E. Howard & Co. No. 49 Hanging Regulator
E. Howard & Co. No. 49 Hanging Regulator.
Original 14 in. painted metal dial signed “E. Howard & Co., Boston” has black Roman hour numerals, sub seconds and blued pierced diamond hands; quality brass 8 day weight driven time only movement signed “E. Howard & Co., Boston” has Graham deadbeat escapement, maintaining power, Geneva stop, double steel rod and brass keystone and pierced brass A-frame pulley with spoked wheel with quality brass covered weight. Mercurial 4 jar compensating pendulum has 4 leaf and vine etched glass jars with brass frame and long steel rod; pendulum is numbered “112” over “2972 – P, 6, G”.
This E. Howard & Co. No. 49 Hanging Regulator, in an oversized wall hanging special order carved walnut case, (the standard No. 49 case size is 90 in.) having quality turned and carved finials and teardrop finials, arch and filigree carved crest, large carved rosettes, raised incised panels, carved drapery sash below the door bezel, carved lower corner corbels and excellent carved lower bracket. E. Howard & Co. No. 49 Hanging Regulator has excellent overall condition, enhanced original finish, no damage or loss to the case, running; has minor repairs to the burled lower apron trim. 104 in. high x 34 in. wide x 16 in. deep.
E. Howard & Co. No. 49 is Estimated: $100,00.00 – 150,000.00