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ANTIQUE & FINE ARTS AUCTION

by Fontaine's Auction Gallery

January 21, 2017, 11:00 AM EST

Pittsfield, MA, USA

Live Auction

Lot 187: E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator

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E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
  • E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator
   
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Description: E. Howard Floor Standing Regulator. Original 14 in. painted metal dial reads “H. Conant’s Gravity Escapement, 1891” and signed “E. Howard & Co., Boston”, has black Roman hour numerals, 3.5 in. sub seconds dial and original diamond pierced blued hands. Quality brass 8 day weight driven time only movement with Hezekiah Conant’s gravity escapement patented 1891, has 2 quality brass covered side weights with solid brass pulleys, maintaining power, Geneva stops, turned wood pendulum stick with silvered damascened bob and silvered beat indicator; movement signed E. Howard & Co., Boston and top edge of the plates stamped with number 1. In an oak floor standing case with spindled gallery top, chamfered corners with scrolled leaf and hanging bell flower carvings, carved filigree corner corbels around the dial and inset panels in the base. Case has a cleaned and enhanced original finish, nice condition, dial has some paint loss, the movement is running. 90 in. high x 28 in. wide x 13.5 in. deep.

Notes: Reminder to all buyers! We do not accept Credit Cards for the payment of your purchases. The methods of payment that we accept are Personal Checks, Bank Checks, Money Orders and wire transfers. Again Thank you for bidding with Fontaine's Auction Gallery. If you are planning to come to our gallery and pick up & pay for your items please call our gallery the day before. If we do not have a Sales Tax # on file, a 6.25% MA state tax will be added to your total purchase (per state law). Payment is due within 7-10 days of the auction. - Fontaine's Auction Gallery DOES NOT provide shipping. For information of the packing and shipping of smaller items please click here: https://fontainesauction.com/small-items/ For information of the shipping of large items please click here: http://fontainesauction.com/all-other-items/

 
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Fontaine's Auction Gallery
1485 W. Housatonic St.
Pittsfield, Ma. 01201
Phone: 413-448-8922
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