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Sundial Signed By Butterfield In Paris

THIS BEAUTIFUL SIZE SUNDIAL, 7.9 Cm., IS A SUPERB TESTIMONY OF THE SKILL OF THE INVENTOR OF THIS TYPE OF DIAL. IT IS PRESERVED IN ITS GREEN SILK VELVET-COATED CHAGRIN CASE.

Period : 17th century

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Period : 17th century

Artillery Level C. 1700

THIS INSTRUMENT IS EQUIPPED WITH A CURSOR MOVING AT 45 ° AS WELL AS A BEAUTIFULLY TURNED TILT PERPENDICLE. NICE CUTTING OF THE APPLIANCE AND ITS SUPPORT THE NUMBERS ARE PROBABLY STRIKED . FRANCE?

Period : 17th century

Large Horizontal Sundial In Brass Signed Nicolas Bion In Paris Datable Circa 1720

Large square-shaped brass horizontal sundial with four graduated 4/12/18 hour scales in Roman and Arabic numbers for the latitudes of 40, 45, 50 and 55 degrees. In the center the signature "N. BION[...]

Period : 18th century

3500 €

Sundial In Ivory In The Shape Of A Barrel Datable Circa 1680

- The top compartment forms a scent box whose lid is pierced with holes. - the next part bears a lunar dial formed by two brass discs, the larger is graduated with a 2 x 1-12 hour scale and a scale o[...]

Period : 17th century

3450 €

Sundial In Brass Signed Sautout l'Ainé In Paris Datable Around 1680

Butterfield-type brass sundial with foliage decoration around and on the bird gnomon. In its black shagreen box wrapped in red velvet. Signed "SAUTOUT L'AINE A Paris" on the reverse. Dimensio[...]

Period : 17th century

3500 €

French Dental Pelican Teardrop 17th Or 18th Century, Wrought Iron, Marked

An object that will not leave you indifferent, this Pelican in forged steel, with non-adjustable hooks rotating on a central axis, the two arms are curved to allow a better vision of the operation, an[...]

Period : 17th century

Octagonal Horizontal Sundial Signed

Butterfield-type horizontal octagonal sundial signed "Haye à Paris" in brass. With pretty decoration of foliage around the gnomon with the bird. Presence of a decoration of flowers and many lat[...]

Period : 18th century

2500 €

Sun Dial Type Butterfield Early Eighteenth With Its Protection Case.

Very beautiful silvered sundial, type Butterfield, with its original compass and protective case in leather circa 1700-1710. Good condition. I remain at your disposal for any information or addition[...]

Period : 18th century

950 €

17th Century Boxwood Mortar Pestles

Lot of 2 boxwood mortar pestles from the 17th century, large pestle length 40 cm Small pestle 24 cm

Period : 17th century

250 €

Large Compass , Rose Des Vents, Nicolas Bion, 18th Century.

Brass instrument, on a square base 14.3 cm square. Central circle: 11.5cm diameter. Elegant wind rose, 16 directions, decorated with a fleur-de-lis in the north direction, with engraved indication of[...]

Period : 18th century

Quadrant In Wood Dated And Signed N De Belly 1704

Wooden quadrant engraved on one side and signed “N De Belly f. 1704”. Plumb line terminated by a wooden bead serving as an index. The original brass sights are not drilled (use by projection of [...]

Period : 18th century

2400 €

Rare Whole Circle Geometry Signed Delure C.1680

Rare whole circle or Dutch circle with 6 pinnules signed Delure in Paris Compass with a compass rose has eight directions. The instrument is mounted on a ball joint. Delure Jean Baptiste Nicolas Activ[...]

Period : 17th century

1700 €

Two Boxes Of Herbalist Or Apothecary From The End Of The 17th Century

One of the constant concerns of apothecaries "in store" was the conservation of the remedies they offered; Rabelais already called these wooden containers, round or rectangular, silenes or layes; Pain[...]

Period : 17th century

980 €

Horizontal Brass Sundial Signed Delure In Paris

Octagonal horizontal sundial of Butterfield type signed "Delure in Paris" in brass. With nice foliage decors around the gnomon with the bird. Presence of flowers decors and many latitudes of cit[...]

Period : 18th century

2200 €

Ivory Sundial From Dieppe

Travel sundial in ivory with pewter elements, with its equatorial dial, calendar with discs in the lid; compass with base calendar and perpetual calendar; decorations engraved and enhanced on all side[...]

Period : 17th century

2500 €

Beautiful Graphometer Signed Butterfield In Paris. Museum

Beautiful graphometer decorated with foliage scrolls of very high quality signed Butterfield in Paris. Michael Butterfield 1635-1724 He was appointed Engineer of the Roy in 1678. Similar model in the [...]

Period : 17th century

1400 €

Reporter Signed Butterfield In Paris

Reporter signed Butterfield in Paris. Good state of conservation. Instrument from the end of the 17th century

Period : 17th century

260 €

Marble Mortar Et Son Base XVII Century

Large marble mortar and its gray pestle placed on a walnut base. France late 17th century h: 27cm D: 51 cm height of the base: 52cm total height with the base: 77cm

Period : 17th century

1600 €

Very Large Horizontal Sundial N. Bion Paris

Very beautiful dial of unusual size signed Nicolas Bion in Paris C 1680 The sundial is provided with a compass carrying on its bottom a central rosette and directions. The folding gnomon, with a bird-[...]

Period : 17th century

1350 €

Delure, Sundial, Compass, Brass, XVIIIth

Travel sundial with brass compass engraved by the King's engineer, Jean-Baptiste Delure. Octagonal table engraved with three time scales. Folding Gnomon with bird-shaped compass. Back with city latitu[...]

Period : 18th century

Armored Mortar Pestle, Late 17th-early 18th

Bronze mortar pestle, Louis XIV period with crowned arms on the socket. Northern Europe ?. Very rare model in good condition. Dimensions: total length 20.3cm, pestle diameter 4cm, weapon height 5.3cm.[...]

Period : 17th century

230 €

Silver Sundial

piece in its state never cleaned!

Period : 17th century

1800 €

Surgeon Saw Wrought Iron, Ivory Handle Early Eighteenth

Very rare amputation saw in wrought iron, early 18th century, grooved ivory handle, representing a bird's head. Very good condition, unpolished. I am at your disposal for any further information or [...]

Period : 18th century

880 €

Dyptic Sundial Dieppois By Sénécal

Lid with equatorial dial, underneath, lunar calendar with volvelles. Main stage with compass with mobile analeme and horizontal dial, under perpetual calendar signed by Sénécal in Dieppe (signature [...]

Period : 17th century

3000 €

Large Solar Pocket Dial In Silver Signed By Butterfield

 GREAT EXAMPLE OF A POCKET DIAL BY FAMOUS MICHAEL BUTTERFIELD. IT'S DECORATED WITH PINEAPPLES, ACANTHES AND STRAWBERRY. . IT IS CONTAINED IN ITS BOX OF CHAGRIN FILLED WITH GREEN SILK VELVET. FASTENER[...]

Period : 17th century

3300 €

Compendium Of Surveying By Thomas Haye, Circa 1710

Interesting and unusual small Thomas Haye compendium consisting of a compass of surveying and a geometric or astronomical quadrant. We can date the instrument of the years 1700-1710. Both instruments [...]

Period : 18th century

3200 €

Engraved Bronze Sun Dial, Crested, Circa 1720, Saintonge

Beautiful large square table sundial , with a Style-axis at the cut edge, pierced with a clover, the square base of deep bronze engraved , circle of hours in Roman numerals, as well as beautiful weapo[...]

Period : 18th century

780 €

18th Century Solar Dial

Beautiful octagonal sundial in slate engraved in a frame shaped stone, the stem giving the time is broken.

Period : 18th century

980 €

Petit Sablier En Ivoire Tourné XVII - XVIIIème Travail De Dieppe

Petit sablier en ivoire tourné XVII - XVIIIème Manque le sablier. Quelques petits accidents visibles sur les photos. Peut-être s'agit-il d'un travail de Dieppe. Dimensions : 7.4 cm x 3.5 cm

Period : 17th century

1200 €

Rapporteur Signed Butterfield In Paris C 1680

Rapporteur signed Butterfield in Paris C.1680. Butterfield was appointed Engineer of the King in 1678.

Period : 17th century

400 €

Protractor By Delure 1695/1736

Superb engraving on this instrument whose figures are characteristic of the Louis XIV period.

Period : 17th century

250 €

Mortar Lyon Bronze Period XVII

Mortar Lyon seventeenth Beautiful vintage bronze bronze mortar frustoconical. The flared neck has a decor flowers while the belly is decorated with four alternating foothills woman draped in antique b[...]

Period : 17th century

380 €

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