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E. Howard Box Bottom Wall Regulator

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
515
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

E. Howard Box Bottom Wall Regulator, Boston, the rosewood-grain-painted cherry case with rounded frames enclosing the gilt and black reverse-painted glass tablets, printed paper on zinc dial marked E. Howard & Co., Boston, eight-day, weight-powered, timepiece movement, wooden pendulum rod with damascened brass-faced ball, all powered by an iron weight marked with a V, ht. 29 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Original glasses have been re-blacked. Dial bezel has a crack at six o'clock.


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