Category: Instruments

Brass telescope

A brass telescope that collapses to pocket size. This one has protective closures for both ends. Probably English, 19th century. Working order. L. 15″. $125.

French 19th century barometer

  Carved and silvered in the Louis XVI taste with leafage and shell decoration. It still has the glass tubing within but, of course, not functional. H. 45.5″, w. 19″. $600.

American tall clock, 18th century

   The late 18th century “grandfather clock” or tall clock has a brass eight day movement which is original to the clock and running. The elegance of this cherry case makes it the perfect watchmanContinue reading