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Brass and Steel Fusee Engine

Auction:
2502
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$1,659$1,400

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

Description:

Brass and Steel Fusee Engine, England, c. 1850, the hand-powered engine on three tapering iron legs, the cutter assembly and adjustments on a dovetail slide, ht. 5, lg. 11 1/2, wd. 9 in.

Note: This engine is discussed in Crom #2, p. 470, figure 929.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

United Kingdom, Brass instrument, Clocks, Plane, Time, Watches