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Surveying Equipment Including Two Early Transits, Chains and Stadia Rod
2008, Fall Firearms Sale, Oct 28 & 29
includes a brass transit with silvered brass 5" dial marked Benj. Pike, Jr. Broadway, New York with two spirit levels, lacking sighting arms, and Jacob staff type mount, 13" long, PLUS an early marked W. & L. E. Gurley/Troy N.Y. transit with 5.25" silvered dial with two spirit levels and folding brass sight arms, with Jacob staff mount, in original mahogany octagonal case, 6.5" x 8", PLUS a set of wrought steel chains with brass handles, 16" long, AND a four-part wood collapsing stadia rod with hash marks, 91" long.

Condition:  
Gurley case missing some edging, else VG.
Sold: $862.50
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British Snyder Sporting Rifle,
Lot # 395 - British Snyder Sporting Rifle,
.577 CF caliber, 31" barrel, engraved lock plate, hammer, triggerguard, and buttplate. Lock plate marked C. Ingram. Marked on top of barrel 100 Union St Glasgow. Military rear sight. Sporting-type walnut stock with metal fore end tip. Checkered wrist and fore end. > Item Details
Lot of Five Imperial German Shoulder Boards,
Lot # 494 - Lot of Five Imperial German Shoulder Boards,
consisting of three matched officer pairs and two enlisted pairs. The officer boards are a wartime lieutenant, 34th Infantry Regiment, major, 1st Bavarian Artillery Regiment, and lieutenant 48th Artillery Regiment (Saxon No. 4). The cloth enlisted boards include the 122nd Fusilier Regiment (4th Wurt... > Item Details
U.S. Model 1855 Pistol,
Lot # 57 - U.S. Model 1855 Pistol,
.54 caliber, 12" round barrel with rear sight mounted on tang. Percussion lock with Maynard tape prime system. Rear of lock dated 1858 with Springfield on the front of lock. Walnut stock with brass furniture. > Item Details
* Colt Model 1902 Sporting Pistol,
Lot # 695 - * Colt Model 1902 Sporting Pistol,
ca 1920. .38 Colt automatic caliber, 4.5" barrel, serial number 42621. Black hard rubber grips. > Item Details
Buckskin Jacket and Pair of Leather Gauntlets,
Lot # 604 - Buckskin Jacket and Pair of Leather Gauntlets,
fringed Plains-style coat. Hand cut fringe and hand sewn. Probably made from elk hide. Leather gauntlets with fringe and red embroidered horse shoes and trim. > Item Details
WWII U.S. Navy Binoculars,
Lot # 1415 - WWII U.S. Navy Binoculars,
7 x 50 power lens, marked Bausch & Lomb on the top of case with USN markings further marked US. In original black carrying case. > Item Details
Prussian Enlisted Man's Cuirass,
Lot # 416 - Prussian Enlisted Man's Cuirass,
steel cuirass with large heavy brass rivets and brass front straps. With small dent in front center as part of the proofing process and final inspection. > Item Details
* Remington Sportsman Model 48 Semi-Auto Shotgun,
Lot # 894 - * Remington Sportsman Model 48 Semi-Auto Shotgun,
12 gauge, 25" vent rib skeet barrel, serial number 3108848. LOP 13.75" over added Remington pad. > Item Details
Imperial German WWI Ersatz Cloth-Covered Spiked Helmet,
Lot # 446 - Imperial German WWI Ersatz Cloth-Covered Spiked Helmet,
of composition material, covered in dark tan cotton. Edge-bound in field grey oilcloth. Has brass Prussian front plate and spike. Complete with original chin strap and national cockade. Also present is an original, but incorrect Baden cockade. Retains original leather liner. Interior of rear visor u... > Item Details
German Short Sword and Scabbard,
Lot # 353 - German Short Sword and Scabbard,
18" single-edge blade, with one wide fuller. Iron quillon, wood handle. Leather scabbard with metal fittings. > Item Details
Lot of Misc Militia Items,
English Bowie Knife by <i>Wostenholm,</i>
Lot # 2119 - English Bowie Knife by Wostenholm,
8.75" clipped-point, ricasso marked I*XL and on the blade Geo Wostenholm & Son. German silver quillon with stag handles. > Item Details
American WWI Medical and Quartermaster's Officer's Tunics,
Lot # 224 - American WWI Medical and Quartermaster's Officer's Tunics,
Quartermaster Officer's tunic is complete with gold bullion overseas stripes, Victory medal is in place with three campaign bars. Third Army medical officer's tunic is complete with collar insignia and buttons. > Item Details
British Bulldog Revolver,
Lot # 1081 - British Bulldog Revolver,
.32 caliber, 2" barrel, blued finish with hard rubber grips. > Item Details
* 1916 DWM P08 Luger,
Lot # 1111 - * 1916 DWM P08 Luger,
.9mm caliber, 4" barrel, serial number 9222. > Item Details
Harrington & Richardson Revolver and One American Standard Revolver,
Lot # 967 - Harrington & Richardson Revolver and One American Standard Revolver,
first gun is .32 caliber, 3.25" barrel, mark on top of barrel Harrington & Richardson. Hard rubber grips with target. Second gun is American Standard, .38 caliber with a 3.25" tip-up barrel. Hard rubber grips with American Standard logo. Nickel finish. > Item Details
*  Bryco Arms  Model J38 Automatic Pistol in Box,
Confederate <i>Morse</i> Carbine,
Lot # 2002 - Confederate Morse Carbine,
.50 caliber, 20" round barrel with three land and grooved rifling, serial number 425, Type III. Brass frame, walnut stock and forearm. Original tool is still in the butt. > Item Details
Lot of Three WWI Helmets with Painted Insignia,
Lot # 1342 - Lot of Three WWI Helmets with Painted Insignia,
including Engineer's battalion, 91st Division and First Infantry. > Item Details
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