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Terryville Manufacturing Company Torsion Candlestick Timepiece

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
20
Unsold
 

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

Description:

Terryville Manufacturing Company Torsion Candlestick Timepiece, Terryville, Connecticut, c. 1855, with 2 3/4-in. paper on zinc dial marked Terryville Mfg. Co., Terryville, Conn., thirty-hour timepiece with four-arm balance wheel, hairspring, and regulator below the movement, cobalt glass pedestal and glass dome, ht. 10 in.

Provenance: Terry and Karen Brotherton.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

No brass plate over mainspring. Pallet arbor and pallets missing. Minor imperfections to pedestal.


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Keywords

Connecticut, Terryville, Terryville Mfg., Karen Brotherton, Terry Brotherton