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Cast-Iron Mullen Paper Tester

Auction:
2314
Lot:
527
Sold for:
$353$300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Cast-Iron Mullen Paper Tester, No. 256379, by B.F. Perkins & Son Inc., Holyoke, Mass., patd. June 8 1909, with 3-inch nickel-plated dial engraved The Ashton Valve Co., Boston, Mass., hand-turned wheel, pressure lever, raised gilt lettering on arm, and japanned cast-iron frame with original trichromate transfer decoration, ht. 17 in.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Massachusetts, Mullen Paper Tester, Holyoke, B.F. Perkins & Son Inc., The Ashton Valve Co., Cast iron, Engraving, Ferromagnetic materials, Metalworking, Valve