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#: 134

DESCRIPTION: Howard & Davis, Boston, Mass., "Regulator No. 3", 8 day, time and strike, weight driven brass movement banjo timepiece.
CONDITION: Mahogany case in an old finish. This example was most likely was made to have a clear finish as the grain painted cases were made of cherry. This example has a painted dial instead of paper. It is original, but the numerals and signature have been strengthened and it has a clear coat over the paint. Throat tablet is original. Bottom tablet is replaced. Original hands. The pendulum and rod look replaced as the keystone and rod are not the type usually found on H & D clocks.
ESTIMATE: $1000 - $1200
CIRCA: 1858
DIMENSIONS: 38in x 16in x 4.5in