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Six Brass and Steel Watchmaker's Turns

Auction:
2502
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$178$150

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Six Brass and Steel Watchmaker's Turns, 18th/19th centuries, including three in the "Geneva" pattern and three English pattern turns,

Note: For descriptions of these types of tools, also called lathes, which are used for turning watch and small clock parts, see Crom #2, pp. 490-513.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Brass instrument, Clock, Horology, Lathes, Turning, Watch, Watchmaker, Woodturning