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Spotting or Damascening Engine

Auction:
2502
Lot:
270
Sold for:
$3,792$3,200

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

Description:

Spotting or Damascening Engine, English, late 19th century, iron frame and brass work holder with geared adjustment in two directions and overhead drive for polishing head with worm gear adjustment.

Note: This machine is illustrated and discussed in Crom #2, page 540, plate 1068.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

polishing head, Brass instrument, Gears