All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Musical : Pre 1930 item #1421658 (stock #T31B11T-4495)
Antique dinner gong on stand. Circa 1920s. Size: 20 inches Lg. x 21 inches ht. x 12 3/8 inches deep. Found in Wiscasset, Maine. A xylophone style five tone dinner gong affixed to a wooden stand.
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 : 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 : 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 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 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 1900 item #1399850 (stock #M1383)
Offered is a fabulous and scarce, 19thC, tin, CANNABIS, apothecary storage container with hand-painted, gold gilt label and a decorative and stylized floral, front embellishment...
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 #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 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 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 #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...

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 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 : 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 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 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 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 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 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...
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 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 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 : 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...
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. The Star Watch Case Company base metal back has the 434-474 numbers and a 110711 serial number as well...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1960 item #1364315 (stock #9632)
A vintage Ridgway's 45-2902 proportional divider drafting tool in case with instructions. This vintage tool is used for drafting purposes and it includes the folded instructions pamphlet. It sits in the original 8-1/4" long plush fitted box which has a Ridgway's 45-2902 gold stencil mark on the top and a sliding locking bar/plunger to open it. It is in excellent condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, damage or repairs other than some fading to the stencil and some dulling/rubbing to the b...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1960 item #1364314 (stock #9631)
A Keuffel & Esser 42" paragon beam compass drafting tool in its case. This high quality German drafting tool comes in its original fitted plush lined black wrapped 17-1/2" long case which has two sliding locking plungers and a silver K+E stamp on the lid. This set includes: a company stamped bottom, a middle extension and a top extension complete with a sliding double scribe or pencil holder, an adjustable pointed holder end, a needle end, a pencil lead holder/end, a pointed scribe/point end a...
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. The clock sits 3.5 inches (8.9 cm) tall ...
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. It is in excellent pre-owned condition...
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 1900 item #1355468 (stock #9542)
A Victorian gold filled watch chain with a 10K turquoise pearls slide from the 1890 1900 era. This 25-1/2" doubled chain has a swivel and an (unmarked but tested) 10k yellow gold barrel style slide with natural turquoise stones and seed pearls. Perfect for a necklace, this chain is in excellent condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are vintage or antique and may hav...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1980 item #1348676 (stock #5437)
Vintage, unisex Patek Philippe, Ellipse 18k yellow gold, blue face watch with lizard leather strap. Case Size; 32mm x 27mm. This watch will currently comfortably fit the average wrist up to 8". Original Patek Philippe Swiss mechanical, hand-winding movement. Patek Philippe sapphire crystal and dial. Original Patek Philippe Solid 18K Yellow gold bezel and original Patek Philippe genuine black Lizard leather bracelet with an 18k yellow gold buckle. Watch is in very good pre-owned condi...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1910 item #1347364 (stock #9467)
A sterling propelling extending pencil with a garnet top from the 1900 era. Worn on a watch fob or on a chatelaine, this sliding pencil was invented by Samuel Mordan however this example isn't signed or marked. It features attractive hand engraving and the garnet top tests as genuine. It has a gold plated loop for wear on a chain, it extends from 1-3/4" to 2-3/8" and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thorough...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1910 item #1347363 (stock #9466)
An S. Mordan & Co. sterling propelling extending pencil with an agate top from the 1900 era. This sliding pencil was invented by Samuel Mordan in the early 1800s and it features fine engine turning and embossing. It extends from 3" to 4-3/8", it is signed S. MORDAN 7 Co. MAKERS and it is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are vintage ...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1970 item #1346160 (stock #5422)
Elegant, vintage, lady's, Rolex 18k yellow gold watch. The bracelet is 6.5" long. Watch face measures 16.5mm x 12.5mm. Condition of this beautiful, manual watch is very good. Weight is 28.5 grams. Back of the watch is marked 18k 0750. Watch will fit small wrist only. One owner, no papers, or box.
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 : Timepieces : Pre 1920 item #1331934 (stock #7244)
An Edwardian 14K white and yellow gold rod link watch chain from the 1910 1920 era. It measures 13-1/2" long, the links alternate from elongated diamond shaped in yellow gold with rectangular lined white gold links and it has a swivel and springring clasp. The links are of hollow construction and this fine chain is is stamped 14K on the jump rings and on the inside of the swivel. This watch accessory would make a nice choker necklace, it weighs 5.4 grams and it is in excellent condition with n...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1331873 (stock #1083)
Beautiful Antique Chinese embroidered skirt. 79 inches width x 36 inches height
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1900 item #1303087 (stock #7119)
A Victorian 9k rose gold watch chain & fob with a seal end 1897. This 4" fob chain and 3/4" long seal are fully hallmarked - it is all solid gold. The 9/16" x 7/16" seal has a full set of hallmarks for Birmingham, England 1897 (probably, since the year date is slightly worn); each link is stamped 9 .375, and the swivel is stamped as well. The seal has a fancy Gothic THC monogram and this well made watch chain weighs 10.9 grams. It is in excellent condition with no losses, dents, corrosion, repai...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1300646 (stock #474ai)
In red velvet lined rosewood case, this brass microscope is in the style of Benjamin Martin, and dates to the mid nineteenth century. Most of the original pieces are included, and the microscope is in working condition. There is an old solder repair along the side of the rack and pinion, which is visible in the photos. Unsigned, it is likely English. The case is in good condition, with a few light splits in the wood, and both the top cartouche and key escutcheon are mother of pearl. The cas...
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. The horn appears to be in very good condition with a patina...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Musical : Pre 1950 item #1232805 (stock #7015)
A vintage single row 10 button plus 5 bass button German maade Hohner accordion or melodeon. This example features ornate gold stencilling on the black patinated wood, orange bellows and a pierced chrome plated grille. This unit is clean and fully functional (and LOUD) and the straps and bellows are in superb condition. Everything works just fine and this unit is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, dents, bends, losses, damage or repairs other than some dulling of the decal at the b...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1910 item #1228022 (stock #6997)
A late Victorian original gilt cast metal standup 11" desk or table thermometer complete with a cherub and fancy swing-out foot. It has a loop for hanging on a wall and the original mercury thermometer is intact and working fine. It is SIGNED B&H 3590 on the back, and it is in very good condition with no dents, bends, corrosion, losses, damage or repairs other than some minor gilding loss and the loss of some of the silvering on the dial. We kind of like the BLOOD HEAT label. All items are t...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1930 item #1212813 (stock #6954)
A Cameron Surgical Supply Co surgical lamp full kit circa 1920. This unusual and early electric surgical lamp set is by the Cameron Surgical Specialty Company which was famous for their pioneering surgical and medical diagnostic and surgical lamps. This is the full kit with fittings for the ear, eye, various orifices and the odd cavity, including the head-mounted lamp as well. It includes the original 15 x 12" plush fitted case with almost the full array of original equipment. The pieces we ...
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. This example has a black pebble finished hardboard barrel with a spoked br...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1900 item #1182182 (stock #M1202)
Offered is a wonderful, vintage pharmacy advertising sign from a bygone era.

This fabulous 19th century sign is constructed of heavy gauge brass and sports incised lettering "PRESCRIPTION DRUGGIST" as well as complimentary Victorian stylized detailing.

This visually striking sign measures 17.5 inches wide x 24 inches high and weighs nearly 8 pounds. There are 10 holes drilled into the sign designed to support wall mounting.

The following maker's name is scribed into the lower left b...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1920 item #1180235 (stock #6843)
A fine quality lady's gold filled engraved hunter case pocket watch by Regina. Trade marked by the Omega Watch Company in 1911, this example has a serial number corresponding to the period btween 1913 and 1916. The porcelain dial has black markers, a single-sunk seconds dial and blued hands. It is marked with the retailer's name A.M. GILPIN with the town name DUNNVILLE, ONT. (Canada), a small town near Hamilton. The superbly decorated hunter case is stamped 184521 SOVEREIGN GOLD FILLED with ...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1970 item #1168870 (stock #6809)
A vintage retro high quality Swiss stainless steel wristwatch by Shriro. This 1-1/4" diameter wristwatch features a Speidel expansion band, a cool textured rayed off-white face, and gold coloured hands and numbers. The face is marked BARRS SHOCK-PROTECTED 17 JEWELS, the back is marked ANTIMAGNETIC WATERRESISTANT ALL STAINLESS STEEL BEZEL STEEL BACK with three stars and OMEX on the interior. The works are marked SHRIRO WATCH INC 17 JEWELS SWISS MADE ADJUSTED. This watch runs and keeps time an...
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. It has bun feet, a handle and a cylinder of very thin glass for a...
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 : Pre 1950 item #1126848 (stock #22)
Very unique and beautiful American Western saddle , possible silver logo. most likely a Texas company cowboy / roping horn saddle with standard "tooling" design - desert plants , patina on silver tag on back of seat . Appears small , possibly for a child or teen.
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Timepieces : Pre 1910 item #1125870 (stock #6669)
A C.M. Von Valkenburg Petrolia gold filled pocket watch circa 1900. This 2" across stem-wind pocket watch has a porcelain dial with a single sunk seconds dial and blued hands. It is printed with C.M. VON VALKENBURG PETROLIA (Ontario, Canada) on the face, and the 1-5/8" across works has nice damascening. The works are marked ADJUSTED 2 POSITIONS 17 JEWELS 3876866. We haven't identified the works however the regulator resembles that of Howard or Ball watches. The case is stamped BANNER GOLD F...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Scientific : Pre 1900 item #1089525 (stock #M1069)
A very nice early 1900's Veterinary medicine lithographed tin from The Newton Horse Remedy Co. Toledo, Ohio. This is the very rare small version of this neat tin that also mentions the 1906 Food and Drugs Act.

This very colorful and graphic Victorian era medicine tin has a wonderful and graphic image of a horse, sulky and driver. All 4 sides are packed with details, directions, price and a sales pitch.

The tin is 4.25 inches tall and 3.5 inches wide. The tin has some minimal denting, ...

All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1900 item #1076801 (stock #J1073)
Offered is a complete Civil War Era traveling Doctor Medicine Case recently acquired from an estate in New Hampshire. The supple leather case houses 20 corked vials sporting vintage paper labels including some with partial contents. The condition is very good considering the age. There are minor areas where a mouse nibbled on an edge and some unobtrusive areas of loss due to ancient tiny insects nibbling on the strap.

The leather case measures 6"L x 4"W x 1.5"H and the corked bottles are jus...

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. Army Air Corps as a navigation watch and bomb timer. It comes in its protective metal canister with spring cushion support mechanism. These cases are rarely found and were given to the navigators of various types of bombers and troop ...
All Items : Archives : Instruments and Implements : Pre 1910 item #1018555 (stock #M1047)
The inhalation of medicinal vapors was common practice during the late 19th and early 20th century. Inhaling devices came in many shapes and forms. This very decorative and functional inhaler was very popular during that period. I have seen an earlier and rare, boxed VapoCresolene example from the 1870's, and it was not as decorative as this lovely late-Victorian-styled inhaler. It is complete and comes with it's very detailed box which sports information on its many merits.

The box measures ...

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. One has an applied black marking disc with ...
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 : Scientific : Pre 1940 item #975996 (stock #M1032)
A rarely found Antique Medical Teaching Display entitled "BODYSCOPE" by Ralph H. Segal, Copyright 1935.

This marvelous piece of medical ephemera is quite large, measuring approximately 20" by 15 7/8" and is constructed in a hard-bound, book format with four interior pages. The condition is quite good with the expected, minimal wear of an early teaching aid. The interior pages and the exterior binding are solid.

The four primary, highly colorful, and well-detailed teaching models on eac...