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Red plush photograph album
Continental album for Carte de visited and cabinet photographs. With red plush covers. Front cover has a metalwork motif of flowers, birds and shield with the monogram A.L.M. Inside cover is inscribed: Souvenir de Fritz et Hetig Schulze Elbing, le 18 Janvier 1897. With 14 pages for cabinet pictures and 18 for cdvs, with pictures (extracted) by photographers in Locle, Geneva, Yverdonm Basle, Chaux des fonds, Neuchatel. Album does not now contain any photographs.
BMW Isetta 300 Microcar, 1961. Reg No 27 CAC.
BMW Isetta 300 Microcar, 1961. Registration No. 27 CAC.
No 3A Graflex camera
No. 3A Graflex camera, 1910-1912. Single lens reflex camera for 122 rollfilm. 3 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches. Fitted with a Goerz Celor Dopp Anastigmat lens Series 1B, f/4.8-64, F;6 1/2 inch, Serial No 350511. Fabric focal plane shutter adjustable slit and tension. 24 speeds. 1/10-1/1000sec. Rack and pinion focusing. Reflex focusing screen. Deep folding hood. Sapre film compartments on either side of the body. Manufactured by Eastman Kodak Co, Folmer and Schwing Division; sold by Sands, Hunter and Co of 37 Bedford St, London. Overall (deployed): 340 mm x 275 mm x 280 mm.
Body-worn hearing aid, model 61, in carrying case
Body-worn hearing aid, model 61, in carrying case with original packaging, instructions and guarantee, received by Help the Aged for their Hearing Aid Appeal, manufactured by Fortiphone Ltd, London, 1955-1957
Japanese 'Ktamamura' photograph album
Large photograph album with black lacquered covers. The front is decorated with painting of a garden with figures - the faces and hand are inlaid with ivory. Rear cover has figures of insects and plants in gold. Has 25 leaves with 50 albumen prints 20 x 25cm in size. All hand coloured. Some have numbers and English titles. Show scenes of Japanese life. All pages are decorated with hand painted pictures complementing the subject of the photograph. Tissue interleaving sheets. Originally in padded protective case with is now incomplete. Covered in fabric with word : KTAMAMURA with figures and birds surrounding it.
Dental Treadle Drill used in Chiropody
Dental treadle drill, used in chiropody, with flexible cable arem, by S.S. White Dental Manufacturing Co., American, 1885-1920
Scientific Instruments & Research
Microscope lamp, made by Flatters & Garnett, Manchester.
Pair of decorated metal ear phones, in carrying ca
Pair of decorated metal ear phones, in carrying case, received by Help the Aged for their Hearing Aid Appeal, manufactured 1910-1920
Chiropodial engine, with flexible cable arm and handpiece, o
Chiropodial engine, with flexible cable arm and handpiece, on stand with castors, by C.J. Plunknett Ltd., English, 1950-1965
Electric Room Heater
An electric room heater, with Robertson radiant bulbs.
Medicated wound dressing
Nursing & Hospital Furnishings
Box of B.P.C. sterilised medium medicated wound dressing, by Boots Pure Drug Co. Ltd., Nottingham, 1930-1940
Behind ear hearing aid, model OL67-OTA74, with car
Behind ear hearing aid, model OL67-OTA74, with carrying case, marked "Government Property" as standard NHS issue, received by Help the Aged for their Hearing Aid Appeal, manufactured by Medresco, England, 1980-1990
Crystal model set illustrating Rome de l'Isle's Crystallographie
Alabaster crystal model set contained within four boxes with drawers, the boxes designed to look like books, unsigned, Europe 1783-1850. The 'volumes' spines are removable and each contain six drawers of model crystals, and the models are each numbered by hand.
Scientific Instruments & Research
Drum microscope, unsigned, with case and accessories.
folding darkroom lamp
Flat folding darkroom lamp with metal frame with red fabric, opening to 10 x 10 x17.5cm. With black panned metal top and bottom with light trapped ventilation and night light holder.
Polaroid One Step 600 camera
Polaroid One Step 600 camera with neck strap. Overall (standing): height 138 mm x width 125 mm x depth (including lanyard) 200 mm, 0.5 kg
Kodak Brownie Starmite II camera
Plastic box camera for 127 rollfilm 1 5/8 x 1 5/8"; two apertures; EV 13, 14; DV optical finder; built-in AG1 flashgun. With fabric neckstrap. Overall: 100 mm x 90 mm x 60 mm.
Body-worn hearing aid, "Princess" model, in carryi
Body-worn hearing aid, "Princess" model, in carrying case with accessories, received by Help the Aged for their Hearing Aid Appeal, manufactured by Ardente, London, 1955-1970
Body-worn hearing aid, model S10, in carrying case
Body-worn hearing aid, model S10, in carrying case, manufactured by Widex, Denmark, 1975-1985
Body-worn hearing aid, model P11/12, in carrying c
Body-worn hearing aid, model P11/12, in carrying case, with user's guide and other instructions, manufactured by Oticon International A/S, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1975-1985
Wratten K II yellow filter
5cm diameter cemented in a glass filter in leatherette covered plush lined rim for 5cm lens mounts. Wratten and Wainwright.
Battery driven 'Style Scope' microscope and needle
Battery driven 'Style Scope' microscope and needle sharpener, for checking and sharpening the needles used in the Insertion Tube, or Kanshino, method of acupuncture, with two additional sharpening heads, spare bulb and instructions, from the surgery of a British practitioner c.1996, manufactured by Nicca, Japanese, 1980-1985.
Body-worn hearing aid, model "2000" AX-PPII, in ca
Body-worn hearing aid, model "2000" AX-PPII, in carrying case, manufactured by Viennatone, Austria, 1970-1980
Wooden chair, with red fabric seat and back-rest,
Wooden chair, with red fabric seat and back-rest, Italian
12 X-ray film envelopes, two sizes, by Caplain St.
12 X-ray film envelopes, two sizes, by Caplain St.-Andre et Fils, Paris, 1901-1930
Bottle of Chlorodyne in leather case
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Glass bottle in leather case, containing Tabloid brand Chlorodyne (morphine and chloroform). 115 mm x 45 mm x 45 mm, 200g. A fabric bandage overs the stopper of the bottle, probably applied early in the bottle's history to stop leakage. By Burroughs Wellcome and Co., London, 1919-1933.
Medal with ribbon and pin, stylised portrait of Fl
Medal with ribbon and pin, stylised portrait of Florence Nightingale, for long service to Miss Alice Clark
Cane comb bound at top with fabric, Peruvian, 1830
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Cane comb bound at top with fabric, Peruvian, 1830-1920
Model of Wright (model B) passenger Biplane
Model of Wright (model B) passenger Biplane of 1911.
Wooden trimmer for bevelling boards, 10 1/2 inches cut. Wooden base with fabric faced "grip B bar" with the wing nut tightener. Separate triangular cutting blade with wooden handle. Patent 5897, 1916. Sole agents Merrett and Co. Ltd., Soho Square. c.1917
Murer plate camera
Collapsing camera for 2 1/4 x 1 5/8 inch plates. Fitted with a Murer anastigmat lens F:70mm f/5.5-25 with helical focusing mount. Fabric focal plane, optical frame finder and ground glass screen fitted. No.3358.
Contact printing box
Wooden box 11 x 9.5 x 10cm. With glass for negatives up to postcard size (9.5 x 14.5cm). Two MES lamp holders and provision for battery. Bulbs switched on when the hinged plush covered lid is closed. Small circular red window safelight. No makers possible homemade.
candle safe light lamp
Folding safelight. Red fabric square section tube, metal edged folding flat. Tin plate base with holder for night light. Lid with light trapped vent.
Magazine cine Kodak Eight camera and case
Magazine cine Kodak Eight camera (model 90) with original leather carrying case made by Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, New York, USA, serial no. 29666, model introduced in 1940
no.1 panoram kodak camera
No 1 Panoram Kodak camera, 1902-1903. Box camera for rollfilm 2 1/4 x 7 inches, size 105. Fitted with a meniscus lens in swivel mount, of fixed aperture. Focal plane slot on rear of lens mount. Two traverse speeds. Curved film guide. Brilliant reflecting finder and sighting lines on camera top. Spirit level. No 718 on wooden chassis, Serial No 2327 on lens flap. Owned and used by W F Baldry, father of the vendor. Overall (deployed): 120 mm x 186 mm x 165 mm.
Behind ear hearing aid, model 580 PC, in carrying
Behind ear hearing aid, model 580 PC, in carrying case with spare earmould, received by Help the Aged for their Hearing Aid Appeal, manufactured by Oticon International A/S, Denmark, 1980-1990
Body-worn hearing aid, model 168PP, in carrying ca
Body-worn hearing aid, model 168PP, in carrying case, received by Help the Aged for their Hearing Aid Appeal, manufactured by Siemens, Germany, 1980-1990
Body-worn hearing aid, "Ultra" model, in carrying
Body-worn hearing aid, "Ultra" model, in carrying case, received by Help the Aged for their Hearing Aid Appeal, manufactured by Siemens, Germany, 1960-1975
James Joule Commemorative Medal
Scientific Instruments & Research
Medal commemorating James Joule's discovery of the mechanical equivalent of heat made in around 1900.
Accurist 'Tinytime' Wrist-Watch, 2000
Quartz analogue wristwatch, by Accurist, used to teach children how to tell the time, with a 'tell the time' poster, 2000.
Leatherette carrying case for Sony portable television, 1962
The Donald Fleming Collection of North American television receivers: leatherette carrying case with power cable for Sony 5" 5-303W portable television receiver, 1962
Model of the T.S. 'Normandie'
Sea-level model, scale 1:100, of the tubine steamer 'Normandie' (1932), on plaster sea diorama, by Bassett-Lowke Limited, Northampton, Northamptonshire, England, 1932-1947
Dental Treadle Drill with Flexible Cable Arm and Handpiece
Dental treadle drill, with flexible cable arm and handpiece, by Dental Manufacuring Co. Ltd., English, 1900-1930
Brass steam spray, used with carbolic acid, used t
Brass steam spray, used with carbolic acid, used to create an antiseptic atmosphere, invented and used by Joseph Lister, 1860-1912, 27 Little Queen Street
Pachon oscillometer sphygmomanometer, by Boulitte,
Pachon oscillometer sphygmomanometer, by Boulitte, with arm cuff and instruction leaflet by Down Bros., all in black leather case, 15-21 rue Bobillot, Paris, France, c. 1940.