Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

No. 1 Regulator by E. Howard

Auction:
2502
Lot:
612
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

No. 1 Regulator by E. Howard, Boston, Massachusetts, circa 1860, cherry and birch swell bottom case with 12-in. dia. painted zinc dial with Roman numerals and marked Howard & Davis Boston., reverse-painted glasses in red, gold and black enclosed within half round frames, trapezoidal-shaped eight-day timepiece movement stamped on front plate E. Howard & Co., Bostonwith dead-beat escapement, Geneva stop, maintaining power, cast iron weight cast "1", gilt wooden pendulum rod and damascened bob, ht. 50 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Dial cleaned, slight touch up and relined, glasses repainted, lacking grain-painted finish.

Keywords

Davis Boston, E. Howard & Co., Massachusetts, Clock, Horology, Movement, Pendulum, Time