140_1 Howard & Davis Astronomical Regulator

Antique Clocks & Fine Antiques Will Highlight Fontaine’s May 30th Cataloged Antique Auction

The auction will be held in the firm’s Pittsfield, Mass. gallery; over 500 lots will come up for bid. PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A one-of-a-kind Howard & Davis astronomical regulator clock and a rare Seth Thomas No. 20 standing regulator clock with Grande Sonnerie strike and…

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Over 500 antique & collector clocks, watches, fobs and chains at auction

A 100-lot discovery session will kick off the action on Saturday morning, at 10 a.m. Eastern time. The cataloged auction will immediately follow, at 11 a.m. Start time for Sunday will be 11 a.m. Saturday’s clock session will include rare examples by E. Howard & Co., Seth Thomas, Ansonia, Ithaca, Elmer O. Stennes, Foster Campos, Chelsea, Atkins, Walter Durfee, J. J. Elliot, Waltham, Wm. Gilbert, F. Kroeber, New Haven, Waterbury, E. Terry, E. N. Welch, E. Ingraham, Tiffany & Co., Sessions, Lecoultre, French Silk Thread, Industrial, Mystery, Annular & Animated, English Fusee, Chronometers & Barometers.

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Waterbury Library Weight Driven Wall Clock

Waterbury Library Weight Driven Wall Clock

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 156 Waterbury Library Weight Driven Wall Clock. 8 in. porcelain dial has black Arabic hour numbers, fancy pierced hands and brass bezel; 8 day brass weight driven movement has count wheel half hour strike mechanism with coiled gong…

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E. Howard Wall Regulator

E. Howard Wall Regulator

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 157 E. Howard Wall Regulator. 12 in painted metal dial with black Roman hour numerals, black spade hands and dial signed E. Howard & Co. Boston. Signed E. Howard & Co. Boston No. 70 brass weight driven time…

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Pieter Van Eeden Dutch Inlaid Grandfather Clock

Pieter Van Eeden Dutch Inlaid Grandfather Clock

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 158 Pieter Van Eeden Dutch Inlaid Grandfather Clock. c.18th Century. Brass dial has a 12 in. silvered chapter ring with black Roman hour numerals and Arabic 5 minute markers outside, sub seconds dial, calendar aperture, cutout with silvered…

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3 Pc. French Figural Moreau Mantle Clock

3 Pc. French Figural Moreau Mantle Clock

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 159 3 Pc. French Figural Moreau Mantle Clock. 3 in. porcelain dial with black Arabic hour numbers and painted floral strands of garland inside, beveled door crystal with fancy bezel; typical round French brass spring driven movement has…

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Figural Marble Mantle Clock

Figural Marble Mantle Clock

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 160 Figural Marble Mantle Clock. Figural metal statue of a farmer with his horse, on a black marble case has a squared hourglass form with a band of colored marble trim through the center and gilt incise floral…

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Chelsea Ship's Bell Mantle Clock

Chelsea Ship’s Bell Mantle Clock

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 161 Chelsea Ship’s Bell Mantle Clock. 6 in. silvered dial with black incised Arabic hour numbers, blued spade hands, singed Negus, New York – Chelsea Ships Bell. Quality spring driven movement with lever escapement in good running condition,…

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3 Pc. Bruce Talbert Gothic Clock Set

3 Pc. Bruce Talbert Gothic Clock Set

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 162 3 Pc. Bruce Talbert Gothic Clock Set. 3.5 in. porcelain dial with black Roman hour numerals, open moon hands, brass bezel with beveled glass; round brass spring driven, time only movement, has cylinder escapement, in good running…

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Boardman & Wells Double Fusee Steeple Clock

Boardman & Wells Double Fusee Steeple Clock

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 163 Boardman & Wells Double Fusee Steeple Clock. Painted metal dial has a raised 5 in. chapter ring with black Roman hour numerals and black hands, has a brass double fusee movement with tombstone cutouts in the plates,…

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