Six Sets of drawing Instruments

Lot 51 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

[CITES] all cased, various makers

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Drawing and Calculating Instruments

Lot 52 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

a large collection of mid-20th century instrments including slide rules

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Drawing Instruments

Lot 53 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

a quantity of scale rules in boxwood, including a good set by Stanley in mahogany case, rolling rules, French curves, five boxwood protractor/scale ... read more

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Calculating, Slide Rules

Lot 54 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

19th century, in boxwood, W Barber Bensons Buildings Leeds slide rule with brass cursor, leather case, equivalent weight calculator by W S Buchanan,  ... read more

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A Large Quantity of drawing and Calculating Instruments

Lot 55 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

including rolling rules in ebony and other woods, 19th century and later, boxwood scale rules, 20th century slide rules, mid 20th century instruments,

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A Collection of Ivory Drawing Instruments

Lot 56 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

including a good ebony and ivory rolling rule by Cail, Newcastle, drawing pens, tracers, prickers, dotting pens, road pen, border pen etc.

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A Collection of Slide Rules

Lot 57 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

a Halden Calcules in case with instructions, a circular slide rule by  Fearn's Calculators, cased with instructions, a Faber Castell  /10circular ... read more

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19th Century Hydrometers and Ivory Drawing Instruments

Lot 58 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

[CITES] a Sykes hydrometer by Wickenden & Sons, Tunbridge Wells, the mahogany case with ivory plaque 'Sykes Hydrometer Wickenden & Sons hotel Valuers ... read more

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Drawing Instruments

Lot 59 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

Three brass protractors, one by Stanley, 15.3cm diameter, one by Army & Navy Stores, divided to half a degree, one european with scale rule base, ... read more

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A Collection of Drawing Instruments

Lot 60 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

a Napier compass, 19th century, unsigned; a small set of instruments by Richter, cased compasses by Lotter and Kern; sets of Spring bow compasses by ... read more

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Drawing Instruments

Lot 61 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

German, mid 20th century, a pair of Proebster precision proportional dividers, with rack and pinion setting and point adjustment, 20cm, cased; with ... read more

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Ivory Folding Rules

Lot 62 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

19th Century, 2ft - 4 fold ivory 'architects' rule by J Rabone & Sons, with scale rules, 2ft - 4 fold by E Preston & Sons, 1ft - 4 fold unsigned (3)

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Two Antique Quill Cutters and a Pen Knife

Lot 63 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

[CITES] mid 19th century, one quill cutter engraved 'T Warner Sackville St Piccadilly' the other unsigned with pen knife blade missing, both in ivory ... read more

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Victorian Ivory Rules

Lot 64 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

two-foot folding carpenter's rule, unsigned, one foot by Preston & Sons, six inch by Parkins 7 Gotto, with a set of six ivory scale rules in slip ... read more

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A Pocket Set of Drawing Instruments and an Etui

Lot 65 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

both English, c.1820, drawing instruments in unusual mahogany and brass case, with brass scissor-type parallel rule, boxwood sector etc (set ... read more

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Two 18th Century Swing-Arm Protractors etc

Lot 66 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

one European,divided to half a degree, scale11.5cm diameter; one with wheat-ear engraving, with vernier damaged by brass repair, scale diameter ... read more

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Drawing Instruments

Lot 67 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

Two brass protractors, one circular, by Stanley, 10cm diameter; one with square, by AFM 10.2cm across; a French brass capiper graduated in French ... read more

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Military, Two Sets of Marquois Scales

Lot 68 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

both in boxwood, in mahogany cases, one standard set unsigned, one by Stanley, with a third, additional scale rule with central inlaid brass scale ... read more

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Drawing Instruments

Lot 69 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

An ususual set in nickel plated steel, mid 20th century, by the National Emporium, Roorkee, India, including proportional dividers, with a small set ... read more

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Drawing Instruments, Erasers and Pen Knives etc

Lot 70 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

a good 19th century fixed blade pen knife by Harrison Bros & Howson, Sheffield , rosewood handle, card case erasers, one by Joseph Rogers with ... read more

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Four Sets of Drawing Instruments

Lot 71 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

mid 20th century, German, all complete, two by Riefler

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A Halden Parallel Compass

Lot 72 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

English, c.1930, cased,  with a mahogany cased set of beam compass ends and two sets of spring bows, all by Stanley

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A Chinese Set of Drawing Instruments etc

Lot 73 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

set with Chinese characters on lid, with beam compass ends, small proportional dividers, two road pens, curve pen etc, hanles unusual as they are a ... read more

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Three Sets of Drawing Instruments

Lot 74 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

late 19th century, one English, by Lilley & Co, pen with ivory handle, one French, signed 'E Pourchet 15 rue des Beaux Arts Paris', pens and spring ... read more

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A Pocket Set of Drawing Instruments

Lot 75 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

English, c.1800, in sharkskin case, brass instruments with wing nut adjustment, ivory sector and scale rule

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Drawing Instruments

Lot 76 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

Napier compass by Stanleyc.1880-1900, in small fitted Morocco case with two drawing pens and a pricker, all screwing into an ivory handle; a set of ... read more

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Sets of Drawing Instruments

Lot 77 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

sets by Norton & Gregory, Jackson Bros Leeds, J W Bean & Son Leeds, pat set by Halden, two further sets, all with at least one ivory item, with an ... read more

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A Large Collection of Drawing Instruments

Lot 78 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

19th and 20th centuries, in boxwood, ebony and mahoganyincluding parallel rules, rolling rules, scale rules, folding boxwood carpenter's rules etc, ... read more

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Four Sets of Drawing Instruments

Lot 79 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

French, c.1900, three in mahogany cases, larger set, top tray, spring bow compasses with ivory handles, with beam compass ends, proportional dividers, ... read more

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Four Sets of Drawing Instruments

Lot 80 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

A set by Reeves, Rathbone, two others unsigned, all with ivory items [CITES]

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Four Sets of Drawing instruments

Lot 81 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

British, 20th century, in nickel silver,  one set byThornton, one by Lee Guiness, one by Stanley, one by Harper & Tunstall

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A Military Compass and Military Clinometer

Lot 82 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

English, early 20th century, compass case engraved 'Major Legh's Luminous Compass Patent No. 19600', black oxidised brass case, 6cm diameter, with a ... read more

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A Box Sextant by F Barker & Son Ltd

Lot 83 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

English, early 20th century, in lacquered brass and black oxidised brass,  silver scale divided to half a degree, reading to one arc-minute by ... read more

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Two Chinese Feng Shui Compasses

Lot 84 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

in stained wooden cases, plus a zodiac compass and another (4)

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A Meiji EMZ-TR Binocular Microscope

Lot 85 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

A/F, requires cleaning, untested, (Qty: 1)

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A Collection of Antique Magnifying Glasses

Lot 86 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

18th,19th and 20th centuries, magnifying glasses with metal, horn and tortoiseshell frames, some folding with multiple lenses, trial lenses and other ... read more

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Nuremburg Magnifying Glasses etc.

Lot 87 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

two Nuremberg style magnifyers, probably German 18th century, with a further empty frame; two further magnifying glasses, one antique in ... read more

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A Large Classic London Model Beck Microscope

Lot 88 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

English, c.1930, signed 'Beck London, London Model', with Beck vertical illuminator, and interchangeable simple base, in large polished mahogany ... read more

Estimated at £40 - £60 More details 3  

Four Microphotograph Microscope Slides

Lot 89 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

English, late 19th century, two by John Benjamin Dancer,  no. 63 ' 'Prince Alfred and Princess Helena 1849, Winterhalter'; no. 42 'Bolton Abbey in ... read more

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A Vintage Beech Cased Set of Microscope Slides

Lot 90 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

including subjects as 'Clasper of a Silkworm', 'Gizzard of a Mole Cricket', and 'Hair of a Kangaroo'. 50 samples (a lot)

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A Day & Night Brass and Wood Four Draw Telescope

Lot 91 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

with objective lens hood, the first draw marked 'Day & Night', on brass and iron stand. 88.5 cm L extended.

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A Mixed Selection of Laboratory Glassware

Lot 92 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

A/F,   Please note: we cannot pack or ship this item, please arrange your own collection or courier (Qty: 1)

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Lab Glassware

Lot 93 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

A selection of watch glasses & petri dishes, (Qty: 1)

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An Ivory Boyle Pattern Hydrometer

Lot 94 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

early to mid 18th century, scle graduated 1-12, 11.5cm long

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A Collection of Early Telegraph Test Equipment

Lot 95 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

comprising of a large portable test set by Muirhead & Co Ltd, in polished teak case with outer leather case, with internal galvanometer, equipment ... read more

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Injected and Preserved Dissected Crayfish and Fish Heads

Lot 96 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

both English, c.1930, the crayfish labelled 'Flatters & Garnett' IMPORTANT - collection only no postage or packaging offered on this lot. ... read more

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A Very Large Collection of Stereoviews

Lot 97 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

American, British, French and German, mostly earlier (1860s & 70s) some later Underwood & Underwood (1900-14), mostly topographical and tourist views, ... read more

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A Small Collection of Loupes and Magnifiers

Lot 98 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

various materials and states of disrepair (a lot)

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A Selection of Photographic Books

Lot 99 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

to include a manual for a Nikon Coolscan IV ED, Ilford Manual of Photography, & more (Qty: 1)

Estimated at £5 - £10 More details 1  

A Collection of Books to Include

Lot 100 (The Collectors Sale, Thu, 5th May 2022)

J.M. Barrie's Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens retold by May Byron with the Permission of the Author, Pictures by Arthur Rackham; OMAR KHAYYAM: ... read more

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