Lot 105

Previous image preload Next image preload


E. Howard No. 25 Drum Head Astronomical Regulator 14 in. silvered bronze astronomical dial has black incised 5 minute numbers on the chapter ring with 4.5 in. sub hour dial over a 4.5 in. sub seconds dial which has an open center exposing the escapement, dial is signed E. Howard & Co. Makers, Boston. Has a quality brass, 90 day, weight driven time only astronomical movement with deadbeat escapement having jeweled pallets, maintaining power and dust covers encasing the movement; has exposed barrels in the back of the movement from which the 2 flat iron weights hang behind the backboard of the clock on solid brass pulleys, 4 glass jar mercury pendulum has a silvered rod with gilt bronze acorn finials. In a carved walnut No. 25 case with round "drum head" top, arched front door with original glass exposing the pendulum and beat indicator and inset panels in the base. In excellent condition and cleaned and polished finish. 75 in. high x 18 in. wide x 12 in. deep.

Accepted Forms of Payment:

Money Order / Cashiers Check, Personal Check, Wire Transfer


Buyers are required to provide their own shipping. Fontaine's Auction Gallery provides shipping information to United Pack & Ship for the purchase of smaller items; they may contact you within 7 days of the auction to inquire about the status of your shipment and to provide you with a shipping quote if needed. If you need information immediately you may email Shane at United Pack & Ship [email protected] - If you have larger items to ship You may contact Fontaine's and we can provide you with a list of other shippers. Thank you!

November 23, 2013 11:00 AM EST
Pittsfield, MA, US

Fontaine's Auction Gallery

You agree to pay a buyer's premium of up to 21% and any applicable taxes and shipping.

View full terms and conditions

Bid Increments
From: To: Increments:
$0 $99 $5
$100 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $4,999 $250
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $24,999 $2,500
$25,000 $49,999 $5,000
$50,000 + $10,000