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    scientific antiques

    Scientific antiques contains all antiques from scientific endeavours - devices used for measuring, machines used for calculating, instruments used for healing, texts used for learning.

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    • Early 19th Century Cased Leather Bound Three-Draw Telescope c1820

      Early 19th Century Cased Leather Bound Three-Draw Telescope c1820

      antique ethos, durham, united kingdom

      A good, early 19th Century cased and leather bound three-draw telescope c1820. Three-draw brass telescope with leather-bound barrel. Brass protective cap to objective lens and sliding dust cover to eyepiece. Relatively large achromatic objective lens approximately 4.3 cm...

      £370.00

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    • Antique Walnut Banjo Barometer

      Antique Walnut Banjo Barometer

      london city antiques, norwich, united kingdom

      Antique walnut banjo barometer having a branded carved moulded top. A shaped carved moulded base and a thermometer to the centre. A round porcelain dial is framed by a brass bevel. All original. Excellent colour...

      £665.00

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    • Georgian Pocket Compass

      Georgian Pocket Compass

      rcmilitaria.co.uk, tunbridge wells, united kingdom

      George III Pocket Compass hinged mahogany case measuring 65mm square. It is full working order and in a nice and original condition.

      £110.00

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    • A rare antique Regency 6-draw Monocular Spyglass novelty Pocket Telescope C.1820

      A rare antique Regency 6-draw Monocular Spyglass novelty Pocket Telescope C.1820

      icollectuk, london, united kingdom

      A rare antique Regency 6-draw Monocular Spyglass novelty Pocket Telescope, old Sheffield plate draws and ivory collar C.1820 Good Antique Condition - uncleaned - with a tight stable shrinkage crack around the collar, please view...

      £295.00

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    • Antique Barograph by Sewills of Liverpool, from a sale of items in Tregada House, Cornwall (182)

      Antique Barograph by Sewills of Liverpool, from a sale of items in Tregada House, Cornwall (182)

      kernow curios, southend, united kingdom

      Provenance - From Grade II listed Tregada House in Cornwall This is a splendid oak-cased barograph encased in thick bevelled glass on four sides plus the top. It dates from 1914 and is therefore very...

      £1,295.00

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    • A Very Rare Victorian Rosewood Inlaid Barometer.

      A Very Rare Victorian Rosewood Inlaid Barometer.

      koos limburg jnr, glen prosen, united kingdom

      A Very Rare Victorian Rosewood Inlaid Barometer. The barometer is signed for F. Morath & Brothers Liverpool , a well know and respected company in Liverpool in the 19th century With thermometer, the diameter of...

      £1,450.00

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    • Early Dring & Fage Boxwood Excise Rule

      Early Dring & Fage Boxwood Excise Rule

      carse antiques, rait, united kingdom

      Good mid19th century 24" long boxwood and brass EXCISE RULE by DRING & FAGE, 56 STAMFORD STREET. LONDON in very good condition. This is the better "SPRUNG" type 3 part excise rule. Gorgeous colour and...

      £100.00

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    • FINE PAIR OF EARLY PATENT TAILORS SHEARS

      FINE PAIR OF EARLY PATENT TAILORS SHEARS

      carse antiques, rait, united kingdom

      SUPERB pair of early patented GUNMETAL handled tailors shears by T. WILKINSON & SONS, SHEFFIELD. These are heavy, top quality, by the best maker. Stamped PATENT on one side. Slight pitting to the metal but...

      £156.00

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    • Mid 19th Century Cased Brass Bar-Limb Microscope with Magnifier c1850

      Mid 19th Century Cased Brass Bar-Limb Microscope with Magnifier c1850

      antique ethos, durham, united kingdom

      A good quality mid-19th century brass monocular microscope with accessories in a fitted mahogany case c1850. The microscope is of lacquered brass with bar-limb construction introduced by Andrew Ross in 1842 and used by other...

      £695.00

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    • Wall clock barometer & thermometer in oak case

      Wall clock barometer & thermometer in oak case

      sovereign antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      1920’s oak cased wall hanging trio, all in working order, the clocks movement is mechanical 8 day duration comes with key length 48 cm diameter of 20 cm depth 8 cm offering free delivery UK...

      £145.00

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    • Mid 19th Century Mahogany Cased Brass Bar-Limb Monocular Microscope c1850

      Mid 19th Century Mahogany Cased Brass Bar-Limb Monocular Microscope c1850

      antique ethos, durham, united kingdom

      A good mid-19th century brass monocular microscope in a fitted mahogany case c1850. The microscope is of lacquered brass with bar-limb construction introduced by Andrew Ross in 1842 and used by other makers such as...

      £450.00

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    • Early 19th Century 2-Draw Day or Night Telescope by Harris & Son London c1820

      Early 19th Century 2-Draw Day or Night Telescope by Harris & Son London c1820

      antique ethos, durham, united kingdom

      Early 19th Century day or night telescope by renowned maker Thomas Harris & Son of London c1820. Two-draw brass telescope with mahogany barrel. Achromatic objective lens approximately 3.75 cm diameter. Protective sliding brass covers to...

      £595.00

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    • Vintage Telescope, Brass, Officer Of The Watch, Single Draw, Ross London, 1935

      Vintage Telescope, Brass, Officer Of The Watch, Single Draw, Ross London, 1935

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6867

      This is a vintage telescope. An English, brass 'officer of the watch' single draw refractor by Ross of London, dating to the mid 20th century, circa 1935.

      Perfect for bird watching, landscape appreciation, wildlife, or maritime observation. Equally suitable for observing the night sky.

      • Appealing vintage telescope by a renowned maker
      • Displaying a desirable aged patina
      • Silvered brass offering bright, reflective tones
      • Clear, bright objective with 45mm diameter
      • Front element protected by sliding sun shade
      • Primary barrel dressed distinctively in later, quality textured metal weave
      • Flared eye-cup with swivel dust cover and superb, concentric ring finish
      • The draw tube engraved with the Ross London logo
      • Further reads; Pattern 373, No. 81150
      • Marked NP38 — as tested and checked by the National Physical Laboratory in 1938
      • Supplied with a London Fine oak and brass 'Captain's Stand' for display

      This is a quality vintage telescope by Ross of London with an attractive later textured barrel setting it apart. Delivered and ready to be displayed or enjoyed.

      Dimensions:
      Closed Length: 42cm (16.5'')
      Max Drawn Length: 70cm (27.5'')
      Objective Glass Diameter: 45mm (1.75")

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      Vintage Telescope, Brass, Officer Of The Watch, Single Draw, Ross London, 1935

      £395.00

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    • Marine brass stick barometer with gimble  London maker

      Marine brass stick barometer with gimble London maker

      sovereign antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      Good quality maker, overall condition is good the graph is working the tubes intact and empty will need to be refilled can post this item and I’m offering free worldwide delivery reference LC6

      £950.00

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    • Barometer Stick brass by LEHALLE P Richard Sr Paris

      Barometer Stick brass by LEHALLE P Richard Sr Paris

      sovereign antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      Comes in original carrying case, the scale is good and working, tube empty will need refilling, offering free worldwide delivery reference LC.

      £995.00

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    • ENGLISH Oak STICK BAROMETER, BELIEVED TO BE MADE AROUND 1790.

      ENGLISH Oak STICK BAROMETER, BELIEVED TO BE MADE AROUND 1790.

      sovereign antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      T. B Winters & Son Of Newcastle on Tyne named on the graph, plain oak cased with brass fitting around viewing glass, tube is intact but will require re filling with mercury also the thermometer...

      £375.00

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    • Sheraton Style Inlaid Mahogany Barometer / Thermometer

      Sheraton Style Inlaid Mahogany Barometer / Thermometer

      georgian antiques, edinburgh, united kingdom

      Circa 1900, Sheraton style inlaid mahogany barometer and thermometer. The heraldic shaped frame has a profusely inlaid pediment, with a thermometer and beneath this a brass framed barometer. Below is a raised section with further...

      £550.00

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    • Antique, Pair of Binoculars, German, Neo Universal, CP Goerz, Berlin, Circa 1920

      Antique, Pair of Binoculars, German, Neo Universal, CP Goerz, Berlin, Circa 1920

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.6373

      This is an antique pair of binoculars. A German, 4.5x magnification Neo Universal by CP Goerz of Berlin, dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920.

      • Delightful binocular from a sought-after German specialist
      • Displaying a desirable aged patina – optical elements in clear order
      • Elegantly milled brass with painted black finish
      • Complete with black leather carry pouch
      • CP Goerz Berlin logo present on left barrel; Neo Universal model name to the right
      • Knurled central focus wheel encased within pleasingly formed, folding bridge
      • Smaller adjustment wheel with marking range from 64-72
      • Serial number of 580854 engraved into front fascia
      • Turned eyecups, adjustment wheel to the right
      • Hand grips dressed in quality textured leather
      • Carry pouch in original condition - clasp not situated
      • Interior dressed with smooth, dark blue velour

      This is a wonderful pair of vintage binoculars, with Goerz being one of the leading names of German optical specialists in the early 20th century. Delivered polished and ready for the home.

      Dimensions:
      Max Width: 14cm (5.5'')
      Max Depth: 7.5cm (3'')
      Max Height: 3.5cm (1.5'')

      Pouch Width: 15.5cm (6'')
      Pouch Depth: 6.5cm (2.5'')
      Pouch Height: 9.5cm (3.75'')

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      Antique, Pair of Binoculars, German, Neo Universal, CP Goerz, Berlin, Circa 1920

      £425.00

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    • A Very decorative And Nice Small French Thermometer circa 1850

      A Very decorative And Nice Small French Thermometer circa 1850

      koos limburg jnr, glen prosen, united kingdom

      A Very decorative And Nice Small French Thermometer circa 1850. The dial plate made of wood and fully hand painted with numerals and same flower ornaments, still with the original old paint decoration. With original...

      £345.00

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    • Hand held barometer in case

      Hand held barometer in case

      sovereign antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      Pocket sized comes by excellent maker, in perfect working order case a little wear as to be expected, offering free worldwide delivery reference V4

      £225.00

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    • Barograph mahogany cased

      Barograph mahogany cased

      sovereign antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      One of his very best, this superb barograph fitted into superb mahogany case comes in good working order, offering free worldwide delivery reference BBB

      £950.00

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    • Four Black Forest/DDR Weather Houses.

      Four Black Forest/DDR Weather Houses.

      koos limburg jnr, glen prosen, united kingdom

      Four Black Forest/DDR Weather Houses. Two early circa 1900-1920 the other two later, one with a music box and money bank. In good original old condition. Largest Weather house. 18cm high 15cm wide 10cm deep. Price: £195,--

      £195.00

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    • Georgian barometer

      Georgian barometer

      sovereign antiques, nuneaton, united kingdom

      Nice quality mahogany cased fully working Barometer condition is excellent, offering free Uk Delivery, reference Number 1.

      £495.00

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    • Rare Indian Opium Scales

      Rare Indian Opium Scales

      reloved antiques, ripon, united kingdom

      Stunning rare late 19th century Indian Opium Scales with bronze Elephant weights

      £180.00

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    • Antique Telescope, Regency, Baker of London, Two Draw Refractor, Circa 1920

      Antique Telescope, Regency, Baker of London, Two Draw Refractor, Circa 1920

      london fine limited, taunton, united kingdom

      Our Stock # 18.5077

      This is an antique telescope by noted retailer and manufacturer, Baker of London, a two draw refractor for terrestrial or astronomical use dating to the early 20th century, circa 1920.

      Perfect for bird watching, landscape appreciation, wildlife stalking, or maritime observation. Equally suitable for observing the night sky.

      • Presenting a clear, sharp optical performance
      • Tapered, leather-clad, primary barrel in good order
      • Withdraws with a smooth action, easy to focus
      • Supplied with a London Fine oak and brass 'Captain's Stand' for display
      • 40mm (1.5") achromatic objective
      • Leather dust caps for objective and eye piece
      • Flared eyecup with sliding dust cover
      • Engraved; Baker, 244 High Holborn. London

      This antique telescope is an historic, period piece fine to use today that also displays well.

      Dimensions:
      Closed Length: 24cm (9.5'')
      Fully Drawn Length: 53.5cm (21'')
      Objective Glass Diameter: 40mm (1.5'')

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      Antique Telescope, Regency, Baker of London, Two Draw Refractor, Circa 1920

      £595.00

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