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New England Mahogany Wall Regulator

Auction:
3147M
Lot:
198
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3147M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 05, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

New England Mahogany Wall Regulator, segmented turned bezel opening to the 10 1/2-in. dia. painted arabic numeral zinc dial, double hinged throat doors, upper section with looking glass, lower section with replaced ship scene glass, black and gold reverse-painted bottom glass, terminating in an ogee-shaped pedestal, eight-day weight-driven time-only skeletonized brass movement, brass-faced lead pendulum bob with wooden rod and cast iron weight, ht. 54 in.
Estimate $600-800


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

Bezel, Bob, Brass, Construction, Numeral system, Ogee, Pendulum, Pendulums, Visual arts, Woodworking, Zinc