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E. Howard & Co. No. 1 Wall Regulator

Auction:
3035M
Lot:
118
Sold for:
$4,305$3,500

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3035M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 27, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

E. Howard & Co. No. 1 Wall Regulator, Boston, rosewood grain-painted case with hinged molded bezel opening to the paper on zinc roman numeral dial with seconds bit, and reading in script "E. Howard & Co/Boston," black, maroon, and gilt reverse-painted tablets, eight-day, trapezoidal-shaped movement marked "E. Howard & Co./Boston," gilt pendulum rod, brass-faced bob, and iron weight marked "1," ht. 50 in.
Estimate $6,000-7,000

original untouched dial with good signature, bottom of the throat glass frame lip is restored/replaced, possibly old replaced glasses


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

E. Howard & Co., Manufacturing, Matter, Pendulum, Zinc