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Eight-day Biedermeier Vienna Wall Regulator

Auction:
2890M
Lot:
8
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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

Description:

Eight-day Biedermeier Vienna Wall Regulator, Austria, first half 19th century, pitch pediment mahogany and boxwood string-inlaid veneered case, drop-in full-length glazed door, 7-in. Roman numeral porcelain dial signed on back L. Mosslinger, pierced steel hands, gilded piecrust brass bezel, brass, time-only movement with deadbeat escapement and crutch beat adjustment, powered by a brass-cased weight and regulated by a steel rod pendulum with brass bob, ht. 34 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

object left side glass missing.


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Keywords

Austria, Bob, Deadbeat, Escapement, Pendulums