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E. Howard No. 17 Marble Wall Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
482
Sold for:
$2,952$2,400

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

Description:

E. Howard No. 17 Marble Wall Clock, Boston, c. 1875, 24-in. marble dial with Roman numerals and marked E. Howard & Co. Boston, the lower section with black- and gold-painted glass, eight-day brass movement marked E. Howard & Co. Boston,6, with recoil escapement, Geneva stop, counterbalanced dial wheel work, regulation through the top of case, shaped iron weight and wooden pendulum rod with damascened brass bob, ht. 43 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Case repainted. Dial cleaned and refreshed. Inscription painted below dial Presented to John J. Madden by his friends, Nov. 21, 1900. Winding arbor Geneva stop missing.


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

E. Howard & Co., John J. Madden