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Welch Spring & Company No. 5 Regulator

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
579
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

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

Description:

Welch Spring & Company No. 5 Regulator, Forestville, Connecticut, c. 1875, black walnut case with turned finials, columns and pendants, black flocked paper on backboard, wooden bezel over the 10-in. painted zinc dial, glazed side panels with gilt moldings, two weight, eight-day, time-only movement, brass beat scale and regulated by a pendulum with a gilt wooden rod and brass-faced bob, ht. 52 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Clock in nice original condition except for replaced drop finial.


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

Welch Spring & Company, Connecticut, Forestville