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Great Mastodon. Full skeleton.
Husbandry: Seven models of improved ploughs.
SOLD. Dendera: Temple of Hathor. Egyptian Zodiac from the ceiling of a shrine dedicated to the god Osiris in the temple of Hathor at Dendera. Renowned as the only complete map of an ancient sky.
Plubum sulphatum crystallizatum. Crystalilized Sulphate of Lead from Anglesea.
Sound and Hearing (1-6), Ear (7), Musical Sounds (8-9), Musical Instruments (10-20). With Key.
Extention, Impenetrability, Divisibility, Porosity, Inertia, Cohesion, Gravity (1-16), Gravity (17-26), Pendulum (27-30), Forces (31-37), Laws of Motion (38-39). With Key.
Long Distance transport via Pipelines. No 2.
Quartzum var. aggregatum. Quartzose Pudding Stone from Hertfordshire and Essex.
Tropical Zone: Educational chart showing the flora, fauna, and inhabitants of a tropical environment.
Infographic illustration of areas of geological interest.
Mechanical properties of Air (2-4), Laws of Air (5-7), Barometer (8-9, 1), Air Pump 10-11) Air Condenser (12-14), Air Ballon (15), Diving Ball (16) With key.
Distillation: Double Apparatus of distillation.
Orville Wright experimenting with flight.
Anoplotherium. Lateral skeletal view of the Llama-like animal with details of the jaw.
Comparative view of buildings by height including the Pyramid of Cheops, St Peters, St Pauls with key. Framed.
Armillary sphere (used to simulate the orbits of the heavenly bodies): With, a Terrestrial globe, and a Celestial globe.
Barytes sulphata. Sulphate of barytes from Surrey.
Dirigible balloon ‘Patrie’. Diagram of parts with explanation in French.
Hydraulics (1-2), Pumps and Machines (3-16) Hydrostatic Press (19), Specific Gravity (20-22) Hydrometres (23-25). With Key.
Cuprum subsulphureum. Vitreous copper ore from Cornwall.
Mastadon Giganticus: Lateral skeletal view of the prehistoric elephant.
Windmill: Common windmill, windmill sails, Horizontal windmill and Rostill’s family mill and boiler.
Cuprum hyperoxygenizatume. Hydrate of Copper from the Daleshead mine, Cumberland.
Bristol Brabazon: View of the plane under construction with a half scale model as comparison. After Roland Davies.
Refining and Distilling Plant. No 3.
Distillation Stills: Flat Scotch, Danish, Rectifying, and portable still for compound waters.
Scientific Instruments: Hadley’s Sextant with Adam’s quadrant, Bird’s Quadrant and Mural Telescope Quadrant.
Allegory with Therra Goddess of the Earth and Tethys Goddess of the Sea, dividing the globe into Europe, Asia, Africa and America.
Nature in Descending Regions: Comparative chart of the World’s oceans and the different species that live within them.
Container ship in front of a refinery. No 4.
Geographical Definitions: Educational chart illustrating different geographical definitions across the world.
Lead. Native lead 1-6, 8, German lead 7, Saxon lead 9, Napolitan lead 10, 11, Lorraine lead 12, Engraved by John Pass.
Ferrum phosphatum. Iron phosphate and Iron carbonate from Huel Kine, Cornwall.
Finished Petrol pumped at the Station. No 6.
Moon: Gemini 9 launch photograph signed by NASA astronaut and commander of Gemini 9, Tom Stafford. Framed.
Scientific Instruments: Burning glasses and Burrough’s machine.
Nickel, Calamine, Bismuth, Antinomy, Arsenic, Regulus and Wolfram. Engraved by John Pass.
‘Galvanic Electricity’: Sir William Robert Grove QC, a pioneer of fuel cell technology. SPY.
Telescope: Sir William Herschel’s Grand Reflecting Telescope.
Atlantic Type Engine: North British Railway.
Uranium oxygenizatum. Oxide of Uranium frm the Tolcairn mine, Cornwall.
Diagrams of Dirigible aerostats or steerable balloons.
Crampton’s Locomotive Engine.
Copper from Hungary1, 2, Cornwall 3, 4, 5, Japan 6, Hepatic copper 7, Black vitrreous ore 8, Bue copper 9 Malachite 10 Copper in quartz 11, Copper pyrites 12, Yellow copper C fulvum
Calx carbonata. Crystallized lime carbonate from Matlock, Cornwall.
Allegory with Archimedes surrounded by pupils with one drawing proportionally the sphere to cylindar. Right are Screw and Wedge, above the Balance, system of pulleys,. To the left a globe, hydrostatical bellows, and Archimede’s screw or pump, the inclined plane with a crane at back.
Fluor. Five examples of Fluor from the Poldice mine in Gwenaap. Engraved by John Pass.
Plesiosaurus. Fossil remains with details of skull
Cuprum sulphureum. Blistered sulphuret of Copper from the Cook’s Kitchen mine, Cornwall.
Ballooning: Balloons and the methods of constructing and filling with instruments for accelerating and braking.
Victorian educational chart showing the comparative heights of mountains around the world.
Geography: Copernican and Ptolemaic armillary spheres with terrestrial and celestial globes on matching stands with compasses.
Phenomena of the Atmosphere: With key to 24 types.
Carbo oxygenizatus. Oxygenized Carbon from Denbigh.
Nature in Ascending Regions: Comparative chart of the mountains, volcanoes and accomplished summits across the world.
Allegory of Prismatical colour as seven women. Generative and primitive elements wear a crown and mantle, with ray of yellow red or blue only, the other figures composites. Each holding a flower of their colour: jonquil – yellow, gren bough – vert, marigold – orange, blue bell – blue, corn poppy – red, blue bottle – indigo and a violet. Optical instruments in the corner and above in Hebrew ‘God said let there be Light, and there was Light’.
Red stillbite or zeolite from Hall Hill, Scotland.
Oxford Astronomical Observatory: Interior with globe, telescopes and other scientific instruments.
Ballooning: Montgolfier, Blanchard, Charles & Roberts and Lunardis balloons: With view over Chester from a balloon.
Temperate Zone: Educational chart showing the environment and townscapes of a temperate zone.
Characters of the Ten Elements and Twelve Celestial Signs: Combined in the luni-solar calendar of sixty years.
Modern Express Engine. London and North-Western Railway.
Lunar Corona: Terra Nova Expedition 1910-13.
Oil Wells on the Beach. No 1.
Arctic Zone: Educational chart showing the frigid mountainous environment, animals and inhabitants of polar regions.
Pterodactylus. Lateral skeletal view with details of skull.
Comparative chart of the earth’s geology.
Carbo Bitumen. Viscous Bitumen from Castletown, Isle of Man.
Megatherium. Lateral skeletal view of the prehistoric elephant-sized sloth.
Allegory with a Philospher on a Sand-bath furnance performing chemical analysis whilst a student melts a diamond with the suns rays through a lens, with Chemistry with a coronet on her head and a globe in hand.
Stereographic Projection with Churchman’s New Projection for Mountainous Countries: Diagrams illustrating the use of contour lines to map elevation and underwater depths.
Hydostatics: Pressure and equilibrium of liquids.
Cuprum phosphatum. Copper phosphate from Cornwall
Paraselene (Mock Moon): Terra Nova Expedition 1910-13.
Vertical distribution of climate of different mountains, and snow at different altitudes.
Silex steatites. Red and green serpentine from Lizard point, Cornwall.
Projection of Globes and Maps: Diagrams illustrating the mathematics behind various map projections used to convert a spherical globe into a flat map.
Filling and Expediting of Barrels. No 5.
Phenomena of the Earth: Four diagrams illustrating the theories of seasons, the day-night cycle, and solar time (sundials).
Allegory with the Goddess of Minerology seated on a throne with gryphons, guardias of tresure attended by Cybele (Earth) and Vulcan (Fire), with Apollo (Gold and Topaz), Diana (Silver and Selenites) Saturn (Diamond) Jyupiter (Tin and Saphire), Mars Iron and Ruby), Mercury (Quicksilver and Ametyst) and Venus (Copper and Emerald) Gnomes classify in the foreground with scales and sceptre of touchstone.
Waterfalls, Islands, Lakes, Rivers and Mountains in the Western Hemisphere: An infographic chart of natural features of the western hemisphere.
Scientific Instruments: Planeterium Tellurium and Lunarium with Rowley’s Orrery.
Machine Age: View of the Industrial Metropolis. World’s Fair.
Tin. Spathose Tin 1,2, Wood Tin from Cornwall 3-7. Tooth Tin 8-11, Saxon Tin 12, Garnet Tin 13,, 14, Tin in shorl 15, Crystalised Tin 16, 17. Engraved by John Pass.
Allegory of Urania with an Astrolobe and Scroll with Architecture attended by Reason carrying Pallas’s shield and Mercury’s caduceus.