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Two-week-duration Vienna Regulator Wall Clock

Auction:
2890M
Lot:
2
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Two-week-duration Vienna Regulator Wall Clock, Austria, dome-top rosewood veneered case, full-length door with applied carved columns, two-piece enamel Roman numeral dial with subsidiary faux seconds dial, two-week-duration time and strike movement with deadbeat escapement and crutch beat adjustment, powered by two brass-cased weights and regulated by a gridiron pendulum, ht. 52 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

lacking hands, some veneer lifting


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

Austria, Clocks, Escapements, Gridiron pendulum, Movement, Pendulum, Pendulum clock, Pendulums