10-27-2017 10-27-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
3035M Marlborough
October 27, 2017 10:00AMCalender
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Oak Seth Thomas No. 30 Regulator

$800$650
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3035M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 27, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Oak Seth Thomas No. 30 Regulator, Thomaston, Connecticut, c. 1910, 12-in. painted zinc roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds, eight-day time-only movement with deadbeat escapement and maintaining power regulated by a pendulum and powered by a brass-cased weight, all in an oak case with carved and incised decoration and glazed door, ht. 49 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Veneer loss on underside of base.


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Keywords

Ancient Greek technology, Clocks, Deadbeat, Escapements, Horology, Measurement, Pendulum, Pendulum clock, Pendulums, Seth Thomas, Thomaston, Time