirty seven inch barrel of brass and be...
19th Century Belgium Glass Samples of Colonial ...
Antique Late 19th Century Belgian Historical Memorabilia
Glass
15 blown glass containers with Colonial natural commodities like coffee, cacao, peanuts, rapeseed and different kinds of yam, breadfruit, cassava, and yucca flours. The glass cont...
WWII Naval Binoculars by Nikko or Nikon, of Jap...
Nikko
Mid-20th Century Japanese Scientific Instruments
The pair of 20 x 120 World War II binoculars made for the Imperial Japanese navy by Nikko. Nikko was the parent company of Nikon, after 1946 the brand name was changed. The C...
Swedish Military Binoculars with Case, circa 1945
Mid-20th Century Swedish Scientific Instruments
A pair of military binoculars by NIFE of Stockholm, Sweden. With 90° inclined oculars, magnified azimuth, and quick sight, polished and mounted on a later tripod. 8 times magnifi...
Antique Telescope, a Franks Ltd, Manchester, Of...
Early 20th Century English Edwardian Scientific Instruments
Metal
This is an antique telescope, a single draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use. An English, 'Officer of the Watch' telescope dating to the early 20th century. Perfect f...
Royal Century Telescope by Watson & Sons of London
W. Watson and Sons
Antique Early 1900s English Scientific Instruments
Brass
A large “Royal Century” refracting telescope, 6 inch achromatic objective lens, by W. Watson & Sons, of London and Barnet, British, circa 1910. In working order. Note: MESSRS’ ...
Monumental 19th Century Brass Portuguese Butche...
Antique 19th Century Portuguese Scientific Instruments
Brass
The perfect addition to any kitchen, a monumental 19th century Portuguese solid brass butcher's or butcher shop balance scale having the complete set of original weights. This fabulo...
Large Handblown Clear Glass Balance Scale
Andy Paiko
2010s American Victorian Scientific Instruments
Blown Glass
Handblown glass balance scale by Andy Paiko. The balance is accurate to within one gram. Part of a very limited series, each instrument varies significantly in detail and complexity,...
Prismatic Brass Compass MKIII with Leather Case...
Vintage 1940s British Aviation Objects
Prismatic compass signed T.G. Co. Ltd London No. B 260407 1943 MK III, in use to the officers of the British army during the WWII. Complete with original leather case with shoulder s...
1950s Classic Cream Colored Mid-Century Modern ...
Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Scientific Instruments
Enamel, Steel
1950s Mid-Century Modern cash register with original cream colored enamel paint. This is not working, but it is a great display piece. This can be seen at our 302 Bowery location in ...
Mid-18th Century French Louis XVI Carved Giltwo...
Antique Mid-18th Century French Louis XVI Scientific Instruments
Giltwood
This elegant, antique Louis XVI barometer was crafted in Paris, France, circa 1760. The large oval shaped wall piece features its original hand-painted parchment paper barometer with...
Torricelli Barometer, Mahogany Thermometer and ...
Antique 1830s British Scientific Instruments
Torricelli barometer, mahogany, with thermometer and hygrometer, including a level for the right position, signed A. Intross Strood, first half of the 19th century. Measures: Height ...
Box Containing 6 Not Dismountable Geometric Sol...
Vintage 1960s Italian Scientific Instruments
Box produced for educational purposes by the publisher Vallardi in the 1960s, containing 6 geometric non-dismountable solids made of wood (maximum height 15 cm): pyramid, sphere, cub...
Water Level with Tripod Made in Italy in the Se...
Antique 1860s Italian Scientific Instruments
Water level made of brass and glass, complete with accessories and tripod signed A. Bardelli, second half of the 19th century. Very good condition. Measures: Width cm 107. Box cm 41....
Water Level Made in the 1930s in Italy
Vintage 1930s Italian Scientific Instruments
Water level made in the 1930s in the Stabilimento Meccanico di precisione G. Allemano in Turin. Measures: Width 104 cm, height 21 cm, glass diameter 5,.3 cm. Measures box 38 x 20 cm ...
Salmoiraghi Topographic Instrument Made in the ...
Vintage 1930s Italian Scientific Instruments
Topographic instrment with telescope diopter model 5163/64 made by La Filotecnica Ing. A. Salmoiraghi S.A. Milano in the 1930s, placed in its original oak wooden case with brass corn...
Instrument to Check the Background of the Eye M...
Vintage 1930s Swiss Scientific Instruments
Instrument to check the background of the eye made in the thirties complete with lens and placed in its original wooden case covered with black leather with velvet and purple satin i...
Three-Blade Iron and Brass Scarifier Mid-19th C...
Antique 1850s French Scientific Instruments
Three-blade iron and brass scarifier, probable veterinary use, signed Pichero a Bourbon Lanc. Mid-19th century. Very good condition. Measures: cm 12.5 x 3.5 x 1.5. Shipping insured ...
Three-Blade Iron and Brass Scarifier, Mid-19th ...
Antique 1850s French Scientific Instruments
Three-blade iron and brass scarifier for human use. Mid-19th century. Very good condition. Measures cm 9 x 3 x 0.8.  
Super-Simplex Calculator Italian Manufacture of...
Vintage 1920s Italian Scientific Instruments
Super-simplex calculator, in its original cardboard case, which contains some useful tables with specific weights of different materials. It consists of a series of racks enclosed in...
Model of the Yew Flower, Made in the Late 19th ...
Antique 1880s German Scientific Instruments
Model of the yew flower (Taxus Baccata) made of wood and painted papier mâché dismountable in 6 pieces, German manufacture of the late nineteenth century. Very good condition. Measur...
Aeronautical Wrist Compass for RAF Officers Dur...
Vintage 1910s British Aviation Objects
Aeronautical wrist compass made of chromed brass, shaped like a watch with green fabric strap used by the RAF officers during the First World War. This is a dry compass with a snap-o...
Prismatic Brass Compass MKIX with Leather Case,...
E.R. Watts & Son
Vintage 1930s British Aviation Objects
Prismatic compass; it's a small compass complete with original leather case, signed E.R. Watts & Son N ° 2739 MK IX 1935 supplied to British officers. Complete with compass card bloc...
British Aeronautical Compass Made in the 1930s
Vintage 1930s British Aviation Objects
British aeronautical compass made in the 1930s of brass and glass mounted on universal joint and placed in its original oakwood box with brass hinges. Inside the lid you can see the ...
Wooden Box Containing Sampling Probes for the S...
Vintage 1930s Japanese Scientific Instruments
A spectacular large and very impressive one of a kind 19th century Black Forest carving on pedestal of two babies. A finely carved pedestal supporting a beer barrel having two drunke...
Model of the Lamium Purpureum Flower, Made in t...
Vintage 1930s German Scientific Instruments
Educational model of the Lamium purpureum L. (false purple nettle) flower made of painted papier mâché with a Bakelite base from the 1930s, German manufacture. Measures: Height 53 cm...
Model in Enlarged Section of a Moraceae Syconiu...
Vintage 1930s Italian Scientific Instruments
Model in enlarged section of a Moraceae syconium (fig for example is a syconium). The model is made of painted plaster and almost certainly made by Paravia in the 1930s. Measures cm ...
Model in Enlarged Section of a Moraceae Syconiu...
Vintage 1930s Italian Scientific Instruments
Model in enlarged section of the Moraceae syconium (fig for example is a sicon). The model is made of painted plaster and almost certainly made by Paravia in the 1930s. Measures cm 3...
Model in Enlarged Section of a Moraceae Syconiu...
Vintage 1930s Italian Scientific Instruments
Model in enlarged section of a Moraceae syconium (fig for example is a syconium). The model is made of painted plaster and almost certainly made by Paravia in the thirties. Measures ...
Set of 4 Scalpels in a Wooden Box Made in UK at...
Antique 1880s British Scientific Instruments
Set of 4 scalpels in a wooden box with brass hinges, marked with a burn stamp and a label "Allen & Hanburys London"; two scalpels are marked Allen & Hanburys, one Philip Harris & Co....
Desk Tool Made by Negretti & Zambra to Forecast...
Negretti & Zambra
Vintage 1910s British Scientific Instruments
Desk tool made by Negretti & Zambra to forecast weather; it was made in 1915 circa and, in addition to the manufacturer's signature, you read Barometer readings reduced to sea level,...
Barometer from the Late 1800s in Oakwood Carved...
Antique 1880s British Scientific Instruments
Antique English aneroid barometer from the late 1800s in oakwood carved like a rope, brass and glass. Very good condition. Working. Diameter 17 cm, thickness cm 5.5.  
Early 20th Century Electrical 1 Ohm Resistor Te...
Early 20th Century American Industrial Scientific Instruments
Metal
Offered for your consideration is this Leeds & Northrup electrical test piece. This "Total Decade Resistance" piece was made circa the early 20th Century by Leeds & Northrup who bega...
Midcentury Ideal School Supply Company Jumbo Th...
Mid-20th Century American Industrial Scientific Instruments
Metal
Jumbo metal thermometer used as a teaching tool in science class in the 1960s. The thermometer shows a red line for "Body Temperature" and a red line for "Freezing". Thermometer wo...
Box Containing 14 Dismountable Geometric Solids...
Vintage 1960s Italian Scientific Instruments
Box containing 14 detachable geometric solid solids of oakwood, height 20 cm, in their original wooden box complete with illustrative leaflet for the calculation of surfaces and volu...
Second World War US Navy Spyglass Dated 1942
Vintage 1940s American Scientific Instruments
Gold Plate, Brass
A US Navy MK I Quartermaster's Spyglass by arguably America's finest optics company, Kollmorgen Optical Corp. It is dated 1942 and has a 2? inch diameter objective lens with 16 power...
Box Containing 14 Dismountable Geometric Solids...
Vintage 1960s Italian Scientific Instruments
Box containing 14 dismountable geometric solids of oakwood, height 12 cm, in their original wooden box complete with illustrative leaflet for calculating surfaces and volumes. Made f...
Small Brass English Level with Telescope, 1940s
Vintage 1940s British Scientific Instruments
Small brass English level with telescope signed T. Cook London No. 902 made in the forties. Complete with a compass with an engraved goniometric circle and a water level placed above...
English Level with Orthogonal Telescopes, 1930s
Vintage 1930s British Scientific Instruments
English level with orthogonal telescopes signed Sitesquare Made in England in the thirties, painted aluminum. Height cm 14, diameter 5.5. Very good condition, fully functional.  
Coloured Botanical Lithograph Bohemian Manufact...
Vintage 1930s Czech Drawings
Colored lithograph applied on light cardboard depicting botanical study with various sections of Phormium tenax forest and of Agave Americana, Bohemian manufacture of the 1930s. The ...
Coloured Botanical Lithograph Bohemian Manufact...
Vintage 1930s Czech Drawings
Coloured lithograph applied on light cardboard depicting botanical study with various sections of Astragalus creticus Lam, Bohemian manufacture of the thirties. The black and light c...
Colored Botanical Lithograph Bohemian Manufactu...
Vintage 1930s Czech Drawings
Colored lithograph applied on light cardboard depicting botanical study with various sections of Phytelephas microcarpa R. et P. Bohemian manufacture of the thirties. The black and l...
Colored Botanical Lithograph Bohemian Manufactu...
Vintage 1930s Czech Drawings
Colored lithograph applied on light cardboard depicting botanical study with various sections of Artocarpus incisa Forst Bohemian manufacture of the thirties. The black and light col...
Antique Telescope, Dollond 'Day or Night' Terre...
Dollond, London
Antique Mid-19th Century English Victorian Scientific Instruments
Brass, Leather
This is an antique telescope by Dollond dating to the mid-19th century, a 'day or night' single draw scope suitable for terrestrial or astronomical use, circa 1850. Perfect for bi...
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