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E. Howard & Co. No. 1 Regulator

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
474
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

E. Howard & Co. No. 1 Regulator, Boston, c. 1860, mahogany case with turned bezel, 12-in. paper on zinc dial signed E. Howard & Co./Boston, half-round bezels framing the black and gold reverse-painted glasses, the lower with stylized oval, eight-day timepiece signed A. Howard/Boston, dead-beat escapement, maintaining power and Geneva stop mechanism, cast iron weight with 1, giltwood pendulum rod and brass-faced bob, ht. 50 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Glasses restored.


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