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Fine Clocks, Barometers and Scientific Instruments
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Venue address
Dreweatts
Donnington Priory
Newbury, Berkshire
RG14 2JE
United Kingdom
Fine Clocks, Barometers and Scientific Instruments

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Auction dates
Oct 06, 2021 10:30 AM BST
Viewing dates
Oct 01, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Oct 04, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Oct 05, 2021 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Oct 06, 2021 08:30 AM - 05:00 PM BST
Auction currency
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Buyer's premium
25 % (exc. Sales tax)
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There are 228 lots within this auction
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Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A REGENCY TWELVE INCH CELESTIAL LIBRARY TABLE GLOBE
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
700 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
800 - 1,200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN ENGRAVED SLATE GARDEN SUNDIAL ON SCULPTED LIMESTONE PLINTH
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
500 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
600 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A WILLIAM IV LACQUERED BRASS 2.75 INCH REFRACTING TELESCOPE
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
700 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
700 - 1,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN LACQUERED BRASS 3-INCH REFRACTING TELESCOPE
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
400 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
500 - 800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A SUBSTANTIAL VICTORIAN LACQUERED BRASS 3.75-INCH REFRACTING TELESCOPE
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
1,200 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
1,200 - 1,800 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A REGENCY SHAGREEN COVERED 1.75 INCH NINE-DRAW TELESCOPE
Quantity
1
130 GBP
Opening bid
130 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN PATINATED BRASS SEXTANT
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
160 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
180 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading AN EBONY AND BRASS NAVIGATIONAL OCTANT
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
400 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A JAPANNED AND LACQUERED BRASS INCLINOMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
70 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN BRASS BOX SEXTANT PRESENTED TO GENTLEMAN CADET A. JOPP OF THE EAST INDIA COMPANY
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
220 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A GROUP OF THREE WOODEN MEASURING/SURVEYING INSTRUMENTS
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
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100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A RARE VICTORIAN WROUGHT IRON AND BRASS WAYWISER OR HODOMETER
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
200 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A VICTORIAN CARVED ROSEWOOD MERCURY STICK BAROMETER WITH VISIBLE CISTERN
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
240 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN OAK MERCURY ‘ADMIRAL FITZROY’S STORM BAROMETER’
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1
0 GBP
Opening bid
240 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN OAK MERCURY 'ADMIRAL FITZROY'S STORM BAROMETER'
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
220 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN CARVED OAK MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
240 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A VICTORIAN CARVED OAK MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
350 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A REGENCY BULB-CISTERN TUBE MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A GEORGE III MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH TWELVE-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
180 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN FIGURED MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH 12-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y AN EARLY VICTORIAN MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH TWELVE-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
80 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN WALNUT MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH TWELVE-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
100 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y AN UNUSUAL VICTORIAN ‘GIANT’ MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH EIGHTEEN-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
300 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A RARE GEORGE III INLAID MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
240 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A VICTORIAN ROSEWOOD MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH SIX-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
200 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A REGENCY MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH TWELVE-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
100 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH TWELVE-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A FINE VICTORIAN LACQUERED BRASS FORTIN-TYPE LABORATORY MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
400 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
500 - 700 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN LACQUERED BRASS FORTIN-TYPE LABORATORY MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
220 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A VICTORIAN OXIDISED AND LACQUERED BRASS FORTIN-TYPE LABORATORY MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
240 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A BRASS FORTIN-TYPE LABORATORY MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
180 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A LATE VICTORIAN LACQUERED BRASS FORTIN-TYPE LABORATORY MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
100 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A JAPANNED AND LACQUERED BRASS FORTIN-TYPE MERCURY STICK ‘MOUNTAIN’ BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
150 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A FINE EARLY VICTORIAN MAHOGANY BOWFRONTED MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
950 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A FINE REGENCY MAHOGANY FLAT-TO-THE-WALL BOWFRONTED MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
2,000 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
350 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A WILLIAM IV/EARLY VICTORIAN MAHOGANY MERCURY STICK BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
1,000 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
1,000 - 1,500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A GEORGE III MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH TEN-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
200 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 500 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH 10 INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
150 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A RARE GEORGE III INLAID MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
180 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
180 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading A GEORGE III SATINWOOD MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER WITH TEN-INCH DIAL
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
300 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
300 - 400 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A REGENCY MAHOGANY MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
200 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A WILLIAM IV ROSEWOOD MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
180 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
180 - 250 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y A VICTORIAN MOTHER OF PEARL AND BRASS INLAID MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
80 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading Y AN EARLY VICTORIAN MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAID ROSEWOD MERCURY WHEEL BAROMETER
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
120 - 180 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading TWO CASED ANEROID BAROMETER, COMPASS AND THERMOMETER COMPENDIUMS
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
100 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
120 - 180 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading WILLIAMSON, G.C., 'CATALOGUE OF THE COLLECTION OF WATCHES: THE PROPERTY OF J. PIERPOINT MORGAN'
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
70 - 90 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading DIDEROT, DENIS AND D’ALEMBERT, JEAN LE ROND, 'L'ENCYCLOPEDIE, OU DICTIONNAIRE...'
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
70 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 200 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading HOROLOGICAL MONOGRAPHS, Six publications:
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
200 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
250 - 350 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading AMERICAN AND ELECTRICAL HOROLOGY, Eleven publications:
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
20 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
40 - 60 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading NINETEENTH CENTURY CLOCKMAKING, Three volumes:
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
80 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
100 - 150 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading THE WORSHIPFUL COMPANY OF CLOCKMAKERS, Seven publications:
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
30 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 90 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading LEE, RONALD A. 'THE FIRST TWELVE YEARS OF THE ENGLISH PENDULUM CLOCK...'
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
60 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
80 - 120 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading NINETEENTH CENTURY CLOCKMAKING, Five volumes:
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
30 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
60 - 90 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading DERHAM, WILLIAM, 'THE ARTIFICIAL Clock-maker. A Treatise of Watch, and Clock-work...'
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
180 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
200 - 300 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading HOROLOGICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY, FACSIMILE REPRINTS OF EARLY WORKS ON HOROLOGY, MONOGRAPHS AND MISC
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
50 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
70 - 100 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading LONGITUDE, CHROMOMETERS AND LIEUTENANT COMMANDER RUPERT T. GOULD, Ten publications:
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
100 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
120 - 180 GBP
Featured lot Provisionally sold Leading Won Outbid Lost Declined Reserve not met Leading WATCHES, Fifteen works:
Quantity
1
0 GBP
Opening bid
120 GBP
Max bid
GBP
Estimate
150 - 250 GBP