Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments Auction

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02116 Boston, MA
United States
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Date of the auction: 04.05.2013

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Bronze Swivel GunBronze Swivel Gun

Bronze Swivel Gun, c. late 18th/early 19th century, cannon tube marked No. 1112 on trunion, on top of barrel TROPHY NO. 51 and 65. CLASS. 7., breech marked 3-1, on wooden stand with brass yoke, bore 1 3/4, lg. 23, ht. 36 in

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 4 May 2013

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British Flintlock Blunderbuss with Folding BayonetBritish Flintlock...

British Flintlock Blunderbuss with Folding Bayonet, c. early 19th century, walnut stock with brass fittings, lock plate and top of barrel marked E. BAKER, barrel proof marked near breech with spring loaded bayonet, barrel lg. 18 1/2, overall lg. 33 3/4 in

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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Brass-barrel BlunderbussBrass-barrel Blunderbuss

Brass-barrel Blunderbuss, c. late 18th/early 19th century, walnut stock with brass fittings and barrel, lock marked KETLAND & Co., barrel lg. 12, overall lg. 27 1/2 in

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$1,800

Date: 4 May 2013

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British Flintlock Brass-barreled BlunderbussBritish Flintlock...

British Flintlock Brass-barreled Blunderbuss, c. early 19th century, walnut stock with checkered wrist and brass fittings, lock plate marked BECKWITH, brass cannon-type barrel proof marked near breech and engraved LONDON, brass triggerguard marked CPFA PEARL, barrel lg. 14, overall lg. 30 in

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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English Cannon TubeEnglish Cannon Tube

English Cannon Tube, c. 1830, bronze four-stage barrel marked on breech J. Wolff 75 High St, Southampton with no other markings, bore 3 1/4, lg. 34 in

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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Engelbrecht Austrian Grenadier PrintEngelbrecht Austrian Grenadier Print

Engelbrecht Austrian Grenadier Print, c. early 19th century, hand-colored print of an Austrian grenadier by Martin Engelbrecht, titled K.K. Oesterreichisches Militair, matted, in modern frame, ht. 12 1/4, wd. 10 1/4 in

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 4 May 2013

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Two Eugene Titeux French Uniform Study LithographsTwo Eugene Titeux French...

Two Eugene Titeux French Uniform Study Lithographs, c. 1814-24, both hand-colored, one titled Grenadiers a cheval du roi, Timbalier 1814-1815, the other Gardes-du-Corps de Monsieur 1820-1824, ht. 14 3/4, wd. 11 3/4 in

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$20 - US$200

Date: 4 May 2013

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Mansion & Eschauzier British Royal Navy and Marines Uniform PrintsMansion...

Mansion & Eschauzier British Royal Navy and Marines Uniform Prints, c. 1833, fifteen hand-colored lithographs titled Costume of the Royal Navy and Marines published by Andrews & Company, London, England, ht. 11 3/4, wd. 10 3/8, and one ht. 13 1/2, wd. 10 1/2 in

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$700 - US$900

Date: 4 May 2013

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Flintlock Pistol with Belt HookFlintlock Pistol with Belt Hook

Flintlock Pistol with Belt Hook, c. late 18th century, walnut stock with iron fittings, octagonal to round flared-end barrel, unmarked lock plate with reinforced cock, belt hook on left side, barrel lg. 4, overall lg. 8 in

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 4 May 2013

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English Over and Under Boxlock PistolEnglish Over and Under Boxlock Pistol

English Over and Under Boxlock Pistol, c. late 18th/early 19th century, walnut grip with steel frame marked LONDON on right side, proof marked under barrel, lg. 5 7/8 in

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$500 - US$700

Date: 4 May 2013

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Dublin Castle Light Dragoon PistolDublin Castle Light Dragoon Pistol

Dublin Castle Light Dragoon Pistol, c. late 18th/early 19th century, walnut stock with brass fittings, percussion converted lock marked DUBLIN CASTLE with a crown over GR, top of the barrel marked 21st LDs for the 21st Light Dragoons, marked with the troop and issue number of E8 on triggerguard

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$1,200 - US$1,500

Date: 4 May 2013

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English Brass Boxlock Tinder LighterEnglish Brass Boxlock Tinder Lighter

English Brass Boxlock Tinder Lighter, c. late 18th, early 19th century, walnut grip with brass pan and tinder compartment and brass legs, lg. 8 1/4 in

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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Flintlock Pistol and Leather Shot PouchFlintlock Pistol and Leather Shot Pouch

Flintlock Pistol and Leather Shot Pouch, c. early/mid-18th century, walnut stock highly carved, iron side plate, butt cap, trigger guard, and ramrod entry pipe, lg. 20 1/2 in

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 4 May 2013

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Pair of French Brass Barrel Flintlock PistolsPair of French Brass Barrel...

Pair of French Brass Barrel Flintlock Pistols, c. late 18th century, walnut stocks with iron fittings and brass octagonal to round barrels marked with a proof on left side, and a panoply of arms on the top, lg. 11 3/4 in

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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Pair of English Flintlock PistolsPair of English Flintlock Pistols

Pair of English Flintlock Pistols, c. late 18th/early 19th century, walnut stocks with carving at barrel tangs, iron fittings with gold inlaid barrels, wooden ramrods with bone tips, lg. 11 3/4 in

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$2,500 - US$4,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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Pair of English Flintlock Pistols with Engraved Brass Powder FlaskPair of...

Pair of English Flintlock Pistols with Engraved Brass Powder Flask, c. late 18th/early 19th century, checkered walnut grips, frame engraved with a panoply of arms and PATRICK left side, and LIVERPOOL on the right, crown and scepter proof marks in front of triggerguard, silver escutcheon plates have

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$4,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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English Over and Under Boxlock PistolEnglish Over and Under Boxlock Pistol

English Over and Under Boxlock Pistol, c. late 18th/early 19th century, walnut grip with steel frame marked T. Ketland & Co on left side, and LONDON on right with panoply of arms, lg. 7 7/8 in

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 4 May 2013

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Pair of French Belt PistolsPair of French Belt Pistols

Pair of French Belt Pistols, c. late 18th/early 19th century, walnut stocks carved with dog's heads on butt with inlaid steel eyes, brass and steel fittings with belt hooks on left side, one lock marked AMAT, and the other marked AULIA, lg. 9 3/4 in

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$5,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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French Belt PistolFrench Belt Pistol

French Belt Pistol, c. late 18th/early 19th century, walnut stock with carved dog's head on butt, iron parts with belt hook on left side, marked on breech of barrel ATUILE MANIE, lg. 9 3/4 in

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,500

Date: 4 May 2013

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French Flintlock PistolFrench Flintlock Pistol

French Flintlock Pistol, c. late 18th/early 19th century, walnut stock with checkered grip, iron parts, octagonal barrel with flared muzzle, proof mark, and 18, lg. 13 1/2 in

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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Brass and Wood Hand CannonBrass and Wood Hand Cannon

Brass and Wood Hand Cannon, c. late 18th/early 19th century, wooden burl grip, brass barrel lg. 1 3/4, overall lg. 8 in

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 4 May 2013

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English Flintlock PistolEnglish Flintlock Pistol

English Flintlock Pistol, c. late 18th/early 19th century, walnut stock with checkered grips and iron fittings, octagonal to round barrel with proof mark near breech, barrel lg. 3 1/2, overall lg. 7 1/2 in

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$400 - US$600

Date: 4 May 2013

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Italian Cased Frachetti e Minelli Flintlock PistolsItalian Cased Frachetti...

Italian Cased Frachetti e Minelli Flintlock Pistols, c. late 18th century, burlwood stocks with ornate silver inlays, gold gilded engravings on barrel with panoply of arms, walnut case lined with maroon velvet containing brass powder measure, powder flask, screwdriver, flint storage, patch and ball

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$6,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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British Light Dragoon PistolBritish Light Dragoon Pistol

British Light Dragoon Pistol, c. 1810, walnut stock branded with P7A in front of the triggerguard, brass fittings, lockplate marked with a lion and a crown over 2, and dated 1810 on the tail, proof marks near breech of gun, lg. 16 in

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 4 May 2013

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French Model AN XIII PistolFrench Model AN XIII Pistol

French Model AN XIII Pistol, c. 1813, walnut stock with multiple cartouches, iron and brass fittings, marked on lockplate MAUBEUGE MANUF. IMPL., barrel proof marked and dated 1813, lg. 14 in

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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Model 1836 A. Waters Flintlock PistolModel 1836 A. Waters Flintlock Pistol

Model 1836 A. Waters Flintlock Pistol, c. 1838, walnut stock with multiple cartouches on left side, iron fittings, lock marked A.WATERS MILBURY.MS. 1838, barrel proof marked near breech, lg. 14 in

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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Pair of Spanish Silver-mounted Miquelete PistolsPair of Spanish...

Pair of Spanish Silver-mounted Miquelete Pistols, c. 1819, walnut stocks with silver and iron fittings and gold inlayed lock and barrel marked EN EIBAR D ERRADS. ANNO D 1819, lg. 11 1/2 in

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$4,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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U.S. Model 1826 Navy PistolU.S. Model 1826 Navy Pistol

U.S. Model 1826 Navy Pistol, c. 1828, walnut stock with engraved No 5 in front of triggerguard, iron fittings, lock converted to percussion and plate marked U.S. S.NORTH with the date 1828 and an iron belt hook on the left side, lg. 13 in

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$900 - US$1,000

Date: 4 May 2013

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U.S. Model 1842 Percussion PistolU.S. Model 1842 Percussion Pistol

U.S. Model 1842 Percussion Pistol, c. 1851, walnut stock with brass fittings, lock plate marked US, H. ASTON & CO., with the tail of the plate marked MIDDTN, CONN, 1851, left side of stock has two cartouche stamps, barrel stamped with proofs and 1851 on the barrel tang, lg. 14 1/2 in

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,200

Date: 4 May 2013

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Cased French Percussion Target Pistol SetCased French Percussion Target...

Cased French Percussion Target Pistol Set, c. 1840s, two silver and iron mounted pistols with un marked damascus barrels, wooden cap container, bullet molds, brass powder flask, hammer, loading and cleaning rods, and nipple wrench in a velvet-lined wooden case, ht. 3 1/4, wd. 10 1/4, lg. 18 in

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$3,500 - US$4,500

Date: 4 May 2013