Brass and Steel Drilling Frame
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
- Date / Time :
- May 01, 2010 10:00AM
Brass and Steel Drilling Frame, Switzerland, 19th century, with ornamentally turned adjusting screws, the frame attaches to a wheel cutting engine for use as a drill, ht. 5, wd. 6 1/2 in.
Note: Crom #2 has an in-depth chapter on wheel cutting, and mentions that wheel cutting engines were often adapted for additional uses (pp. 625-667).