Cameras, Scientific & Mechanical Musical Instruments
29 Oct 2013, starting at 13:00 GMT.

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LOTS
 of 146
  • Lot 41W
    A floor standing stereoscopic viewer, English, circa 1870,
    Sold for £812 (US$ 1,365) inc. premium

  • Lot 42W
    A Mutoscope pier head viewer, American, circa 1910,
    Sold for £937 (US$ 1,575) inc. premium

  • Lot 43
    Leica M2 and Leica M6 TTL Model, 1961 and 1999, (2)
    Sold for £875 (US$ 1,470) inc. premium

  • Lot 44
    Leica M3 and Leica M6, 1961 and 1984/5, (2)
    Sold for £562 (US$ 945) inc. premium

  • Lot 45
    Leica M3: Two cameras, 1960 and 1965, (2)
    Sold for £475 (US$ 798) inc. premium

  • Lot 46
    Leica M4-P: Two cameras, 1981 and 1984/5, (2)
    Sold for £812 (US$ 1,365) inc. premium

  • Lot 47
    Leica M4-2, 1980, (3)
    Sold for £350 (US$ 588) inc. premium

  • Lot 48
    A collection of photographic accessories
    Sold for £350 (US$ 588) inc. premium

  • Lot 49
    Leica: A collection of cameras and lenses including: Leica IIIg, (qty)
    Sold for £875 (US$ 1,470) inc. premium

  • Lot 49A
    A Leica IIIf, (qty)
    Sold for £687 (US$ 1,155) inc. premium

  • Lot 50
    An assortment of Leica accessories, (qty)
    Sold for £375 (US$ 630) inc. premium

  • Lot 51
    Leica accessories,
    Sold for £225 (US$ 378) inc. premium

  • Lot 52
    Leica: A collection of books, (5)
    Sold for £187 (US$ 315) inc. premium

  • Lot 53
    A collection of Leica camera accessories, (qty)
    Sold for £750 (US$ 1,260) inc. premium

  • Lot 54
    Leica M5, 1972,
    Sold for £250 (US$ 420) inc. premium

  • Lot 55
    A Marconi Magnetic Detector, English, early 20th century,
    Sold for £5,000 (US$ 8,404) inc. premium

  • Lot 56
    A Baird Televisor window display model, circa 1930,
    Sold for £750 (US$ 1,260) inc. premium

  • Lot 57
    An EMI related document entitled 'Write-Up On Television', 1930s,
    Sold for £937 (US$ 1,575) inc. premium

  • Lot 58
    A rare three-rotor German Enigma enciphering machine, 1944,
    Sold for £57,500 (US$ 96,647) inc. premium

  • Lot 59
    A M-209-B encryption machine, American, circa 1942,
    Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,941) inc. premium

  • Lot 60
    A complete trio Enigma machine rotor set, by Etel-Werk, 1943,
    £5,000 - 7,000
    US$ 8,400 - 12,000

  • Lot 61
    A rare McFarlane's calculating cylinder, Scottish, circa 1835,
    Sold for £937 (US$ 1,575) inc. premium

  • Lot 62
    A Curta calculator type II, (3)
    Sold for £687 (US$ 1,155) inc. premium

  • Lot 63
    An unusual gaming mechanism, Continental, late 18th century,
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

  • Lot 64
    Joseph Marie Charles Jacquard (1752-1834) - A fine woven silk 'A La Mémoire' portrait, dated 1839,
    £6,000 - 9,000
    US$ 10,000 - 15,000

  • Lot 65
    A rare three-rotor Enigma enciphering machine, German, circa 1940-41,
    Sold for £60,000 (US$ 100,849) inc. premium

  • Lot 66
    A gilt brass and mother-of-pearl perpetual calendar, Austrian/ German, 18th century,
    Sold for £1,375 (US$ 2,311) inc. premium

  • Lot 67
    A brass volvelle for determining the date of Easter, English, second quarter of the 18th century,
    Sold for £4,750 (US$ 7,983) inc. premium

  • Lot 68Y
    A brass, silver and ivory perpetual calendar and aide-memoire, German, circa 1700,
    Sold for £2,375 (US$ 3,991) inc. premium

  • Lot 69
    A gilt bronze calendar disc, German, dated 1694,
    Sold for £437 (US$ 735) inc. premium

  • Lot 70W
    A rare Newman Fortin-type exhibition quality scientific barometer, English, third quarter of the 19th century,
    £2,000 - 3,000
    US$ 3,400 - 5,000

  • Lot 71
    ALFRED NOBEL and NITROGLYCERENE. Collection relating to the Nobel prize and to Alfred Nobel's first company and the production of nitroglycerin
    £3,000 - 5,000
    US$ 5,000 - 8,400

  • Lot 72
    A brass and silver perpetual calendar, German, circa 1700,
    Sold for £1,500 (US$ 2,521) inc. premium

  • Lot 73
    A painted bone feng shui, Iuopan, 20th century,
    £300 - 400
    US$ 500 - 670

  • Lot 74Y
    A good set of brass Imperial Standard weights, by Bate of London, English, dated 1843,
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

  • Lot 75
    A good pair of Malby's 6-inch table globes, English, published 1847, (2)
    Sold for £11,500 (US$ 19,329) inc. premium

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