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Brass Watchmaker's Mandrel and Rounding-up Tool

Auction:
2502
Lot:
286
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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

Description:

Brass Watchmaker's Mandrel and Rounding-up Tool, Switzerland, c. 1875, the mandrel with 9-inch hand wheel and wooden handle, three jaw clamping headstock, cross slide with tool holder and steady rest all on a wooden stand, ht. 12 1/2, lg. 22 in., the rounding-up tool stamped R. Flume Berlin with 7 in. dia. hand wheel, cutting arbor and work holder all on a wooden cabinet with approximately twenty-four additional cutters, ht. 11 in.
Estimate $300-500

Light surface rust on steel components of both tools.

Keywords

steel components, Clamps, Lathes, Machine tools, Mandrel