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Stained Birch Pinwheel Regulator Wall Clock

Auction:
3009T
Lot:
1006
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
Discovery - 3009T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 17, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Stained Birch Pinwheel Regulator Wall Clock, c. 1890, spindled gallery top over the full-length glazed door with attached brass plate marked Presented to the Rhode Island Hospital Trust Company in Memory of Mrs. Walter I. (Jan) Sundlund and Wally Sundlund Jr., 11-in. enamel roman numeral dial, eight-day time-only movement with pinwheel escapement, sweep center seconds, and maintaining power, powered by a brass-cased weight and regulated by a gridiron pendulum, ht. 76 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Gallery top in need of repair.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Wally Sundlund Jr., Walter I. (Jan) Sundlund, Birch Pinwheel, Clocks, Escapements, Gridiron pendulum, Horology, Measurement, Pendulum, Pendulums, Time

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