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19th Century Wheel-cutting Engine

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
264
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

19th Century Wheel-cutting Engine, Switzerland, freestanding hand-powered wheel-cutting tool on cast iron legs, supporting a brass frame with 5 1/2-in. dividing plate, geared cutter apparatus operated by a turned wood handle on a horizontal beam with lever-bar lock for the wheel blank axis.
Estimate $300-400


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Keywords

Architecture, Construction, Door furniture, Economy, Gear cutting, Gears, Lathe, Lock, Lock and key, Machining, Wheel