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English Oak Wooden Apothecary Cabinet
English Oak Wooden Apothecary Cabinet
Antique 1890s British Scientific Instruments
English oak wooden apothecary cabinet, rectangular base, end of the 19th century. It has an high space with cover, divided in partitions with sever small glass bottles and other smal...
Box of 50 Blown Glass Eyes, circa 1920
Box of 50 Blown Glass Eyes, circa 1920
Vintage 1920s French Scientific Instruments
Prothestic blown glass eyes, presented in a cardboard box with individual compartments. Right or Left prothesis. Box length 27cm, width 17cm, height 3 cm.
Chrome Ship's Clinometer, W. Ludolph, 1980s
Chrome Ship's Clinometer, W. Ludolph, 1980s
Mid-20th Century German Industrial Nautical Objects
A chrome ship's clinometer made by world-renowned Wilhelm Ludolph/Institut Bremen of Germany and signed as such. These tilt gauges were used on vessels to measure the angular slant o...
18th Century French Giltwood Barometer
18th Century French Giltwood Barometer
Unknown
Antique 18th Century and Earlier French Louis XVI Scientific Instruments
Glass, Giltwood
18th century French neoclassical barometer from the Louis XVI period. Strictly a stunning decorative object with great style in giltwood. The face is in French.
French Carpenter's Level of Steel and Glass, Early 20th Century
French Carpenter's Level of Steel and Glass, Ea...
Early 20th Century French Scientific Instruments
Beautifully constructed and in working condition, heavy in weight with both vertical and horizontal axes.
Embalming Set by Collin, circa 1850
Embalming Set by Collin, circa 1850
Antique 1850s French Scientific Instruments
Thanatopraxis set for the preservation of bodies after death. Complete with lacquered brass syringes, tips and accessories, presented in a varnished mahogany case. Marked: "Collin" i...
Left Arm Prothesis with Gripping Tool, circa 1920
Left Arm Prothesis with Gripping Tool, circa 1920
Vintage 1920s French Scientific Instruments
Left arm prothesis with gripping tool, made of leather and nickel-plated steel structure. Traces of rust on nickel-plated steel structure, patinated leather. Work made after WWI, cir...
Brass Galvanometer Made in England in the Early 1900
Brass Galvanometer Made in England in the Early...
Early 20th Century British Scientific Instruments
Moving coil brass galvanometer with three-screw base, instrument signed Philip Harris Ltd Birmingham England n. 19402, made in the early 1900, a tool used as a detector of direct cur...
Metric Tape in Metal Box Covered with Leather Italian Manufacture of the 1950s
Metric Tape in Metal Box Covered with Leather I...
Vintage 1950s Italian Scientific Instruments
Metric tape wheel or metric rib 10 meters long. It is an instrument used for measuring lengths and consists of a flexible tape on which the metric scale is trimmed, made in such a wa...
Suction Psychrometer Russian Manufacture of the...
Vintage 1950s Russian Scientific Instruments
Suction psychrometer according to Assmann, an instrument used to measure the temperature and humidity of the air, Russian manufacture of the 1950s. This instrument was used to determ...
Anatomical Human Model, circa 1930s
Dr. Louis Auzoux
Vintage 1930s European Scientific Instruments
Wood, Plaster
Unique circa 1930s vintage medical 62" size muscular instructional anatomical figure complete with internal organs (more info soon).
Small Theodolite of Gray Painted Metal Made in ...
Vintage 1950s Italian Scientific Instruments
Small theodolite made of grey painted metal signed by Filotecnica Salmoiraghi Milano Made in Italy n. 65142 in the fifties and placed in its original metal case with the shape of a c...
Wooden Galvanometer of the Mid-19th Century
Antique 1850s British Scientific Instruments
Astatic galvanometer by Elliott of the mid-19th century, mounted on a turned wooden base. It is an instrument used to measure weak currents. The instrument consists of a coil, a grad...
Hourglass Made of Pewter Brass and Blown Glass,...
Early 20th Century German Scientific Instruments
Hourglass made of pewter brass and blown glass, three different times, duration 15 minutes, signed C.P. German manufacture of the early 1900. Measures: Height 12.5 cm, width 14.5 cm....
English Made Brass Cased Explorers Compass for ...
Antique 1880s English Late Victorian Scientific Instruments
Brass
A handsome Victorian pocket / explorer compass with a cross bar needle pivoting on a jewelled bearing above a traditional dial. Complete in it's brass case and lid and incorporate...
Heliostat Made in the Second Half of the 19th C...
Jules Richard
Antique 1860s French Scientific Instruments
Heliostat signed Jules Richards constructeur Brevete´ SGDG, 25, Rue Me´lingue Paris made in the second half of the nineteenth century, burnished brass; the rotation of the instrument...
Square Surveyor Signed H Morin
H. Morin
Antique Mid-19th Century French Scientific Instruments
Collimator brass square surveyor signed H Morin 11 Rue Dulong Paris made in the mid-19th century. Very good condition and working perfectly. Height 22.5 cm.
French Art Nouveau Iron Scale by Falcot, 1890s
Antique 1890s French Art Nouveau Scientific Instruments
Brass, Iron
An attractive Art Nouveau era iron scale by the maker Falcot, French, circa 1890. The iron base has a wonderful patina, molded bottom edges and light gadrooning along the top rim. Bo...
Rare Mahogany Wood Binnacle Compass, circa 1896
Antique 1890s American Scientific Instruments
Rare mahogany wood binnacle compass. Inside there is a liquid compass mounted on a universal joint signed D. Baker Melrose Mass Pat. 22 Sept 1896 and marketed by the Chas Company. C....
19th Century English Cased Drawing Set Length o...
Antique 19th Century English Desk Sets
Brass
An 19th century English cased drawing set length of longest tool. Measures: 6 1/4 inches.
Mid-Century Wire Globe Made in Germany, 1950s
Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Scientific Instruments
Mid-century decorative globe model from Germany from the 1950s. Made for educational reasons, used for classroom demonstration and study. In good condition with signs of age and patina.
Rolex Art Deco Massage Device, 1930s Machine Ag...
Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Scientific Instruments
Steel, Bakelite
Extremely rare Rolex Art vibrator massage device, with original box and brochure, is a high end home vibrator from the mid-1930s. It sold in department stores and specialty shops. ...
1890s Rare Marble Oak Scale with a Marble Top
Antique 1890s American Industrial Scientific Instruments
Metal
1890s oak scale with a marble top. This is a rare find! Some dentil work missing. This can be seen at our 5 East 16th St location on Union Square in Manhattan.
Early 1900s Jacob Brothers Mini Candy Scale
Antique 19th Century American Historical Memorabilia
Metal
This is a example of one of many early scales. Weighs up to 2 pounds but this is a small scale that can be displayed almost anywhere. Manufactured by Jacobs Brothers Co. out of New Y...
Early 1900s Wrigleys Gum "The Wrigley Jr." Coun...
Wrigley's Spearmint Pepsin Gum
Antique Early 1900s American Other Historical Memorabilia
Metal
This cute candy scale was manufactured by the Wrigley's Spearmint Gum. This scale is small to weigh the gum that would be purchased from a store in the early 1900s. Exact year is unk...
Midcentury Full, Functional Barber, Dentist Cha...
Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Chairs
In a great original shape a dentist or barber chair from the 1930 France, very elegant model and in a good working condition.
Antique Telescope, Three-Draw Refractor, Englis...
Dollond, London
Antique Early 19th Century English Georgian Scientific Instruments
Brass, Fruitwood
This is an antique telescope, a three draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use. An English Georgian piece dating to circa 1800. Perfect for bird watching, landscape appr...
Antique Telescope, Three-Draw Refractor, Englis...
Antique Late 18th Century English Georgian Scientific Instruments
Brass, Mahogany
This is an antique telescope, a three draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use. An English, late Georgian piece dating to circa 1800. Perfect for bird watching, landscap...
French Industrial Brass Clock, Barometer Statio...
Andre Romain Guilmet
Antique Late 19th Century French Industrial Scientific Instruments
Bronze
Fantastic 19th century desk piece clock - Barometer - Thermometer. In the form of a steam boiler. The engine of the boiler works perfect, ask me and i will send you a video. It works...
1970'S Wood & Velvet Kaleidoscope and Stand Set...
Craig Huber
20th Century American Scientific Instruments
Velvet, Resin, Wood
1970s wood and velvet Kaleidoscope signed. C. Huber. This five piece set includes a teak wood and brass stand, kaleidoscope and three interchangeable viewers using natural elements o...
Ornate 1800s Standing Whitall Tatum Show Globe
Whitall Tatum
Antique Late 19th Century American Victorian Scientific Instruments
This early Whitall Tatum Number 80 pothecary show globe is one of the very rare configurations... Almost all hang from chain. This example is a floor model with its original base. Th...
Lone Ranger Vintage 1930s Pilot Bakelite Radio
Vintage 1930s American More Furniture and Collectibles
Bakelite
Lone Ranger Radio manufactured by Pilot Measures 15 in x 9.25 in x 7 in deep Great collectors piece.
Rare Antique Black Forest Travel Thermometer Ca...
Antique Early 1900s Swiss Black Forest Decorative Boxes
A most unusual piece of Black Forest, a travel desk thermometer in a wooden case with carved decoration and a beautifully carved Dog's head to the front, great detail and beautifully...
1950s Vintage Polish Medical Scale
Vintage 1950s Polish Industrial Scientific Instruments
Iron
The original, mechanical medical scale from the 1950s, produced by Lubelska Fabryka Wag. Year of production: 1955 Construction: The body is made of cast iron. There is a L.F.W. co...
Weighing Scales from Seca, 1950s
Seca
Vintage 1950s German Mid-Century Modern Scientific Instruments
- Seca weighing scales from the 1950s - Fully original and complete - The weight was not subject to any renovation - Made aluminum, steel, chrome, and Bakelite - The scale is fu...
Hollywood Regency Brass Rotary Standing Dial Te...
Vintage 1930s American Hollywood Regency Scientific Instruments
Brass
1970s era brass rotary standing dial telephone. Intricate details inlayed into the brass.
Pocket Compass for RAF Officers, 1915
Vintage 1910s British Aviation Objects
Pocket compass, 1915 circa for RAF officers made of chromed brass in the shape of a pocket watch. On the compass card you read, REG N.416645, while the number 6450 is engraved on the...
Brass Compass Made in the 1920s
Vintage 1920s Swiss Scientific Instruments
Magnetic compass, made of brass, signed Plan Neuchatel Switzerland made in the twenties. It is a small brass travel compass with a cover, compass card with four winds and goniometric...
Small Brass Compass with Cover, 1940s
Vintage 1940s German Scientific Instruments
Small travel brass compass with cover, compass card with eight winds and chromium-plated brass goniometric circle complete with needle lock to calculate horizontal angles. German man...
Antique Mahogany and Large Brass Folding Camera...
Antique Late 19th Century American Victorian Scientific Instruments
Brass, Mahogany
Rochester Optical Co. "Universal" Camera in 5x7 format. Introduced in 1890, this camera was the first in a string of "English Style" of folding view cameras produced by ROC. These ca...
Heart Model Medical Teaching Tool, circa 1970s
Late 20th Century Scientific Instruments
Chrome
A mounted medical teaching tool of a heart. Vibrantly colored. The heart comes apart to reveal the inner workings of the organ. Mounted on a polished chrome rod and black plastic base.
Midcentury Kidney Model/Medical Teaching Tool, ...
Mid-20th Century Models and Miniatures
Steel, Chrome
Large vibrantly colored Kidney model used as a medical teaching tool. Mounted on a chrome steel rod with a black plastic base. This piece would look amazing under a bell jar or cloche.
19th Century Palm Tree Pharmacy Jars
Antique 1890s Portuguese Victorian Jars
Ceramic, Paint
These 19th century pharmacy jars are as chic and charming as they get. A small tortoise is flanked by two towering palm trees alongside a column terminating in a Bowl of Hygieia....
Unusual Sterling Silver and Enamel Thermometer
Foster and Bailey
Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments
Sterling Silver
Beautiful, sterling silver and pink enamel thermometer, Foster & Bailey Co., Providence, Rhode Island, circa 1915. Measures: 5 1/2" high x 3" diameter across base. In excellent condi...
Magnetic Compass for Topographers Made of Brass
Peigné
Antique 1870s French Scientific Instruments
Rare and particular ancient magnetic compass for topographers, made of brass; instrument consisting of a magnetized needle free to rotate on a horizontal plane, marking with its poin...
Prismatic Compass Made for the Indian Army in 1917
Vintage 1920s Historical Memorabilia
Prismatic compass, signed M.I.O. 1917 manufactured by F. Barker & Son, a British company founded in London by Francis Barker in 1846, for the Indian Army (still under British rule). ...
Carl Zeiss RWDF Periscope Binoculars on Tripod ...
Carl Zeiss
Vintage 1960s German Scientific Instruments
Aluminum, Brass, Stainless Steel
A simply stunning and beautiful example of mid-20th century design from the iconic German optics manufacturer Carl Zeiss. The RWDF (direction-wise doppelfernrohr) 10 x 50 Binocular P...
Dentist Set Signed Evans & Wormull 31 Stamford ...
Evans & Wormull
Antique 1880s British Scientific Instruments
Dentist set signed Evans & Wormull 31 Stamford London dated back to 1880 circa. This set contains 12 pliers, a dental wrench and a removing tartar set with five instruments, all sign...
Art Deco Marine Binoculars
Nikon
Mid-20th Century Japanese Art Deco Nautical Objects
Metal
A pair of Nikon 20 x 120 marine binoculars. Set on a period, extendable oak and polished metal Stand. Stand extends the whole from 150cm, to 190cm. 20x magnification with 120mm obje...
Art Deco Naval Binoculars
Fuji Meibo
Mid-20th Century Japanese Art Deco Nautical Objects
A pair of Fuji Meibo marine binoculars. 15x magnification. DIMENSIONS: Height with stand 1-2metres , barrel L 35 cm, total L 47cm, W 22 cm Set over an adjustable, polished metal tr...
A very rare Collection of 18th Century, French ...
Antique Late 18th Century European Scientific Instruments
Brass
A very rare collection of nine vintage reflecting telescopes from the early and late 18th Century. The collection is comprised of three draw refracting telescopes, antique vintage br...
French 19th Century Balance - Scale
Antique Late 19th Century French Scientific Instruments
Bronze
A very handsome French late 19th century balance - scale in cast iron and white bronze. Marked "Balancerie Cie Moderne". A wonderful counter top piece - perfect for a kitchen island.
Late 19th-Early 20th Century Brass Camera Lens ...
Antique Late 19th Century Scientific Instruments
Brass
Set of six graduated camera lens inserts stamped "X-6" on each plate and original leather case.
Antique French Opera Glasses by Lemaire of Pari...
LeMaire Paris
Antique Late 19th Century French Victorian Scientific Instruments
Metal
An elegant antique pair of French opera glasses or small binoculars with their original fitted leather case by LeMaire of Paris. The telescoping glasses have a black metal frame and ...
French Hand-Carved Black Forest Barometer with ...
Antique Early 1900s French Scientific Instruments
Bronze
This French hand-carved Black Forest barometer and thermometer features a cross, doves, and open Bible with inscription in French. Its face is surrounded by intricately carved thorn ...
Domestic Medicine Chest by Thompson & Capper
Thompson & Capper
Antique 19th Century English Other Apothecary Cabinets
Brass, Burl
An invaluable addition to the 19th century home, this domestic medicine chest contained nearly everything needed to nurse a member of the household back to health. Made by the firm o...
Mahogany Cased Barograph
Antique Late 19th Century British Scientific Instruments
Mahogany cased barograph, having five glazed removable lid, and a drawer below to house the charts. The mechanical eight-day movement is housed in the drum, fitted with a seven-day c...
Bavarian Pharmacy Balance
Antique 19th Century Balkan Biedermeier Scientific Instruments
Brass, Porcelain, Walnut, Giltwood
This amazing and extremely rare Bavarian Biedermeier-period pharmacy balance stand would have been at home at any apothecary’s shop during the mid-19th century. Crafted of walnut wit...
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