All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1385269 (stock #M1367)
Offered is an absolutely wonderful example of a New York City physician's traveling medicine case from the early 1900s. This choice case is embossed on the inside flap "FRANK CLYDE LEAVITT, MD - 714 WEST 181 ST., - NEW YORK CITY".

The case contains a total of 53 medicines, all of which are empty. Two of the vials are rather scarce Parke Davis examples: #359, CHORODYNE containing INDIAN CANNABIS and MORPHINE HYDROCHLORIDE, and a second vial labeled #454 NEURALGIC INDIAN CANNABIS...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1980 item #1346061 (stock #5418)
Elegant, lady's, Piaget 18k yellow gold and diamond watch with malachite dial. The bracelet is 6.5" long. Watch face measures 20mm x 17mm. Condition of this beautiful manual watch is excellent. Weight is 61.6 grams. Back of the watch is marked with company hallmark, and # 9814A6, 301714. Watch will fit small wrist only. One owner, no papers, or box.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #975705 (stock #40F52 LP92)
A Northern Plains native American pipe with a carved Catlinite bowl and original twisted reed stem. Circa 1870-80. Overall length: 30". The twisted stem has brass tack decoration at the bowl end and attaches to an elbow shaped red Catlinite pipe bowl. Excellent condition, except for a hole in the twisted reed stem.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1930 item #1384533 (stock #9794)
An Ellis Bros. gold filled fancy pocket watch with a 15J Cyma 777 four adjustment movement from the 1920s. This 1-3/4" open face man's pocket watch features a hand engraved gold plated face with a single sunk second hand dial and purple finished metal hands. Ellis Brothers was taken over by Birks in the late 1920s and this watch has an Ellis branded Swiss Cyma 777 15 jewel movement with four adjustments. The works are 34mm. across, size 4 or 15 ligne...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1970 item #1402141 (stock #5490)
Rare, vintage, made in France, 18k gold, emerald, diamond Blancpain ladies back-winder wrist watch. The solid 18k gold bracelet is 6.5" long, the opening part with gemstones is 5/8" wide. This gorgeous Peek a Boo watch is in very good working condition. It consists of approx. 1.3ctw of G-H color diamonds, 0.45ctw of emeralds and 0.25ctw of sapphires. Weight is 42.5 grams.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1900 item #262214 (stock #M737)
I am pleased to offer this latest acquisition direct from a pharmacy collection in Delafield, Wisconsin. This lovely 19th century hand blown clear glass apothecary show globe is a rarity indeed!. The condition of the glass is wonderful with no chips or cracks noted with only minor faint interior water remnants seen. The sculptured finial has some unobtrusive scratches noted...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Musical : Brass : Pre 1960 item #1237512 (stock #7028)
A vintage Waterloo Academy clarinet in its original fitted 1930s-50s style hardbody case, complete with an Evette and Schaeffer France mouthpiece and six new packaged reeds. All pieces are present, all valves and springs are operational, and all pieces save the mouthpiece are stamped WATERLOO ACADEMY (possibly Waterloo, Ontario, Canada). We don't play the clarinet and we aren't sure of its key however all pieces appear to be present...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1910 item #1407013
Rare lacquered brass microscope by F. Koritska, Milan, Italy ca 1900. The firm was founded in 1880 by Francesco Koritska, and was in operation until 1908. Of solid lacquered brass, with name stamped on base...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1950 item #407882 (stock #M821)
Offered for your enjoyment is an absolutely wonderful, one-of-a-kind, hand-crafted, miniature, folk art dentist office display model from the 1950’s! The display has been artistically crafted and assembled of randomly selected materials and miscellaneous fabrics to create a miniature model of a dentist practicing his craft on a most distraught patient.

This imaginative work of art is best appreciated in person as it was difficult to photograph due to glare from both flash and natural sunligh...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1970 item #349029 (stock #G538)
Offered is an absolutely wonderful, giant-sized, 1960's, dental toothbrush which once served as an advertising display piece for "DR. WEST'S MIRACLE TUFT" toothbrushes!!

It measures a mammoth 18 inches long and is perfect for display in any dental collection, including in the dentist's office!

The condition is very good with some scratches and unobtrusive bent bristles (perhaps it was slightly used by the Jolly Green Giant??)...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #492389 (stock #BzInInk6)
Late 19th or early 20th century India Brass Inkwell measures 4.5" from it's trunk to hanging ring in back, by 2.5", and weighs 14 ounces before packing. The cast body of the inkwell has a fluted design with a detailed elephant head. It has three rings for chains for hanging to attach. This may have beem used on a boat, and hung from a bulkhead mounted hook.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1970 item #1392870 (stock #5695)
Beautiful, vintage Lucien Piccard, ladies 14k gold pearl watch. This, circa 1950-1960's watch is in excellent pre-owned condition. It has hand-wind mechanical movement which works well. The bracelet is 7 1/4" long, the watch with about 0.65ctw of sapphires measures 1" in diameter. Weight is 28.44 grams. The watch is marked 14k C1916 on the back and Lcien Piccard, 14k on the clasps.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 2000 item #1130728 (stock #51)
Very unique and funny cast iron dentist bank
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1980 item #1397624 (stock #5732)
An iconic "esclave" bracelet-watch from the 1970s, part of the high fashion collection created by Jean Claude Guiet at Piaget, and worn by collectors and movie actors including Elizabeth Taylor, Jacqueline Kennedy, and Sophia Loren. The bracelet is comprised of large oval links and is 2.5 x 2 1/8 inches wide at the wider side and 2" x 1 3/4" at the narrower. The manual Lapis Lazuli Piaget watch works well, it measures 30mm x 18mm. Signed and numbered with Swiss marks...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Tools : Pre 1910 item #1012384 (stock #6376)
An early and unusual pair of c1900 direct reading micrometers by J.T. Slocomb of Providence, Rhode Island. These 6-1/2" long hand-held thickness gauges are similar to the standard shaft-read micrometers except they have an indicator disc and pointer indicating the depth of the measured item (in this case probably sheet metal). They are painted cast iron with machined brass shafts and dials; they are each stamped with the maker's name on the shafts...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1950 item #1364838 (stock #9638)
A Gruen Veri-Thin style 474 gold plated wrist watch dated 1941. This 435 caliber high quality retro wind-up manual wristwatch has a single-sunk second hand dial, full Roman numerals and a gold plate L-CRUSADER-3 expansion band with triple segment alternating convex and concave links. The movement features 17 jewels with rubies and it has a 750468 serial number and all of the proper markings...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1970 item #1363837 (stock #5528)
Beautiful, Lady's double strand 18k gold, diamond and sapphire wristwatch by Piaget. Stunning, mechanical, an oval pave-set diamond numberless dial with blued steel hands, edged in rope-twist gold, flanked by 24 round diamonds and bands set with 6 baguette sapphires, approximately 2.00 cts., completed by double strand rope-twist chain bracelet, signed Piaget, case nos. 4566 E21, 364319. The bracelet is 6 7/8" long. This elegant watch weights 31.8 grams...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1930 item #330589 (stock #M789)
Offered for sale is a very difficult to find 1920's MILK GLASS EYE EXAMINATION CHART with original wood framing! Although not marked, this vision test chart may be from the Globe Optical Co., Boston, as similar examples are found in an earlier-dated, company supply catalogue...