Lot 471

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AN E. HOWARD & CO. ASTRONOMICAL REGULATOR FLOOR STANDING WALNUT CLOCK, NO. 48, BOSTON, CIRCA 1870, the Renaissance Revival winged crest over three bosses and lozenges above incised scrolled applied burled wood panels, above a 14" inch reverse-painted circular glass dial with Arabic numeral minutes and Roman hour and second subdials, signed, "E. Howard & Co. Boston, Mass.," the case decorated with applied swag motifs above a curved glazed pendulum window revealing a brass four jar mercurial regulator, marked 2991-5, raised on a stepped base with applied floret and leaf motif.  Provenance: Lifelong Collection of Clocks and Antiques, Navasota, Texas Height: 99.00" Width: 30.50" Depth: 17.00"

  • Number attributed, no apparent mercury, clockworks unmarked, apparent repairs throughout, filled and painted, losses, dents, scratches, expected wear, some parts or pieces lacking, replaced finials, crest altered, overall in fair to good condition, wear commensurate with age. Simpson Galleries strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Simpson Galleries regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Simpson Galleries. All lots offered are sold "AS IS.” NO REFUNDS will be issued based on condition.

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