You haven't verified your email address yet

Passer box and microscope - Brass

Lot reference 29330893

Valid bid!

In order to place your bid, you'll only need to sign in or create a free account.

Already registered?

Waiting for extension Lot closed Open for bids in Lot closes in: Offer expires in:

Your bid Current bid $89
Reserve price not met
Next minimum bid $95
Location: France
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
Shipping to United States: $42.37

No bids placed.

$89 Bidder 0476
04-12-2019 20:31:05
$83 Bidder 9563
04-12-2019 20:31:05
$81 Bidder 9563
04-12-2019 20:05:23
$75 Bidder 0476
04-12-2019 19:08:17
$74 Bidder 4753
04-12-2019 19:08:17
$68 Bidder 0476
04-12-2019 19:07:57
$62 Bidder 4753
04-12-2019 19:07:57

France - Approx. 1900

Object: Passer box and microscope
Material: Brass
Estimated Period: Approx. 1900
Country of Origin: France
Condition: Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions: 5×23.5×13.5 cm
Weight: 1093 g

Rosewood veneered compass box with various brass and wrought iron accessories. Includes key and a working lock. A field microscope in a walnut box.

Height microscope: approx. 14 cm. Total weight of both: 1,093 grams

In good condition. The rosewood box has minor damage and the accessories are missing some parts. There is some corrosion and staining visible. The microscope has some the box has a stain on the inside. See photos for a good impression; they are part of the description.

This lot will be shipped by registered mail.

Fr Surmelin  

Catawiki member since August 4, 2019, received 8 reviews in total (8 in last 12 months)

Feedback score: 100% (8 reviews)
(last 12 months)
  • Non is insidie the key in pictures is there kann you send

    gilmozzi53 November 28, 2019

  • Artikel wie beschrieben. Ein wundervolles Stück Geschichte. Wurde auch gleich nach Zahlungseingang zur Auslieferung gebracht. Ich konnte durch die Tracking Nr. jederzeit das Paket verfolgen... Top!

    user-f9e7616 October 9, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Very well packed and forwarded (crash free), good description as photos. Thanks, for all the best, Pieter
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    PINOS1957 October 3, 2019

  • Please note: some elements on this page have been translated automatically.
    Product zoals verwacht, snel verstuurd en top verpakt. Zeer goed!
    View translation Automatically translated. Turn off

    marcusdb October 2, 2019

  • Lovely dainty mirror - very pleased - thanks :-)

    lsi706 September 24, 2019


The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment.

Shipping costs are for mainland destinations only.
More information

Customs information

Any other costs or charges such as customs or import duties, customs clearance and handling may also apply during the shipment of your lot and will be charged to you by the involved party at a later stage if applicable.

Shipping costs

United States $42.37
Austria $20.36
Belgium $20.36
China $42.37
Denmark $20.36
France $13.76
Germany $20.36
Greece $20.36
Hong Kong, China $42.37
Ireland $20.36
Italy $20.36
Luxembourg $20.36
Netherlands $20.36
Norway $25.31
Poland $20.36
Portugal $20.36
Romania $20.36
Spain $20.36
Sweden $20.36
Switzerland $20.36
Taiwan $42.37
United Kingdom $20.36
Rest of Europe $25.31
Anywhere else $42.37

Save shipping costs

You can pick up this lot from the seller: VALLEES EN CHAMPAGNE (Aisne), France.

If you win more than one lot sold by the same seller in the same auction, your shipment will be combined. In this case, only the shipping costs of whichever lot has the highest shipping costs will be applied.

All of our auctions are subject to notarial supervision 

Payment options

Visa Mastercard Sepa_credit_transfer

Share this lot with your friends

We’re sorry, we're unable to accept your bid

Due to an outstanding payment, you currently cannot place any bids on Catawiki.

Once your payment has been processed, you will immediately be able to place your bids again as normal. Please note: If you decide to pay via bank transfer, your payment may take up to 2 working days to be processed. We therefore recommend using one of the direct payment methods available on our payment page.

Pay now

Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in