The businesses on this page deal in historic scientific instruments and sometimes medical and related antiques too. By advertising here they are immediately reaching an international audience who, by definition, have a real interest in such items.

If you are a dealer in a relevant subject and would like to advertise on this page please contact the Executive Officer, Peter Thomas This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . We offer competitive rates and, as noted above, a highly targeted audience with a strong international presence. Please note, however, that the Society reserves the right to decline advertisements that are not deemed to match the specialist nature of its activities, or for any other reason, at its sole discretion.

Antique Science and Technology Fair

Visit lots of scientific instrument dealers together on one day, twice a year in Central London.


The 2013 Fairs will be held on Sunday 28th April and Sunday 20th October, 10am to 3pm, at the Holiday Inn, Coram Street, London WC1N 1HT

The fair website is



Antique & Scientific Instruments UK

Graham Marsh (Tockholes, Lancashire)

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We buy, sell, repair, refurbish and research antique scientific instruments. Our stock usually includes Victorian or earlier microscopes, telescopes, barometers, barographs, theodolites, mining dials, surveying instruments, sextants, octants, calculators, medical and electrical antiques. We can take most forms of payment, including credit cards, and we will pack, insure and ship to virtually all international destinations.

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Antique Instruments of the Professions and Sciences. Click here to view flyer

Lynn Harding opened her shop in Ojai, California, in the early 1980s. She services a wide range of international clients looking for artifacts for display in office, home, store, museum, trade show and movie industry. Feel free to contact her with your needs.


Charles Miller Ltd

Maritime Models, Instruments and Art (Olympia, London)

Contact us to sell or bid on scientific and maritime antiques.

Jonathan Potter Ltd

Antique Map Specialists (London)

Founded over thirty years ago, Jonathan Potter Ltd is one of the world’s leading antique map specialists. We boast a fine retail gallery with one of the largest selections of rare and decorative antique maps in London’s famous West End. The company enjoys a reputation based on friendly service, expertise and the range and quality of the stock. We welcome enquiries from potential and established collectors, curators and dealers, and those looking for a single decorative piece, gift, or presentation item. So if there is anything that we can help you with please do not hesitate to contact us. 

Rogers Turner Books

Scientific and Antiquarian Books Click here to view the full flyer

Catalogues available:
151  Chronology, time and the calendar
152  History & Philosophy of Science, Medecine and Technology
155  Books, ancient & modern concerning the Apparatus of Science and its Use
159  Dialling and Scientific Instruments
162  By Hand: manuscripts, Letters, Documents

In preparation (as of Oct, 2012):
164  Sciences, technology, instruments: modern studies
165  Science & Technology before 1800




Early Scientific and Medical Instruments (Hastings-on-Hudson, New York)

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David and Yola Coffeen present TESSERACT catalogue 96, containing many fine early instruments.  Included are a rare electromagnetic terrella, some extraordinary drawing instruments, a French sector opening to a full one-meter long, an elegant parallel rule by Jeremiah Watkins, a fine pocket analemmatic sundial, an uncommon circular slide rule by Fraser of London, and the James Watt portable copying machine, with significant provenance, illustrated above. Additional items are available on our website:



Antique Scientific Instruments & Early Technology for discerning collectors. currently has 60 participating specialist dealers. Around 3,000 science and technology antiques are offered for sale at any one time, with new items listed every day. Fleaglass Ltd also offers a service to individuals and institutions wishing  to sell single items or entire collections on a commission basis 

The fair website is




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