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Waterbury Mahogany Wall Regulator

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
483
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Waterbury Mahogany Wall Regulator, Waterbury, Connecticut, c. 1900, mahogany case with full-length glazed door, 12-in. Roman numeral dial, brass, eight-day, time-only movement with trapezoidal plates, maintaining power, sweep center seconds and dead-beat escapement, cast beat scale marked Waterbury Clock Co., regulated by a two-jar mercury pendulum and powered by a single brass-cased weight, ht. 74 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Original porcelain dial surface replaced with modern composite. Base and weight have been repaired.


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

Waterbury, Connecticut, Waterbury Clock Co.