Lot 4    

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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Lot # 1125 - * Beretta Model 92 FS Pistol,
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Prussian Lieutenant General’s Shoulder Straps,
Lot # 503 - Prussian Lieutenant General’s Shoulder Straps,
gold braid and silver and black braid with a singe silver pip. > Item Details
English Naval Dirk,
Lot # 2123 - English Naval Dirk,
7.75" spear point bade. Checkered horn handle with brass pommel. Brass quillon with naval anchor. Brass scabbard. > Item Details
Confederate <i>Palmetto Arms</i> Pistol,
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.54 caliber, 8.5" round barrel, lockplate with Palmetto Armory S.C., marked in the rear of lockplate Columbia SC and dated 1852. Left side of barrel marked Wm Glase & Co. Walnut stock with brass hardware. > Item Details
English Bowie Knife by <i>G. Nixon & Sons,</i>
Lot # 2107 - English Bowie Knife by G. Nixon & Sons,
5" spear point blade, marked on ricasso G. Nixon & Sons, Sheffield. Tortoise shell handle with German silver quillon and escutcheon. Leather sheath embossed with G. Nixon & Son's Celebrated Hunting Knife. > Item Details
* Colt Single-Action Army Revolver with Box,
Lot # 723 - * Colt Single-Action Army Revolver with Box,
.44 spl. caliber, 7.5" barrel, serial number SA05815. Black hard rubber grips. > Item Details
English Percussion Single-Shot Pistol,
Lot # 1102 - English Percussion Single-Shot Pistol,
.45 caliber, 2.5" octagonal barrel. Brass frame marked Spencer Lynn. Folding trigger, checkered wood grip. Silver lion head butt cap. > Item Details
Japanese Chisa Katana Sword Blade with Beautiful Mounts
Lot # 1366 - Japanese Chisa Katana Sword Blade with Beautiful Mounts
an intermediate blade between the Katana and the Wakizashi, commonly worn at court. Hand-forged 20.5" single-edged steel blade, with beveled top edge with single Nakago-ana (mounting holes) in unsigned Nakago (tang) and non-visible Hamon (temper line). The blade appears to have quite a bit of age. H... > Item Details
* Colt Lawman Revolver,
Lot # 1004 - * Colt Lawman Revolver,
.357 magnum caliber, 2" barrel, serial number L27217. Blue finish and wood grips. > Item Details
Remington Rolling Block Single-Shot Pistol,
Lot # 1030 - Remington Rolling Block Single-Shot Pistol,
.22 caliber, 8" barrel, patent markings on left side of frame. Walnut grips and forearm. > Item Details
* Smith & Wesson Model 17-4 Revolver,
Lot # 1042 - * Smith & Wesson Model 17-4 Revolver,
.22 LR caliber, 8.375" barrel, serial number 248K181. Blue finish, wood target grips, target trigger and hammer. > Item Details
French Bearskin  Artillery Busby with White Feather Plume in Original Tin,
Lot # 439 - French Bearskin Artillery Busby with White Feather Plume in Original Tin,
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* Colt Single-Action Army Revolver,
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* Erfurt 1918 German P08 Luger,
Harrington & Richardson Revolver in Original Box,
Lot # 968 - Harrington & Richardson Revolver in Original Box,
.32 caliber, 2" octagonal barrel, serial number 205004. Marked on top of frame Young American, H&R Safety Hammer. Nickel finish, blued triggerguard and case colored hammer. Hard rubber grips. In original cardboard box with labels on the ends of box. > Item Details
Pair of Western Spurs,
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4" x 6" steel spurs, leather with steel rivets. > Item Details
J. Lowe Sheffield Bowie Knife,
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New York Infantry National Guard Tunic with Trousers,
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