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S.B. Terry Wall Regulator

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
16
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 25, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

S.B. Terry Wall Regulator, Terryville, Connecticut, c. 1840, mahogany case with turned wood bezel over the 11-in. painted wood Roman numeral dial, wood panel lower door, unusual eight-day brass movement with square back plate, skeletonized circular front plate secured by tabs to the three pillars, powered by a lead weight and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 35 in.

Provenance: Terry and Karen Brotherton.

Literature: Illustrated in American Shelf and Wall Clocks, p. 213.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Dial numerals strengthened.


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Keywords

Terryville, Connecticut, Karen Brotherton, Terry