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 : 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 : Timepieces : Pre 1990 item #1378105 (stock #5575)
Tiffany & Co Swiss made, platinum automatic men's watch with alligator band. The watch measures 37mm x 32mm. The original Tiffany, alligator strap is 9 1/4" long. Watch is in excellent pre-owned condition. No box or papers. Weight is 101 grams.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1970 item #1396025 (stock #5722)
18k gold, Blancpain Swiss made, 22k gold, ten dollar Liberty Coin ladie's wrist watch with 18k gold bracelet. This watch was likely made to a special order as we have not seen many other example. A simply stunning and stylish vintage dress watch made by the revered Blancpain brand. This manual watch measures 28mm in diameter. 18k solid gold bracelet is 6.5" long. Total weight is 54.25 grams. Back of the watch is marked 20964, bracelet; 750 Swiss Made...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1990 item #1420301 (stock #5949)
Men's ROLEX Oyster Perpetual Datejust 18k gold/stainless steel black dial automatic movement watch. This 16233 model was produced in the early 1980's. Case measures 36mm. It is constructed of all stainless steel and 18k yellow gold and is being sold with its original jubilee bracelet. Will fit up to an 8-inch wrist. Automatic self-winding movement. The dial is black with luminous plots. Watch is in very good pre-owned condition. No box, or papers.
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 : Timepieces : Pre 1970 item #1397621 (stock #5730)
This magnificent, Jaeger LeCoulture lady's platinum watch is set with sparkling round cut diamonds weighing approximately 4ctw. The color of these diamonds is H with VSI clarity. The bracelet is 6 3/4" long, bezel of this manual, back wind watch measures 17mm in diameter. This Swiss made watch is in excellent pre-owned condition. Weight is 40.4 grams.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1930 item #1381278 (stock #5596)
Antique, Hamilton ladies watch, composed of platinum and approx. 3ctw of H-I color diamonds. This wonderful, manual watch is 7" long case measures 3/4" x 9/16". Watch is in excellent antique condition. Weight is 26.2 grams.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1980 item #1416130 (stock #5908)
Awesome, vintage solid 18k gold Cartier, Paris watch. This watch is the original Tank, which I believe is from the 1970s. It is a manual wind movement. The watch case measures approximately 30mm long and 23mm wide. Watch is fully hallmarked, the black lizard band is not original.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 2000 item #1407849 (stock #5825)
Brand Chanel, Made in Switzerland. Model J12 Gender Unisex Movement Automatic Case White high-tech ceramic & steel Glass Sapphire Case size 38mm Bracelet White high-tech ceramic Wrist size approx. 7". Clasp Steel Box & Papers No, Very good pre-owned condition.
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 1980 item #1393808 (stock #5698)
Omega, Swiss made, solid 14k yellow gold, manual, wind up men's watch with 14k gold bracelet. The watch face measures 28mm x 18mm. The original Omega, 14k gold bracelet is about 7 1/2" long (with watch). Watch is in excellent pre-owned condition. Weight is substantial 66.1 grams.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1920 item #1379648 (stock #5583)
Fabulous, antique, 18k yellow gold watch chain with enamel and seed pearls accents. This amazing chain is in as-is antique condition, measuring almost 16" long plus 2 3/4" pendant with 2 tassels and watch key. The clasp is marked A.E.T, the chain was acid tested and guarantee to be 18k gold. The necklace has 5 segments with 3 chains each, the last part next to clasp has only 2 chains. Weight of this gorgeous, watch chain or necklace is substantial 34.32 grams.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1940 item #1401122 (stock #5482)
Beautiful, antique, Hamilton 14k white gold, 3.25 carats of diamonds ladies watch. The watch with silk band is 6" long, the face measures about 5/8" x 1/2". The diamonds are H color, SI1 clarity. Watch is in very good pre-owned condition. Total weight is 17.6 grams.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1960 item #1383040 (stock #5612)
AMAZING, DECO, 14K YELLOW GOLD, DIAMOND AND BLUE ENAMEL PEEK A BOO GENEVE WATCH. The bracelet measures 2 1/4" x 1 5/8" in diameter. Top of the watch with H color diamonds is 1" wide. This Swiss made Geneve manual watch works well. The face of the watch measures 18mm in diameter. Watch consists of approx. 1.35ctw of H color VSI1 clarity diamonds. The safety chain is missing clasp. Weight is 28 grams.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1970 item #1358393 (stock #5489)
Beautiful, vintage, Baume & Marcier made in Switzerland, ladies watch, composed of 14k yellow gold, accented with 1 ctw of diamonds. This lovely, mechanical, hand winding watch is in very good pre-owned working condition. The, original 14k yellow gold bracelet is 6 3/4" long, watch face measures 23mm in diameter. Weight is 37.90 grams. Face of the watch has some black spots, easy clean by professional.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1910 item #1154683 (stock #6768)
A rare late Victorian Page or Plato clock, fully hallmarked for London, England 1901. This mechanical marvel features celluloid leaves with handpainted numerals, the top dial for hours and the bottom for minutes. The mechanism flips each page over to tell the time, and it has a round case in sterling silver. Seen occasionally in brass and in lesser metals, silver is very rare and would have been extremely expensive in its day...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1950 item #1395875 (stock #5719)
Beautiful, vintage, 14k rose gold and natural ruby ladies watch. This manual watch measures 6" long x 5/8" wide. Watch consists of approx. 0.90ctw of rubies and 0.18ctw of diamonds. Watch is in very good pre-owned condition. Weight is 23.5 grams.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Contemporary item #1363972
Hermes Paris Boule travel clock, patterned after a clock housed in the Hermes museum in Paris. The clock is fashioned from bright stainless steel and has magnifying crystals over the face and back. Because of the crystal the back shows off the intricate workings of the clock and it's jewels, and the front crystal magnifies the face for easy reading. The clock sits steady on the night table on it's leather strap/stand, and runs eight days when fully wound...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1837 VR item #863465 (stock #39B14 7715)
A diminutive English Regency period bracket clock with dial signed by Charles Leonard, Church St., Camberwell. Early 19th century. This clock is housed in an ebonized case with architectural details and with gilt brass molding to the inset front panels, pierced brass fish scale side panels with silk backing, a round 5" convex white porcelain dial with painted Roman numerals and with the name "LEONARD Church St. CAMBERWELL"; and is supported on 4 brass ball feet...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1206687 (stock #39B14 12274)
Early parlor Kaleidoscope manufactured by Charles G. Bush, Providence, Rhode Island. Circa 1873. Size: 13.5 inches height x 10 inches length x 6 inches base diameter. Excellent original condition and fully operational. Charles Bush is credited with the design for the first parlor kaleidoscope in America and was granted two patents in 1873 and 1874. He manufactured these instruments in Providence, RI and Claremont, NH...
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 : Timepieces : Pre 1900 item #1401089 (stock #5478)
Beautiful, antique, 14k solid yellow and rose gold Waltham Hunter pocket watch. It measures 35mm in diameter. Watch is in excellent pre-owned condition, runs well, it keeps correct time. Weight is 34.62 grams. Can be used as a pendant.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1930 item #924000 (stock #M1328)
Offered for sale is a stunning pair of 1920's, Art Deco, Apothecary Show Globes.

These beautiful pharmacy displays are in very nice, all-original condition including the sculptured glass corked stoppers (the stoppers are taped in place in the photos for safety only--the stoppers fit perfectly)!!

The globes measure about 21 inches high and are capable of holding the colored water of your choice!

The condition of the aluminum stands shows some wear and faint pitting commensurate with age...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1950 item #1019825 (stock #40F75 104)
World War II era Hamilton Navigator's chronograph watch, Model 23, housed in an original U.S. Army metal canister carrying case with round viewing window, manufactured by George H. Adamson, of Tecumseh, Michigan. Circa 1942-1943. This watch was used by the U.S...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1920 item #996222 (stock #38B69 1236)
Rare carriage clock by the Vermont Clock Co., Fair Haven, VT. Brass case with beveled glass panels on all sides and carrying handle. 8-day movement with engine turned, decorated steel back plate. Rectangular porcelain dial with Roman numerals in black and minute divisions. Condition: excellent running condition; minor chip to porcelain at top left corner of dial (barely noticeable when viewed from the front view). Size: 6 inches ht. with handle extended x 3 inches wide x 2 5/8 inches deep.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1396745 (stock #J1272)
Offered is a 1910 PISO'S Cough Cold Remedy CANNABIS Patent Medicine Bottle recently acquired at a local estate sale in Myrtle Beach, SC.

This is an investment caliber specimen in original packaging that is unopened, unused and full.

The contents include Extract Cannabis Indica and Chloroform and are clearly marked on the bottom of the packaging front. The FOOD & DRUG ACT of June 30, 1906, is noted on a side panel with information also printed in German on the opposite side panel.

The ...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 2000 item #1397376 (stock #5729)
This is a 1990's ladies Omega watch composed of stainless steel with solid 18k gold bezel and gold links bars. The watch operates by quartz movement, face measures approx. 7/8" in diameter. Bracelet is about 6 1/4" long. Watch works well, it is in very good pre-owned condition.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1900 item #1381719 (stock #40J18-103)
Antique Victorian Ansonia Crystal Palace No. 1 Extra parlor clock under a glass dome. Impressed Davies on wood base, patented, Jan. 26, 1874, with label on reverse. Brass 8-day movement striking on a bell. The gilded stamped brass face is accented in green enamel and has its original paper dial. Faux mercury pendulum with reflecting mirror back. Two patinated spelter figures of a boatsman with oar and a woman with hook. Walnut base. Running condition. Size: 18 inches high x 14 inches long ...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #835990 (stock #ConBliss)
Offered is a highly unusual, Civil War era, doctor's medicine case packed with over 100 pill vials. The leather case is in "as found" condition and could use a light cleaning. There are a total of 6 sections that secure the many vials. Four of the sections contain narrow corked vials, and the 2 other sections contain larger screw top and corked vials. Many of the medicines are labeled and most contain their contents.

The case latches together and has a worn handle and exterior center supports...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1950 item #1396790 (stock #38B69-1290)
Vintage Ship's Bell brass clock by Chelsea mounted in its original mahogany wooden cradle. Made for Abercrombie and Fitch and so marked on the silvered dial. Eight-day movement, with key. Pre WWII origin. Size: 9.5 inches H x 8.5 inches W. Running condition. As found finish, ready for professional polishing, if so desired.
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. Additionall...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1365392 (stock #M1340)
Offered is a highly scarce Pair of 19th Century, Pill + Capsule Counters that would have been used in the early apothecary shop. They are constructed of wood and have been formed into a paddle shape. They are so unusual, that they rightfully belong in a museum dedicated to preserving the history and practice of the early drug store.

These wonderful tools of the trade measure 12 inches for the capsule counter and 11.75 inches for the pill counter. The front of each device is tapered to facili...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1900 item #927974 (stock #M1012)
Offered is a extremely rare, 19th century, pharmacy apparatus for filling and sealing cachets which generally contained bitter "curative" powders.

This device is French and is called the CHAPIREAU'S CACHETEUR. The box houses fillers, compressors, a moistening dish, and an automatic handle used for holding and ejecting the filled cachet. Additionally, the 12 nickel-plated molds are housed on the underside of the box lid.

The maple box measures 9.5"L x 4.5"W x 3"H, and the automatic handle is...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1800 item #961149 (stock #40E81 157)
American Revolutionary War era military style wooden canteen. 19th century. Oak hand carved staves held together by four horizontal hand forged iron bands and two vertical bands; two iron rings and hand forged nails. A keg form canteen with two holes in the top; and with two iron carrying rings for a sling. Condition is very good; the upper most iron band is loose. Dimensions: 8" high x 8.5" wide x 5" deep.
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. It measures 11" high x 5 1/8" x 4" and is 14 1/2" when extended. All parts appear functional, and move fairly easily. It is sold brass, very heavy, and has a base that is typical of microscopes from the 1880s to 1900. Koritska microscopes are desirable, were constructed with precisi...