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Lever Escapement Model by S.G. Luvis

Auction:
2502
Lot:
329
Sold for:
$652$550

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

Description:

Lever Escapement Model by S.G. Luvis, 1910, the Masonite case supports the brass and steel model marked with maker's name on top plate with escape wheel and pallets under one bridge and the 3 1/4 in. two arm brass balance wheel with coiled hair spring, regulator and cap jewel under another, both bridges with turned brass pillars and powered by a simple two wheel, spring powered movement mounted on the underside, 7 in. square.
Estimate $500-800

Operating, but movement and escapement need cleaning.

Keywords

steel model, Balance wheel, Clocks, Escapements, Horology, Lever escapement, Movement