04-29-2016 04-29-2016
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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2890M Marlborough
April 29, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Freid. Baumann Thirty-day Floor Regulator

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2890M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 29, 2016 10:00AM


Freid. Baumann Thirty-day Floor Regulator, Vienna, Austria, square composite brass dial with engraved center marked Fried. Baumann, Wien, applied spandrels, silvered chapter ring and seconds bit, long duration time-only movement with deadbeat escapement, maintaining power, and crutch beat adjustment, in a flat-top oak case, engaged columns on the hood door, applied carving on the waist door and inset base panel, all on turned bun feet, ht. 85 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Pendulum suspension spring is broken.

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