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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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* Frommer Stop Pistol,
Lot # 1157 - * Frommer Stop Pistol,
.32 caliber, 4" barrel, serial number 133720. Blue finish, wood grips. > Item Details
* Japanese Nambu Type 14 Pistol with Holster,
Lot # 255 - * Japanese Nambu Type 14 Pistol with Holster,
ca August 1944. 8mm Nambu caliber, 4.5" barrel, serial number 52645. Blue finish, wood grips. > Item Details
* Steyr Model 1915 Pistol,
Lot # 1189 - * Steyr Model 1915 Pistol,
.9mm Steyr caliber, 5" barrel, serial number 5318. Blue finish, wood grips. > Item Details
* Smith & Wesson Model .22/.32 Target  Revolver,
Colt Open Top Pocket Revolver,
Lot # 962 - Colt Open Top Pocket Revolver,
.22 caliber, 2.5" barrel, serial number 62959. Nickel finish with brass frame and walnut grips. > Item Details
37 Star Printed Glazed Cotton U.S. Parade Flag,
Lot # 1471 - 37 Star Printed Glazed Cotton U.S. Parade Flag,
6" x 8.5", with wreath-type canton pattern having central star surrounded by three concentric rings of stars (4/10/20) and two stars at fly end of canton outside of rings, attached to its original turned wooden shaft, 16" long. > Item Details
* Browning Recoilless Trap Model Shotgun,
Lot # 787 - * Browning Recoilless Trap Model Shotgun,
12 gauge, 27" barrel, serial number 05891NW869. Matte blue finish, wood stocks. > Item Details
German WWII Luftwaffe Non-Commissioned Officer's Visor Hat,
* FN Model 1922 WWII Nazi Marked Pistol,
Lot # 1154 - * FN Model 1922 WWII Nazi Marked Pistol,
7.65 (.32) caliber, 4.5" barrel, serial number 0342C. > Item Details
Large Grouping of U.S. Army & Ohio Militia Buttons,
Lot # 1302 - Large Grouping of U.S. Army & Ohio Militia Buttons,
lot of 37, all stamped domed brass types, including one Civil War era shield breasted eagle, coat button by Henry V. Allen & Co., 0.8" diameter, PLUS 5 Indian Wars era shield breasted eagle, coat buttons by Waterbury Button Co., 0.9" diameter, PLUS 5 different Indian Wars era shield breasted eagle, ... > Item Details
Three European Hunting Swords with Scabbards,
Lot # 2188 - Three European Hunting Swords with Scabbards,
all 19th century and likely German. Includes a fine example with 16.5" single-edged steel blade with acid etched hunting scenes and floral scroll work on each face, brass clamshell languet, S-curve brass horse hoof guard, brass front collar and pommel with brass capstan rivet, antler grip with brass... > Item Details
English Bowie Knife by <i>IXL,</i>
Lot # 2189 - English Bowie Knife by IXL,
7" ciphered clipped-point blade, stag handle, German silver quillon and pommel. Blade with dogs, hunter and logo stating None Are Genuine But Those Marked IXL. > Item Details
Indian Shield,
Lot # 319 - Indian Shield,
ca late 18th century. Gold Damascus finish. Figures and structures including serpentine etched five-petal flowers. Shield has a serrated metal overlay and a rolled edge. Rear of shield has four rings with original wool pad with an embroidered six-petal flower. > Item Details
* Smith & Wesson Model 1917 Army Revolver,
Band of Hope Medal, Rhode Island Pinback Medal,
Lot # 1254 - Band of Hope Medal, Rhode Island Pinback Medal,
jeweler made of nickel, U.S. shield shaped with anchor and crossed banner with Band of Hope, 1.2" x 1.4". > Item Details
* Russian Tokarev Rifle,
Lot # 845 - * Russian Tokarev Rifle,
ca 1941. 7.62x54, 26.5" barrel, serial number AK724. Blue finish, wood stock. > Item Details
Naval Dirk & Sheath Made for the American Market,
Lot # 2168 - Naval Dirk & Sheath Made for the American Market,
likely German and ca 1840-50s with 8.4" double-edged tapered steel blade, engraved with vining floral and martial motifs, cast brass acanthus leaf guard, matching front collar and heart-shaped cast brass end cap with single-piece geometric carved walrus ivory grip, total length 12.2". Original brass... > Item Details
Confederate-Type D-Guard Bowie Knife,
Lot # 2042 - Confederate-Type D-Guard Bowie Knife,
smith-made with 17" single-edged blade made from an old file, with forged steel single-piece D-guard with bayonet ring mount, 1" steel collar and single-piece bone grip; total length 21". > Item Details
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