Lot 62: E. Howard & Co. No. 60 Wall Regulator
April 27, 2013
Pittsfield, MA, USALive Auction
Description: E. Howard & Co. No. 60 Wall Regulator. 14 in. silvered dial has black incised Roman hour numerals, Arabic 5 minute markers outside, 3.5 in. sub seconds dial, original pierced diamond hands, walnut bezel and signed E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass. quality brass weight driven time only movement. Graham deadbeat escapement with jeweled pallets, maintaining power, quality brass side weight and brass pulleys; signed E. Howard & Co. Boston, has a 4 steel jar mercurial pendulum with long steel rod, numbered 315-3426. In a carved walnut case with broken pediment crest, turned finial with filigree embellishments, raised panels, scroll carvings and shells on the corners, carving with rosettes on either side of the door and teardrop finials at the base; original door glass has reverse gilt lettering that reads - Regulator, Manufactured for, Edward P. Lyon, Bethel, Maine, By The E. Howard Watch & Clock Co., Boston, Mass. In very good condition with a fantastic medium-dark brown finish, no breaks or repairs. 80 in. high x 27 in. wide x 13 in. deep.