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Salmoiraghi tacheometer
1633607576Code 6898 Salmoiraghi tacheometerLa Filotecnica Ing A. Salmoiraghi Milan Centesimal tacheometer 133 b normal N. 55858 Catasto Italiano model of the second half of the 19th century, of burnished brass, complete with original oak wood box with brass corner reinforcements and complete with lock with original key containing tripod base, plumb line and other accessories. It is a scientific instrument used in terrestrial observations for the measurement of horizontal and vertical angles. The instrument consists of a three-spoke base with adjustment screws, a telescope, vertical circle and graduated horizontal circle, four microscopes for reading the circles, double level, English-style tripod connection. Box size 20.5x20.5 cm - 8x8 inches, height 60.5 cm - 23.8 inches, instrument height 35 cm - 13.77 inches.
Code 6898
Salmoiraghi tacheometer
Italy
Second half of the 1800s
Cm 20.5x20.5x60.5
EUR 2800.00
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Topographic level
1623161570Code 6984 Topographic levelTelescope topographic level of brass, it is an instrument consisting of a telescope fixed parallel to the level, three-spoke base with adjustment screws. English manufacture from the second half of the 19th century, in excellent condition. Length 32 cm - 12.59 inches, base width 17 cm - 6.69 inches, height 21 cm - 8.26 inches.
Code 6984
Topographic level
United Kingdom
Second half of the 1800s
Cm 32x17x21
EUR 1000.00
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Antique level
1621502546Code 6968 Antique levelRare topographic level with telescope or simple theodolite of brass with original patina, signed Pasquale Cittelli Milan n. 353, first decade of the 19th century, in good condition and complete with original walnut box, with brass hinges and closing hooks. On the inside lid of the box, two labels give indications on how to use the instrument. Good condition, original patina, fully functional. Box size 33.5x22.5x8.5 cm - 13.18x8.85x3.34 inches.
Code 6968
Antique level
Italy-Milan
Early 1800s
Cm 33.5x22.5x8.5 box
EUR 1500.00
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Zeiss theodolite
1615817286Code 6921 Zeiss theodoliteTheodolite n. 17965, D.R.P. Carl Zeiss Jena D.R.G.M. 1920s, light gray and black painted brass, internal horizontal and vertical circle with microscope readings, rack and pinion focusing. State of conservation: very good, some signs of use and fully functional. Height 30 cm - 11.8 inches, telescope length 23.5 cm - 9.25 inches, base diameter 14 cm - 5.5 inches.
Code 6921
Zeiss theodolite
Germany
1920s
Cm 23.5x30
EUR 1800.00
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Topographic level
1614951069Code 6887 Topographic levelTopographic level signed W.F Stanley of burnished brass, from the second half of the 19th century. In excellent condition and complete with original mahogany box with brass hinges and closing hooks. The instrument consists of a telescope, two orthogonal levels, a compass complete with a goniometric circle with the function of a horizontal circle and base for attachment to the stand with four adjustment screws. Inside the lid of the mahogany box there are two labels: one yellow with the name and address of the manufacturer, the other, also by Stanley, has the date 3.3.1911 of a repair. Box size 45x14.3x13 cm - 17.7x5.6x5.11 inches, level length 32 cm - 12.59 inches, height with base 16.5 cm - 6.49 inches.
Code 6887
Topographic level
United Kingdom
Second half of the 1800s
Cm 45x14.3x13 box
EUR 1000.00
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Land-surveyor squaring
1626092694Code 6985 Land-surveyor squaringLand-surveyor squaring of brass, Italian manufacture, from the second half of the 19th century, complete with original walnut box. It is a topographic instrument consisting of a cylindrical brass box, on which eight sights are practiced, which are used to trace alignments at 45 ° or multiples of 45 °. The graduated square is used for the detection or formation on the ground of alignments at any angle. It consists of two coaxial metal cylinders of which the one below is fixed and is provided, on the upper edge, with a centesimal graduation; the upper cylinder, also called alidade, rotates around a vertical axis. The alidade is equipped with four sights or slots and on the lower edge it is equipped with a reading vernier which represents the indicator in the readings of the graduation of the fixed part. Box size 11x19 h 11 cm - 4.33x7.48 h 4.33 inches.
Code 6985
Land-surveyor squaring
Italy
Second half of the 1800s
Cm 11x19x11
EUR 350.00
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Mirror galvanometer
2812015103326734Code A45 Mirror galvanometerVertical mirror galvanometer, English manufacture of the mid-XIX century, oak and glass, three adjustable screws at the base for leveling. Tool constituted by a magnet bar movable inside a coil and connected to a needle. In the absence of current the needle is positioned vertically while when the coil is crossed by the current it creates a magnetic field that moves the needle. This type of galvanometer was used for measurement of insulation of telegraph cables. Very good condition. Dimensions: height 29 cm - 11.41 inches, width 13 cm - 5.11 inches, depth cm 7 - inches 2.75.
Code A45
Mirror galvanometer
United Kingdom
Mid-1800s
Cm 13x7x29
EUR 300.00
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Coil galvanometer
1528458094Code A105 Coil galvanometerMoving coil brass galvanometer with 3-screw base, instrument signed Philip Harris Ltd Birmigham England n. 19402, made in the early '900, a tool used as a detector of direct current and of very weak intensities. Very good condition. Height 24 cm - 9.44 inches, base diameter cm 15 - inches 5.9.
Code A105
Coil galvanometer
United Kingdom
Early 1900s
Cm 15x15x24
EUR 600.00
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Induction coil by Du Bois
1528290211Code A90 Induction coil by Du BoisInduction coil by Du Bois Reymond, also known as Sled of the Du Bois Reymond system designed around 1870 during electrophysiology studies by Emil Du Boid Reymond (1818-1896) known German physiologist. German manufacture of the end of 1800s. There are two coils, a fixed one and a larger mobile one, that runs on the small coil by means of a rack sled with a graduated scale. The current is maximum when the moving coil is completely overlapped to the small one and decreases as far as it is. By connecting a galvanometer it is possible to verify the variation of the current. Good condition. Length 40 cm - 15.74 inches, width 14.5 cm - 5.7 inches, height 13 cm - 5.11 inches.
Code A90
Induction coil by Du Bois
Germany
Late 1800s
Cm 40x14.5x13
EUR 450.00
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Herschel actinometer
1524140282Code A46 Herschel actinometerHerschel actinometer, 1930's, wood and brass, signed Griffin & Tatlock ltd London. It is an instrument invented in 1825 by John Herschel and used for the measurement of the solar heat. Very good condition. Cm 40x4x16 - inches 15.74x1.57x6.29.
Code A46
Herschel actinometer
United Kingdom
1930s
Cm 40x4x16
EUR 350.00
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Seismograph
1437477072Code A114 SeismographSeismograph by Cambridge Instrument Co. Ltd London and Cambridge C 548334, 1930's. Complete with accessories, camera with plates and a dark room for data logging. Placed in an oak box, 29x26x43 cm - 11.41x10.23x16.92 inches. Good condition.
Code A114
Seismograph
United Kingdom
1930s
Cm 29x26x43
EUR 750.00
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Antique colorimeter
1580725601Code 61058 Antique colorimeterColorimeter signed F. Hellige & Co Freiburg i. B. Germany made in the early 1900s. Very good working condition. Height 34.5 cm - 13.58 inches, width 11.5 cm - 4.52 inches, depth 18 cm - 7 inches.
Code 61058
Antique colorimeter
Germany
Early 1900s
Cm 11.5x18x34.5
EUR 350.00
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Lippich polarimeter
193201518257734Code A35 Lippich polarimeterLippich polarimeter with polarizer with triple field made at the end of 1800s signed Societé Genevoise pour la construction d’instruments de physique Genève, brass and black metal. It is an optical instrument of analysis used to determine the concentration of sucrose and glucose in raw materials and sugary food. Length 98 cm - 38.58 inches, height 39 cm - 15.35 inches. Good condition.
Code A35
Lippich polarimeter
Switzerland
Late 1800s
Cm 98x39
EUR 2000.00
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Vintage polarimeter
1590508801Code 579A9 Vintage polarimeterWooden and brass polarimeter with cast iron tripod base from the late 1800s. It is an instrument used to determine the concentration of sucrose and glucose in raw materials and sugar-based food products. Very good condition and in perfect working order. Measures cm 50x20 h 50 - inches 19.68x7.87 h 19.68.
Code 579A9
Vintage polarimeter
United Kingdom
Late 1800s
Cm 50x20x50
EUR 500.00
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Polarimeter 1920
1531395452Code A150 Polarimeter 1920Refractor polarimeter made of painted brass with cast iron tripod base by Steindorff & Co Berlin D.R.P. Germany, 1920s. It is an instrument used to determine the concentration of sucrose and glucose in raw materials and food products based on sugar. Excellent condition fully functional. Cm 36x18 h 22 - inches 14.17x7 h 8.66.
Code A150
Polarimeter 1920
Germany
1920s
Cm 36x18x22
EUR 350.00
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Ferrero strain gauge
1620917651Code 6971 Ferrero strain gaugeDouble strain gauge signed Brevetti F.lli Ingg. Ferrero Savona n.384583 mod E74 - S3, circa 1930, in its original box complete with accessories and magnifying glass. It is an instrument used to measure the variations in length that occur between two points of the flat face of a solid 20 centimeters apart, used in the past to test building or industrial constructions. In excellent condition, fully functional, complete with instruction booklet for use. Box size 27.8x22x8 cm - 10.9x8.66x3.14 inches.
Code 6971
Ferrero strain gauge
Italy
1930s
Cm 27.8x22x8 box
EUR 450.00
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Wooden scoreboard
1551264850Code 60789 Wooden scoreboardWooden scoreboard of the second half of the 1800s for the Bezique card game, French manufacture. The scoreboard has the inscription BEZIQUE. The different wooden tabs can be lifted to mark units, tens, hundreds, thousands, to facilitate counting in this way. Cm 7.2x14.2 - inches 2.83x5.59, very good condition.
Code 60789
Wooden scoreboard
France
Second half of the 1800s
Cm 7.2x14.2
EUR 300.00
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Old abaco
1476104142Code 5384 Old abacoOld abaco of oak wood, consisting of ten horizontal metal parallel rods fixed to the base on which are strung 10 balls free to slide in horizontal line. Each row of balls has a different color. The balls in the bottom row mean 1, while that of the second row mean 10, the third row mean 100 and so on. You start with the balls all arranged on the left side and to make additions you move the balls on the right side. Italian manufacture of the early 1900. Very good condition. Measures 70x42 cm - 27.55x16.53 inches, height 155 cm - inches 61.
Code 5384
Old abaco
Italy
Early 1900s
Cm 70x42x155
EUR 1000.00
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Square used by carpenters
1533825098Code 6078 Square used by carpentersDecorated wooden square used by carpenters. Italian manufacture of the mid-nineteenth century Good condition. Cm 63x1.5x44.5 - inches 24.8x0.59x17.5.
Code 6078
Square used by carpenters
Italy
Mid-1800s
Cm 63x1.5x44.5
EUR 350.00
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Antique level
1550579917Code 6344 Antique levelLarge water level made of wood, brass and glass manufactured in the second half of the nineteenth century. Excellent condition fully functional. Length 35.5 cm - 13.97 inches, width 4 cm - 1.57 inches, height 3.2 cm - 1.25 inches.
Code 6344
Antique level
United Kingdom
Second half of the 1800s
Cm 35.5x4x3.2
EUR 350.00
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Architecture game
1551349891Code 5095 Architecture gameParticular architecture game constructions with 56 colored stones inside a wooden box made in the laboratory of Dr. Richter Rudolstadt Thüringe in the late nineteenth century. The box is complete with assembly instructions. Measures box 27x17x4.8 cm (h).
Code 5095
Architecture game
Germany
Second half of the 1800s
Cm 27x17x4.8
EUR 500.00
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Geometric solids
1635515734Code 6113B Geometric solidsBox containing 6 dismounplate geometric solids of oak wood, height 20 cm, in their original wooden box complete with illustrative leaflet for calculating surfaces and volumes. Made for educational purposes for schools by Antonio Vallardi publisher in 1963. Box cm 24x40 h 12 cm - 9.44x15.74 h 4.72 inches.
Code 6113B
Geometric solids
Italy
1963
Cm 24x40x12
EUR 450.00
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Antique Metronome
1699125905Code 7623 Antique MetronomeMetronome system Johan Maelzel (1772-1838) from the early 1900s. It is an instrument used to measure the tempo of music, the sound of the pendulum accurately signals the speed of execution. The instrument consists of a pendulum with a counterweight that works with a clockwork mechanism with toothed wheels moved by a spring. The rod placed on the front equipped with a counterweight is activated by the clockwork mechanism which with its oscillations marks the passage of time. The instrument is housed in a wooden pyramid-shaped box which on the front bears a brass plaque and the name of the inventor, the Austrian physicist Maelezel. Among the first to use this type of instrument was Ludwing van Beethoven. Good condition works for a short time. Measurements 11x11x23 cm – 4.4x4.4x9 inches.
Code 7623
Antique Metronome
French
1900s
Cm 11x11x23
EUR 400.00
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Reduction Compass
1646927332Code 7232 Reduction CompassCross-legged reduction compass, of chrome plated brass and steel, English manufacture from the end of the 19th century. Fixed or mobile center, whose opposite points form simple relationships of 1: 2, 1: 3 or other. It is used to enlarge or reduce a drawing; it is equipped with two arms each with a slot, in which a movable pin held by a screw slides. The points are inserted in both ends of the arms: if the pin is placed in the position of the scale of the lines marked with the number 3, this means that the points of the compass are widened in the ratio of 1 to 3. Good contidition. Measure cm 20 x 1,6x 1. Inches 7.8x0.65x0.5
Code 7232
Reduction Compass
England
1890s
Cm 20 x 1,6x 1
EUR 350.00
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14 Geometric Solids
1652179914Code 61122 14 Geometric SolidsBox containing 14 dismounplate geometric solids of oak wood, height 12 cm, inch 4.75 in their original wooden box complete with illustrative leaflet for calculating surfaces and volumes. Made for educational purposes for schools by Antonio Vallardi publisher in 1963. Box 28x36 h 10 cm, inches 11 x 14 h 4.
Code 61122
14 Geometric Solids
Italy
1960s
Cm Height 12
EUR 800.00
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Geometric Solid
1653400368Code 61123 Geometric SolidBox containing 14 dismounplate geometric solids of oak wood, height 20 cm, inch 8 in their original wooden box complete with illustrative leaflet for calculating surfaces and volumes. Made for educational purposes for schools by Antonio Vallardi publisher in 1963. Box inches 11x14.2 h 4
Code 61123
Geometric Solid
Italy
1960s
Cm Box 28x36 h 10
EUR 1000.00
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Sand hourglass
1683910651Code 7586 Sand hourglassSand hourglass, brass container with circular base and tapered columns in the center and blown glass cruet. Duration 45 minutes. English manufacture of the early 1900s. Measures height 20 cm, diameter 11.5 cm – 7.9x4.5 inches.
Code 7586
Sand hourglass
United Kingdom
1890s
Cm 11,5x20
EUR 1200.00
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Barometric Altimeter
1701098783Code 7658 Barometric AltimeterBrass compensator barometric altimeter complete with magnifying glass signed J. Hicks Maker London from the early 1900s. Diameter 7 cm – 2.8 inches, thickness 3.2 cm – 1.3 inches. Good condition, fully functional.
Code 7658
Barometric Altimeter
England
1900s
Cm 7x3,2
EUR 750.00
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Sundial
1701685768Code 7764 SundialDiptych sundial in engraved boxwood with brass hinges, book-shaped, English manufacture, first decade of the 19th century. The clock is equipped with a compass for orientation inserted into the base with needle block and complete with eight-wind rose on paper and protractor circle. The gnomon is made up of a wire that is tensioned, according to the direction of the celestial axis, when the cover of the clock is opened. A label located on the inside of the lid contains instructions in English regarding the operation of the instrument. The hour dial is traced inside the lid, indicating the daylight hours. In excellent condition, in perfect working order. Measurements closed: cm 7.7x5.1x2-inches 3x2.1x1.6.
Code 7764
Sundial
England
Half XIX Century
Cm 7,7x5,1x2
EUR 1000.00
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