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Simon Willard and His Clocks

Auction:
2502
Lot:
364
Sold for:
$385$325

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

Description:

Simon Willard and His Clocks, Willard, John Ware, 1911, 133pp., numerous plates, some colored, no. 326 of a limited edition of five hundred copies written by the great grandson of Simon Willard, in the original binding and embossed in gold on the cover with title and a 'patent timepiece'.

Note: Long considered an early source of biographical information on the Willards and their apprentices, this first edition has been reproduced in many formats since initially published.
Estimate $200-400

Keywords

Simon Willard, John Ware, Clock, Clockmakers, Clocks, Horology, Measurement, Simon Willard clocks, Time, Willard, Willard Brothers