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Waterbury Walnut Wall Regulator

Auction:
2946M
Lot:
714
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 28, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Waterbury Walnut Wall Regulator, Connecticut, c. 1900, walnut case with cornice and pedestal, full-length glazed door and side panels, 10-in. painted roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds, brass beat scale, eight-day time-only movement with deadbeat escapement and maintaining-power marked Manufactured by Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn. U.S.A., No. 120, powered by a brass-cased weight and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 68 in.
Estimate $600-800

Dial repainted. Cornice refinished. Lacking top ornament.


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

United States, Clocks, Escapements, Pendulum, Physics, Time, Waterbury, Connecticut