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18th Century French Louis XVI Giltwood Barometer
Located in Houston, TX
Lovely period French Louis XVI giltwood barometer with beautiful patina. This antique French Louis XVI giltwood barometer will add a touch of elegance to any home.  
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Late 18th Century French Louis XVI Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Giltwood

Rococo Style Carved Oak-Wood Barometer with Thermometer
Located in Barntrup, DE
This barometer features a beautifully carved oak-wood frame with Rococo or Louis XV style leaf and rocaille details. Above the barometer, there is a thermometer in Celsius degrees. E...
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1920s European Rococo Vintage Wood Scientific Instruments

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Glass, Oak

Antique Hydrometer, English, Scientific Instrument, Distiller, Loftus, London
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique hydrometer. An English, brass scientific instrument for distillers and brewers by Loftus of London, dating the late 19th century, circa 1900. Superb set with ma...
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Late 19th Century English Late Victorian Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Vintage Rolling Rule English Brass Scientific Instrument, Navigation, circa 1950
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a vintage rolling rule. An English, brass scientific instrument to aid navigation, dating to the mid-20th century, circa 1950. Attractive period instrument Displays a des...
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Mid-20th Century English Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Regency Dial Satinwood Wheel Barometer by P. Gabalio, London
Located in Lincolnshire, GB
A fine Regency period satinwood 12' wheel barometer in an elegant ebony banded satinwood case by P. Gabalio, London. A similar example can be found illustrated in the N. Goodison boo...
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Early 19th Century English Regency Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Ebony, Satinwood

Regency Mahogany Bow Fronted Stick Barometer by Bate
Located in Lincolnshire, GB
A Regency period mahogany and ebony inlaid bow fronted stick barometer with swan neck pediment above silvered scales that are signed Bate, London; the flame mahogany case with a long...
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1810s English Regency Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Ebony, Mahogany

Antique Hourglass Early 19th Century
Located in Rochester, NY
Early 19th century hourglass. Continental. Blown glass. Oak and pine.
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Early 19th Century European Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Wood, Glass

Set of Vintage Balance Weights, English, Brass, Scientific, Apothecary, Assay
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a set of vintage balance weights. An English, brass set of scientific apothecary assay weights, dating to the mid-20th century, circa 1950. A quality set of assayer's weig...
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Mid-20th Century English Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

17th Century Cabinet of Curiosities
Located in New Orleans, LA
Magnificent artistry, exotic materials and a bit of intrigue combine in this Italian Baroque-era cabinet of curiosities. Once a term used to describe entire rooms dedicated to humani...
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17th Century Italian Renaissance Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Lapis Lazuli, Bronze

English Antique George II Mahogany Stick Barometer by Polti of Exeter
Located in Devon, GB
A rare George II period mahogany stick barometer with finely carved cistern cover and surround to partly conceal the mercury tube. Most unusually the signed register plate is made of...
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Mid-18th Century English George II Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Mahogany

Charles and Ray Eames Molded Plywood Leg Splint for Evans in Original Wrapper
Located in Chicago, IL
These leg splints were designed by Charles and Ray Eames and produced for the United States Navy by the Evans Products Company, molded plywood division. They're still in their origin...
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1940s American Mid-Century Modern Vintage Wood Scientific Instruments

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Plywood

French Fabric Store Scale in Walnut with Marble Top, 1900s
Located in Austin, TX
A wonderful walnut and marble fabric scale, French, circa 1900. The walnut base has gilt trim on its faces and sides, and canted corners with mahogany veneer for accent. A lightly ve...
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Early 20th Century French Industrial Wood Scientific Instruments

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Marble, Brass

Memento Mori Skull, Italy, 1870
Located in Milan, IT
Painted plaster memento mori skull over a painted wooden base, Italy, circa 1870.
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1870s Italian Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Plaster, Fruitwood

Bbotanic Model, Italy 1900
Located in Milan, IT
A botanic didactical model, depicting a Solarium Tuberosum flower pale pink color made out of paper mâché, plaster, and wood hand painted. Extremely detailed. Paravia, Milan, Italy, ...
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Early 20th Century Italian Wood Scientific Instruments

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Metal

A Marine Specimen the Flying Fishes, Italy, 1880
Located in Milan, IT
Taxidermy marine natural Wunderkammer specimen, a pair of embalmed Flying fishes (Exo Coetus Volitans). Treated with color with a shade of blue. The Specimen is stuffed and mounted o...
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1880s Italian Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Animal Skin, Blown Glass, Fruitwood

18th Century French Louis XVI Carved Giltwood and Painted Wall Barometer
Located in Dallas, TX
Decorate a wall with this elegant, antique barometer. Crafted in Paris, France, circa 1760, the hexagonal wall piece features its original hand painted blue parchment paper with Fren...
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Late 18th Century French Louis XVI Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Glass, Giltwood, Parchment Paper

Antique Kent's Knife Cleaning, Polishing & Sharpening Wheel with Original Labels
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique Victorian knife cleaning and sharpening machine was made by Kent's of London England in circa 1880 in the period Victorian style. The machine is composed of two sharpeni...
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Late 19th Century English Victorian Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Stone, Metal

Old French Barometer with Love Knot
Located in Alessandria, Piemonte
Old French barometer with love knot, suitable in your kitchen or study room or.....everywhere. It is useful because working and beautiful to admire. Completely hand carved. Good pri...
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Early 20th Century French Arts and Crafts Wood Scientific Instruments

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Wood

Vintage Fishing Folding X-Frame Farlow Type Line Winder or Line Drier
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
Folding X-frame Farlow type line winder or line drier. A collapsible fishing line dryer with chrome fittings. This useful line winder folds into a convenient size for packing, there...
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1930s English Vintage Wood Scientific Instruments

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Oak

Portable Copying Machine by James Watt & Co.
Located in New Orleans, LA
Considered the first step into the world of modern photocopying, the copying machine was among the first widely used devices to successfully produce an exact copy of an original writ...
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18th Century English Other Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Mahogany

Argentinian Wax Steamer and Original Box, circa 1950
Located in San Francisco, CA
About A pressed metal Argentinian wax steamer with Bakelite feet and knob, multiple top valves, painted wooden handle and fabric cord. Original printed Balsa wood box and instruct...
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Mid-20th Century Argentine Mid-Century Modern Wood Scientific Instruments

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Metal

18th Century Antique Georgian Mahogany Wheel Barometer by E. Bates of Kettering
Located in Devon, GB
A late Georgian mahogany wheel barometer with satinwood marquetry inlay by Bates of Kettering. The mahogany case has satinwood stringing and marquetry shell and sunflower inlay d...
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Early 19th Century English George IV Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Mahogany

Anatomical Model Human Bust, Dresden, 1880
Located in Milan, IT
Anatomical model for the class, depicting a man’s human bust dissection with all removable organs, made out of painted paper mâché and mounted on a black wooden base. Deutsches Hygie...
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1870s German Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Fruitwood, Paper

Vintage Spirit Level, English, Rosewood, Craftsman's Instrument, circa 1950
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a vintage spirit level. An English, Rosewood and craftsman's instrument, dating to the mid-20th century, circa 1950. Period appeal with quality finish Displays a desirabl...
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Mid-20th Century English Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Vintage Spirit Level, English, Rosewood, Brass, Instrument, Rabone, circa 1950
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is a vintage spirit level. An English, rosewood and brass instrument by the renowned John Rabone and Sons, dating to the mid-20th century, circa 1950. A level from a renowned...
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Mid-20th Century English Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Antique Boat Spirit Level, English, Walnut, Brass, Torpedo, Instrument, Rabone
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique boat spirit level. An English, walnut and brass torpedo level or instrument by John Rabone and Sons, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920. Elegant torpe...
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Early 20th Century Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Early 19th Century Brass and Ebony Octant, Marked Remmert Rurds, 1805
Located in Atlanta, GA
Early 19th century brass and ebony octant, marked Remmert Rurds 1805, from a Massachusetts estate.
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Early 19th Century Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

19th Century Danish Carved Walnut Barometer
Located in Debenham, Suffolk
19th century Danish carved walnut barometer, circa 1890. Beautifully carved from a solid piece of wood. Thermometer set in the top. Barometer with paper dial in Danish. Some lo...
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1890s Danish Victorian Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Walnut

French Late 19th Century Barometer
Located in Atlanta, GA
French late 19th century barometer.
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Late 19th Century French Empire Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Bronze

1920s High School Art Class Wood & Steel Paper Cutter with Built-In Ruler Guides
Located in New York, NY
1920s industrial wood and steel paper cutter. Typically in early 20th century offices and schools. Still sharp with paper guides and ruler.
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1920s American Industrial Vintage Wood Scientific Instruments

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Steel

19th Century Antique English Mahogany Marine Barometer signed Nixon
Located in Devon, GB
An early 19th century mahogany marine barometer of exceptional quality and originality. The elegant carved, fluted and turned case has an inset engraved bone register plate reading f...
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19th Century British George IV Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Mahogany

Carved Oakwood Antique French Barometer with Thermometer, 1910s
Located in Verviers, BE
Carved oakwood antique French barometer with thermometer Unusual antique carved oak barometer in a lovely oak case, working order. ...
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1910s French Art Nouveau Vintage Wood Scientific Instruments

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Oak

19th Century English Cased Drawing Set Length of Longest Tool
Located in Buchanan, MI
An 19th century English cased drawing set length of longest tool. Measures: 6 1/4 inches.
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19th Century English Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Antique Oak and Brass Lumber Caliper by E. S. Lane, Upton ME
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Turn of the 20th century, oak and handcrafted brass hardware, lumber caliper by E.S. Lane, Upton ME used to measure the amount of timber from a tree features a sliding caliper and sp...
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Early 20th Century American Industrial Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Antique Oak and Brass Lumber Caliper by William Greenlief
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Turn of the 20th century, oak and handcrafted brass, lumber caliper by William Greenlief used to measure the amount of timber from a tree features a sliding caliper and spiked walkin...
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Early 20th Century American Industrial Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Vintage Industrial Bottle Carrier, circa 1950
Located in Chappaqua, NY
Vintage Industrial bottle carrier, circa 1950. Aluminum construction with wood handle. Used to hold sample bottles in a commercial/factory setting.
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Mid-20th Century North American Wood Scientific Instruments

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Aluminum

Spanish MCM Instituto L. Torres Quevedo Educational Galvanometer
Located in Mexico City, MX
A 1950s Spanish Mid-Century Modern educational D'Arsonval galvanometer manufactured by the Leonardo Torres Quevedo Institute in Madrid. Model MA 54-04. The wood and glass structure s...
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1950s Spanish Mid-Century Modern Vintage Wood Scientific Instruments

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Magnets

German Globe Made in the 1950s with Wooden Base
Located in Milan, IT
German small terrestrial globe Erdglobus by prof. Paul Rath made in the 1950s, turned wooden base and papier mâché sphere. Very good condition. Measures: Height 19 cm, sphere diamete...
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1950s German Vintage Wood Scientific Instruments

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Plaster, Wood

Salmoiraghi Compass Made of Brass in the Early 1900s on Wooden Base
Located in Milan, IT
Liquid compass on universal joint made by La Filotecnica Milano Ing. A. Salmoiraghi in the early 1900s and adopted by the Royal Hydrographic Institute equipped with an optical prism ...
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Early 20th Century Italian Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Mahogany Barometer English Manufacture of the Mid-19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Torricellian barometer made of mahogany wood, complete with reading vernier for checking pressure variation, alcohol thermometer, hygrometer and level for correct positioning of the ...
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Mid-19th Century British Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Mahogany

Mahogany Barometer English Manufacture of the Mid-19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Torricellian barometer made of mahogany wood, complete with reading Vernier for checking pressure variation, alcohol thermometer, hygrometer and spirit level for correct positioning ...
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Mid-19th Century British Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Mahogany

Mahogany Barometer English Manufacture of the Mid-19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
Torricellian barometer, complete with thermometer, made of mahogany wood with threads and decorations in other essences, English manufacture, signed Verga Macclesfield of the mid-19t...
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Mid-19th Century British Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Mahogany

French Travel Mahogany Barometer, Second Half of the 19th Century
Located in Milan, IT
French travel barometer. Complete with double comparative thermometer with double centigrade scale and Reamur and double vernier for reading the change in atmospheric pressure. The b...
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1860s French Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Mahogany

Early 19th Century Armillary Sphere by Delamarche
Located in Milano, IT
Charles-François Delamarche Ptolemaic armillary sphere Paris, circa 1805-1810 Wood and papier-mâché covered with printed and partly hand-coloured paper It measures 15.74” in hei...
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Early 1800s French Empire Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Wood, Paper

19th Century Antique William IV Bow-Front Barometer by J. Somalvico & Co, London
Located in Devon, GB
A good William-IV period rosewood and mother-of-pearl bow fronted stick barometer with its original bowed glass thermometer by this fine London maker. The cushion topped case is ve...
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19th Century English William IV Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Rosewood

Brass and Oak Weighting Scales by Avery of Birmingham
Located in London, GB
An Edwardian brass and oak weighting scales by W & T Avery of Birmingham. Imperial measurements of Stones, Pounds and ounces. Marked: AVERY LD BIRMINGHAM REGD NO 209249 W & ...
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Early 20th Century English Edwardian Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Georgian III Mahogany Thermometer by John Dollond
Located in Lymington, Hampshire
A Georgian III mahogany thermometer by John Dollond, of slender rectangular form, the top of the frame removable to aid the cleaning of the glass, with a silvered register engraved t...
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1790s English Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Mahogany

Antique Brass Telescope on Tripod
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
Antique brass telescope on tripod Measures: 64" H x 27" W x 27" D 10180-12.
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20th Century Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Mid-Century Decorative Globe Model from Germany from the 1950s
Located in Almelo, NL
Mid-century decorative globe model from Germany from the 1950s. Made for educational reasons, used for classroom demonstration and study. In vintage good condition with signs of age ...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Wood Scientific Instruments

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Metal

Domestic Medicine Chest by Thompson & Capper
Located in New Orleans, LA
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...
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19th Century English Other Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

French 19th Century Brass Fabric Scale on Wooden Base Signed Robert A Vienne
Located in Atlanta, GA
A French brass fabric scale from the 19th century with wooden base, signed Robert A Vienne. Created in France during the 19th century, this fabric scale, made of brass, is mounted on...
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19th Century French Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Early Hawaiian Massage Stick "Lomi Lomi" with Custom Display Stand
Located in Shelburne, VT
Displayed with complimentary custom stand Originally collected by Mr. Henry Blackshear in Hilo, Hawaii, this rare hand crafted wooden Massage stick "Lomi Lomi" crafted from wili...
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18th Century Hawaiian Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Wood

19th Century Primitive French Walnut Balance Scales
Located in Birmingham, AL
A handsome 19th century primitive French balance scale hand carved of solid walnut. The wood pans are attached with leather cording. A very versatile and decorative piece, it would l...
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1860s French Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Walnut

Terrestrial Globe French 18th Century, Swinging Structure
Located in Milan, IT
Designed, created, and built to be hanged to the ceiling in order to spin and play with it. Rare are the cases of pre-revolutionary French globes, and most of all the swinging ones. ...
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1760s French Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Wood, Paper

Antique Louis XVI 1775 Paris Beech Wood Barometer and Thermometer for a Hunter
Located in Munich, DE
Extraordinary and rare Louis XVI barometer and thermometer carved exquisitely in beech wood circa 1775. This wonderful object ist beautifully carved, gilt and painted, it has been ma...
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1770s French Louis XVI Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Beech

Curious Glass Instrument
Located in High Point, NC
A tabletop wood, brass, and glass apparatus, this didactic instrument was used to demonstrate the production of static electricity. A beautiful design object, shows the attention to ...
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Early 19th Century Czech Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Brass

Beautiful 18th Century French Barometer
Located in Atlanta, GA
Beautiful 18th century French barometer.
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Late 18th Century French Louis XVI Antique Wood Scientific Instruments

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Giltwood

19th Century Mahogany Long Case Barometer by Lennie Optician, Edinburgh
Located in San Francisco, CA
19th century mahogany long case barometer By Lennie Optician, Edinburgh Dimensions 37" long x 3.5" wide. The barometer may need restoration to get it in working condition.
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Early 20th Century Scottish Edwardian Wood Scientific Instruments

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Walnut

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