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Period: Early 20th Century
1900s Antique Silvered Nickel French Duck Lobster Press Culinary Cooking Tool
Located in Hyattsville, MD
Very good working shape. There are no cracks or chips to the iron. This item came from very old Washington DC French Cooking School Teachers Estate. Wheel diameter is 10 inches. In ...
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French Late Victorian Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Iron, Nickel

Antique Holosteric Brass Barometer
Located in Ferndale, MI
A nicely patina'd brass U.S. Standard holosteric barometer., circa early 1900s. 4.75"diameter x 2.25" depth. Good condition with no dents to brass.
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Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Cast Iron Personal Weighing Scales by JARASO
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
Cast Iron Personal Weighing Scales by JARASO Quirky scales to keep your weight personal, the weight registered by the scales can only be correctly viewed by the user by the mirror. ...
Category

Industrial Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Iron

Troughton and Simms London Surveyor's Level in Mahogany Case
Located in San Mateo, CA
Early 20th century surveyor's level made be Troughton and Simms of London. This comes in its original mahogany case. The dimensions listed are for the case. The level measures 3.75 i...
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English Other Antique Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Oxidised Surveyors Level by Reid and Young
Located in Norwich, GB
Oxidised surveyors level by Reid and Young Mounted on a circular base with threaded aperture or tripod mounting with four holding rings. Thirteen and a half inch adjustable brass ...
Category

British Edwardian Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Solid Brass Library Barometer 1914
Located in Norwell, MA
Brass barometer by Taylor of Rochester, NY. Patent date of August 18, 1914. Face is printed "stormy", "change", "very dry", "rain", "fair", etc.. Brass mounting ring. Circa 1914.
Category

American Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

1920s Ebonite and Brass Spiral Fuller Slide-Rule Antique Scientific Instrument
Located in Milan, IT
Antique ebonite brass and papier maché spiral slide-rule, conceived by George Fuller from Belfast, engineering professor in Queen’s University in London in 1878, made by STANLEY in t...
Category

Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Wood

Mahogany Magnifying Glass
Located in Stamford, CT
Circa 1920s extra large English Mahogany framed magnifying glass with square shaped handle for tabletop or library use. Made in England. Please note of wear consistent with age inclu...
Category

English Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Glass, Mahogany

Antique Three Draw Telescope, English, Brass, Terrestrial, Ross, Edwardian, 1910
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique three draw telescope. An English, brass terrestrial refractor by Ross of London, dating to the Edwardian period, circa 1910. Perfect for bird watching, landscap...
Category

British Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Very Rare and Important 1910 Dräger Smoke Mask
Located in Peekskill, NY
I almost never sell items from my museum collection. Here is your opportunity to get your hands on one of the rarest examples I own. It's not only a surviving example of the very beg...
Category

German Industrial Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Leather

20th Century Italian Marble-Top Balance Scale with Complete Set of Weights
Located in Sofia, BG
Italian marble-top balance scale. White marble-top with chamfered corners, has round nickel trays on top of the balance arms and an inlaid mahogany case on brass claw feet with glass...
Category

Italian Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Marble, Brass

1907 Century Studio Camera 9A Eastman Kodak Co Folmer Schwing Dept Rochester NY
Located in Savannah, GA
The Kodak No.9A Century Studio Camera was made between 1907 and 1926. The Century Camera Company introduced cameras of this type in 1902, although the founding firm was absorbed by E...
Category

American Industrial Antique Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Metal, Brass

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shell circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

French Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

English Adjustable Standing Desk Magnifier of Brass
Located in Austin, TX
A fine English desktop or tabletop magnifier of brass in the Classic industrial style, featuring a magnifier on an adjustable stand which allows movement up and down, side to side, a...
Category

English Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Metal, Brass

Bronze Mortar with Mascarons
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Mortar decorated with a mascarons and pestle, patinated bronze, early 20th century. Measures: Height mortar 4 inches Height pestle 7 inches.  
Category

French Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Bronze

Curiosity Cabinet Collection of Shells, Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shell circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

French Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Louis XVI Style Giltwood Sunburst Form Barometer Casing
Located in Nashville, TN
French gilt barometer case, early 1900's incorporating earlier 18th century parts. The center wood facing dated 1789 and encased by a rare or at least unusual carved sunburst .Presen...
Category

French Louis XVI Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Giltwood

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. Please don't hesitate to get in touch with any fur...
Category

French Art Nouveau Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Oak

Set of 3 Indonesian Cast Iron Mortar and Pestle
Located in Pasadena, CA
An early 1900s Indonesian cast iron mortar and pestle, set of three sizes. Heavy base with matching pestle. From Java, Indonesia. Primarily used for the grinding of coffee beans. Si...
Category

Indonesian Rustic Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Iron

Antique, Pair of Binoculars, German, Neo Universal, CP Goerz, Berlin, circa 1920
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique pair of binoculars. A German, 4.5x magnification Neo Universal by CP Goerz of Berlin, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920. Delightful binocular from a ...
Category

German Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Gilt Bronze and Brass Apothecary Scale with Dolphin and Serpent Decoration
Located in Dallas, TX
Embellished with stylized dolphins and serpents, this gilt bronze and brass apothecary scale was made in Portugal in the early 1900s. This style of scale is called a “pivot balanc...
Category

Portuguese Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass, Bronze

French Antique Contin Typewriter from the, 1940s
Located in Chillerton, Isle of Wight
French antique Contin Typewriter from the 1940s This is a Contin Continsouza Paris, Modèle A n 24 - 1940s, the typewriter is good tidy condition, as a show piece, it all seems to...
Category

Industrial Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Metal

Rare Walnut Barocyclonometer by J Faulkner & Co, Hong Kong
Located in Lymington, Hampshire
A rare walnut barocyclonometer by J Faulkner & Co, Hong Kong, the oval backboard with a central thermometer flanked by two silvered dials, the barometer on the left showing air press...
Category

Hong Kong Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Walnut

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shell circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

French Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Antique Spectacle Lenses Eye Glass Optometrist tool set
Located in Norwalk, CT
Salmon Bros London, A beautiful cased instrument for measuring the sight to determine the need for glasses.
Category

English Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Glass

Anatomical Plaque by New York Scientific Supply Co.
Located in Brooklyn, NY
Hand painted, plaster, anatomical plate by New York Scientific Supply Co. depicting the musculature and circulatory systems of the face and head on a wood plaque.
Category

American Industrial Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Wood, Plaster

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shell, Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

French Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shell Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

French Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shell Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Pair Antique English 12 Lens Binoculars c.1915
Located in Bath, GB
This stunning pair of binoculars or field glasses date to around 1915. Made from polished brass, they have been meticulously re-polished to gleam, which looks stunning paired with th...
Category

British Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Curiosité Cabinet Collection of Shell Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shell Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

French Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Antique Danish "Cornelius Knudsen" Navigation Sextant in Original Fitted Box
Located in New Orleans, LA
Antique early 20th century Danish Nautical Instrument Maker "Cornelius Knudsen, Copenhagen" Navigation Sextant in Original Fitted Box. Last inspected August 1946 per the certificate ...
Category

Danish Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shell, Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

French Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shell, Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Curiosity Cabinet Naturalism Collection of Shells, Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Antique Brass Glass 2.5 Hour Hourglass, Roman Numerals
Located in Miami, FL
Antique Brass Glass 2.5 Hour Hourglass, Roman Numerals Offered for sale is a large, antique brass and glass hourglass with sand. The brass frame has Roman numerals around the top ...
Category

Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Antique Half Relief Anatomical Model Head in Wax German circa 1900
Located in London, GB
A very special ( and also rather gruesome ) anatomical model, diameter of the head with teeth, eye half relief of a human head in wax Incredibly detailed, with the muscles, nervous s...
Category

German Victorian Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Glass

Antique Engine Indicator, Scottish, Scientific Instrument, Dobbie McInnes, 1920
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique mechanical engine indicator. A Scottish, brass scientific instrument by Dobbie-McInnes of Glasgow, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920. Presenting a gr...
Category

Scottish Edwardian Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

1900s French Wooden Black Board
Located in High Point, NC
A wooden black board from France, produced circa 1900. Stretching four feet wide and standing nearly as tall, this scholastic rectangle will stir memories of childhood school days: s...
Category

French Antique Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Wood

Optometrist Eye Chart Light Box Cabinet PSEG Phone Box
Located in East Hampton, NY
Optometrist eye chart cabinet, antique eye chart, light up eye chart, optometrist eye test, PSEG optical collectible, steam punk supply, This looks homemade, but there is a PSEG ...
Category

American Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Glass, Wood, Paper

Whimshurst Machine by Voltana
Located in London, GB
Whimshurst machine by Voltana, Germany, circa 1920. With retailers label: Gustave van Begin of Brussels - instruments scientifique Gustave van Begin Bruxelles.
Category

German Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Metal

Large Antique Library Telescope, English, Starboy, Astronomical, Broadhurst & Co
Located in Hele, Devon, GB
This is an antique library telescope. An English, brass 'Starboy' astronomical mounted refractor by Broadhurst, Clarkson & Co, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920. Perfec...
Category

British Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Tall Liminaire Filagree Floor Fan Lamp
Located in Peekskill, NY
Antique 1920’s Victor Luminaire electric funeral parlor fan lamp. This fan made by the Cincinnati Victor Co. This fan was made for funeral homes and mortuary for the use and display ...
Category

American Art Nouveau Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Metal

Vintage Underwood Standard Typewriter No. 5, 1924
Located in Colorado Springs, CO
Presented is a vintage Underwood Standard Typewriter No. 5 model. Made in the United States in 1924, this glorious black and gold typewriter is the most successful of the early Under...
Category

American Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Metal

Pre-1929 Graphotype Addressograph Model 6281 Embossing and Printing Machine
Located in New York, NY
Large graphotype addressograph with a general electric motor. Model number 6281. Working when taken out of service but stored for 20 years so unknown working condition. This was used...
Category

American Industrial Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Steel

W.& T. Avery Brass/ Cast Iron Beam Scale
Located in Guaynabo, PR
This is a W & T Avery makers brass and cast iron beam scale. The top of the pillar, is adorned with cast iron scrolls and a heart. There is one brass pan and the other one is made of...
Category

English Victorian Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass, Iron

English Edwardian Prosthetic Leg
Located in London, GB
Edwardian Prosthetic leg We share what we love, and we love this unusual fully articulated Edwardian prosthetic leg. With leather hip support sprung loaded knee joints and flexib...
Category

British Edwardian Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Metal

WW1 1915 British Army Officer's Compass - Verner's Patent MK VII by E. Koehn
Located in Bath, GB
This is an excellent original example of the Verner's Patent MK VII. It is fully functioning, has a brass case and is mounted with lanyard ring. The glass face and numbered brass out...
Category

Swiss Vintage Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Curiosity Cabinet Collection of Shells, Circa 1900
Located in Beuzevillette, FR
Very interesting set of shells collected by an amateur between the end of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th century. The shells are classified by size and age either in ...
Category

Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Shell

Beautiful Carved Giltwood Louis XVI Style Lyre Barometer
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Beautiful carved giltwood Louis XVI style Lyre Barometer, with center dial with French inscriptions, the lower part fitted with glass thermometer.
Category

European Louis XVI Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Glass, Giltwood

Antique Brass Telescope on Adjustable Tripod Base
Located in New York, NY
Antique brass telescope on adjustable tripod stand base, possibly English, unsigned. Measures: 47” H x 43.5” diameter.
Category

European Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Mahogany Cased Barograph and Barometer by Negretti & Zambra
Located in Cheshire, GB
Unusual mahogany-cased barograph and barometer by Negretti & Zambra, having five glazed removable lid. The mechanical eight-day movement is housed in the drum, fitted with a seven-da...
Category

British Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

Antique English Triple Optic Binoculars, Marine / Theatre / Field c.1900
Located in Bath, GB
Larger than most examples of these highly sought-after triple lens binoculars, these brass binoculars are clad with a fabulous cognac coloured leather. These hard-to-find glasses ...
Category

British Edwardian Antique Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Brass

English 1900s Metal Armillary Sphere on Ionic Style Stone Pedestal
Located in Atlanta, GA
An English Turn of the Century armillary sphere from the early 20th century with Ionic style stone pedestal and rustic character. Created in England during the Turn of the Century wh...
Category

English Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Stone, Metal

Antique Cast Metal Figural & Mechanical Robed Woman Dinner or Service Bell
Located in Hamilton, Ontario
This antique dinner or service counter bell is unsigned, but presumed to have originated from England and date to approximately 1900 and done in the period Edwardian style. The bell ...
Category

English Edwardian Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Metal, Silver Plate, Steel

Antique Mineral Specimen Collection
Located in London, GB
A rare set of antique mineral specimen jars. Some remnants of labels. Some solid rocks others are powders. Sourced in Holland. Dimensions: Large approximate 20 height...
Category

Dutch Early 20th Century Scientific Instruments

Materials

Glass

E. Vion Paris scientific instruments for sale on 1stDibs

E. Vion Paris scientific instruments are available on 1stDibs for sale. These distinctive items are frequently made of metal and are designed with extraordinary care. There are many options in our collection of scientific instruments by E. Vion Paris, although brown editions of this piece are particularly popular. In-stock we have 1 vintage editions of these items, while there is also 0 modern edition to choose from. Many customers also consider scientific instruments by and for additional options. Prices for scientific instruments by E. Vion Paris can vary depending on size, time period and other attributes. The price for these items starts at $1,623 on 1stDibs and tops at $1,623, while pieces like these can sell for $1,623.

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