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Brass and Steel Wheel Cutting Engine

Auction:
2502
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$1,541$1,300

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

Description:

Brass and Steel Wheel Cutting Engine, Leopoldis Andony Millogg, Austria, c. 1712, the vice-held hand-powered engine with 9 1/4 in. dividing plate having thirty divisions numbered 48-150 and further numbered with factors such as 7, 12, and 13, inscribed Leopoldis Andony Millogg 1712, pivoted cutter frame and crank with turned wooden handle, lg. 11 1/2 in.

Note: Crom #2, makes reference to this engine on p. 625; Crom #1 discusses German wheel-cutting engines in general on pp. 41-49
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Keywords

Leopoldis Andony Millogg, Austria, Crank, Engine