Scientific Instruments, Cameras, Tools & Natural History: Friday 05 June 2015 10:30AM

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Lot 1

A G Thornton Mining Dial in mahogany case

Estimate: £100-150

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Lot 2

A Large Collection Of Radio Valves (qty)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £550
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Lot 3

A Large Collection Of Radio Valves (qty)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £1000
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Lot 4

A Very Large Collection Of Radio And Other Electronic Spare Parts (lrg qty)

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £220
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Lot 5

British Drug Houses Ltd. Barium Sulphate Soil Testing Outfit with instruction leaflet

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £60
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Lot 6

Casartelli Two Mining Dials (cased) and a tripod (3)

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £180
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Lot 7

Curta Universal Calculator Type 1 No. 30048 (Excellent) with booklet

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £500
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Lot 8

D F Coutteaux A Rare Pen/Scale Knife with six tools (another missing)

Estimate: £30-40

Sold: £20
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Lot 9

Eleven Electrical Test Items Formally Belonging To North Eastern Electricity Board including P B Engineering Capacitance Test set, Unipivot Test Set V with plaque "Cleveland & Durham Electric Power Ld", Fault Location Set, Thermal Resistivity of Soil Test Set and others, all in wooden cases (11)

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £50
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Lot 10

Fowler's Universal Calculator in leather case, together with a set of Weights from 50g in wooden case (2)

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £30
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Lot 11

Gledhill Brook Time Recorder in oak case with brass face and plaque to side "Gladhill Brook Time Recorders Ltd Patent Huddersfield No.51375" with the same number stamped into case; another later example, a National Time Recorder and a GM Radio and assorted values and other items (qty)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £220
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Lot 12

Goodbrand & Co. (Manchester) Yarn Testing Machine brass frame on wooden base 28", 71cm long with booklet 'Goodbrands Yarn Table' (2)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
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Lot 13

J Evans (London) Brass Folding Meter Rule marked with 10cm graduations, with hanger at one end

Estimate: £100-150

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Lot 14

J Halden Brass Parallel and four others (all cased) and a uncased example (6)

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £120
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Lot 15

Mining Dial from Gilmerton Colliery By Alex Mabon (Glasgow) (cased) together with a Cooke V11 (Made by Vickers Instruments) Mining Transit Theodolite (2)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £160
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Lot 16

Mushrooms/Toadstools A Collection Of 20 Assorted Large Plastic Models most with identification labels

Estimate: £250-300

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Lot 17

Negretti & Zambra Barograph R45131 with brass frame, 12 vacuum sections, black cracked metal base in hinged cabinet glazed on two sides

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £150
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Lot 18

Negretti & Zambra Barograph with brass frame and base, seven segment vacuum, thermometer and upright sign "Very Dry / Fair / Change / Rain / Stormy" to side of barrel, in oak case with bevelled glass

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £420
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Lot 19

Pair Of Adjustable Brass Burning Mirrors 20", 51cm diameter on adjustable wooden stands with pike for holding sample in the focussed beam (2)

Estimate: £1100-1400

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Lot 20

Phillip Harris (Birmingham) Whimshurst Machine with mahogany frame and brass parts (has replacement acrylic discs and other restoration)

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £450
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Lot 21

Pocket Globe, 18th Century approximately 1", 2.5cm diameter in wooden case shaped like a walnut, marked 'M'

Estimate: £1100-1400

Sold: £1100
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Lot 22

Stanley Fuller Calculator in original wooden box with label inside lid

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 23

Steam Indicators (i) Richards by Elliott Bros no 17481, brass (with surface tarnishing) (ii) Crosby Steam Gauge, chromed (Good to Excellent) (both cased) (2)

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £140
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Lot 24

Thomas Armstrong & Brother Barograph with brass frame, eight section vacuum, thermometer and ink bottle; in ebonised case with brass decorative inlay, bevelled glass and makers plaque; with original paper instructions

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £750
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Lot 25

Troughton & Simms Brass Open Viewer with Broad Arrow mark, cased

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £350
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Lot 26

Various Radios including Ferranti 146 (Bakelite), Bush Type PB61, Invicta, Ferguson Radiogram and four others (a.f.) (8)

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £20
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Lot 27

Various Scientific Instruments including G Coradi (Zurich) Polar Planimeter, two Stanley sets of Compasses, small Builders Dumpy level, Stanley Full Protractor, various measures and books

Estimate: £100-200

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Lot 28

Various Scientific Instruments including three Micrometers (two cased), a watch back remover and a few other items including a Zeiss Ikon Cameras 1926-39 Book

Estimate: £70-100

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Lot 29

Watkins & Hill Vacuum Pump of oak construction with brass pillars/piping and handle, glass dome; with later electrical contacts added

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £750
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Lot 30

Watts Quick Set Level No. 90821 in leather case together with a Cooke, Thoughton & Simms example with broad arrow mark in steel case and a Stanley Dumpy Surveyors Level black lacquered in mahogany case (3)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £70
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Lot 31

Welford & Son (London) Gimbal Compass on wooden mount 5.25", 13cm diameter

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £80
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Lot 32

Western Electric (Milan) Reel To Reel Telegraph Register with clockwork mechanism in steel case with glass covering and paper tape in one reel; with Telegraph key

Estimate: £300-400

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Lot 33

Cary Transitional 19th Century Monocular Brass Microscope with three footed stand marked "Cary London", tilting adjustable stage, planar/concave mirror and rack and pinion focussing

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £800
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Lot 34

Cuff Type Brass Microscope C1780 with plano mirror, screw focussing and brass tilting stand; in mahogany pillar case with draw to top and bottom

Estimate: £2200-2800

Sold: £2200
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Lot 35

Cuff Type Brass Microscope with plano mirror, screw focussing and fixed stand on mahogany base with draw; in mahogany pillar case with draw to bottom

Estimate: £1500-2000

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Lot 36

Hartnack & Prasmowski (Paris) Brass Microscope with draw tube focusing in mahogany case with accessories

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £100
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Lot 37

Males-Watson Brass Microscope with black lacquered tilting stand, rack & pinion and twin thumb wheel focussing, plano-concave mirror, condenser with adjustable aperture, three lens turret; with additional lenses/eyepieces in mahogany case with two boxes of prepared microscope slides

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £500
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Lot 38

Millikin & Lawley (London) Brass Microscope with black lacquered base, fixed stage, plano-concave mirror, rack and pinion/thumb wheel focussing and single lens turret, in oak case; together with a brass sighting compass and a Negretti & Zambra Pedometer (3)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £150
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Lot 39

Student Microscope with telescopic focusing, in wooden box, together with various boxes of unmounted Microscopic Objects

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £60
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Lot 40

Watkins & Hill (Charing Cross, London) Compound Brass Monocular Microscope C1830 with plano-concave mirror and single lens condenser on folding tripod stand with microscope barrel screwing onto stand; in fitted mahogany case with various accessories

Estimate: £2200-2800

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Lot 41

Brass Two Draw Telescope with card cover 25", 64cm; together with a small three draw example and a small telescope with wooden barrel; The Lothian Stereoscope (boxed), two pairs of Binoculars, a pair of Opera glasses and a Bolex cine camera

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 42

Carl Zeiss Jena Dekarem 10x50 Binoculars in leather case

Estimate: £60-100

Sold: £110
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Lot 43

J Lizars (Glasgow) Three Draw Brass Telescope with 1.75", 4cm objective lens, leather cover and strap, 26", 66cm long

Estimate: £70-90

Sold: £110
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Lot 44

M Berge (London) Brass Telescope with 2.25" (6cm) Objective lens, 27" (69cm) Barrel on tripod brass stand, engraved with makers name

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £380
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Lot 45

Ryland & Son Ltd Brass Telescope GS X8 No.360 (1918) with 2" (5cm) objective lens, 21", 53cm long, with tripod; together with a Gimbal compass and a Hilger & Watts Theodolite base only (cased) (3)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £110
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Lot 46

Telescope Three Draw Brass with Compass built into objective lens cap, 1.5" objective lens, 20", 51cm long; together with a Pathfinder souvenir compass (2)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £80
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Lot 47

W E Elliott (Smithfield) Ebony Sextant with brass arm and Vernier scale, with makers name on ivory plaque

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £190
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Lot 49

A Collection of Weights and Measures from Northumberland County Council (Lots 49-70)
Two Mahogany and Brass Beam Scales by Avery, Birmingham,
together with a bag of cased small brass imperial weights

Estimate: £50-80

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Lot 50

A Collection of Pewter, Brass and Other Measures, including eleven brass capacity measures, set of five baluster shaped pewter tankards, wooden measure, aluminium measures etc., in two boxes

Estimate: £70-100

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Lot 51

Two Mahogany Cased Hydrometer Sets, containing brass floats and weights, glass jars and ivory thermometers, together with Two Mahogany Cased Sets of Standard Pipettes and a Box of Thermometers and Hydrometers

Estimate: £80-120

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