AUCTION : 0518


Clock, Watch, Jewelry, Nautical Instruments & Antiques Auction

Clocks & Clockmaker's Shop featuring rare French Industrial Series
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:30am: LOTS 1 - 598
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am. Limited Watch Preview Extended Until 12pm.

Precision Timepieces, Important Watches, Nautical Instruments, Marine Clocks, Jewelry & Antiques
Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10am: LOTS 599 - 1192
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am & Sunday, May 20 at 8am to 9:45am 

The Manchester Downtown Hotel (formerly the Radisson Hotel), Manchester, NH

Lot#: 356

DESCRIPTION: Howard & Davis, Boston, Mass., "Regulator No. 4", 8 day, weight driven brass movement banjo wall timepiece.
CONDITION: Cherry case has lost its original rosewood grain painting. There is a shrinkage crack and a couple dings on the bottom door. The throat panel has plugged holes where someone must have at one time screwed it to the case and a couple of surface imperfections. The right side throat panel has a crack running along its length. The backboard has a couple shrinkage cracks at the bottom. Both tablets are replaced. The original paper dial has age darkened with surface abrasions and some loss at the mounting screws. Original hands. Pendulum rod has a repair at the keystone. Movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1000
CIRCA: 1858
DIMENSIONS: 32in x 13.5in x 4.25in