Brass Wheel Cutting Engine
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
- Date / Time :
- May 01, 2010 10:00AM
Brass Wheel Cutting Engine, France, 18th century, the free-standing belt driven engine on four curving legs supporting the 7 1/2 in. dividing plate with twenty one dividing rings numbered 11-120, the pivoting cutter locks with an elaborate thumbscrew and is further mounted to a horizontal dovetail slide, lg. 11, ht. 5 1/4 in.
Note: Crom #2 covers wheel-cutting engines on pp. 625-667.