No. 17 Marble Dial Wall Clock by E. Howard, Boston, Massachusetts, circa 1892, 24 in. marble dial with Roman numerals and marked E. Howard & Co. Boston, the lower section with black and gold painted glass and dated 1892, eight-day brass movement marked E. Howard & Co. Boston with recoil escapement, Geneva stop, counter balanced dial wheel work, regulation through the top of case, lead weight and wooden pendulum rod with brass bob, ht. 42 in.
Condition: Replacement lead weight, no other significant repairs or restoration, case with original cream painted surface.
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E. Howard No. 17 Marble Dial Clock. White marble front clock with a painted 24 in. dia. dial signed E. Howard & Co., Boston, has black Roman hour numerals and minute markers, red 5 minute numbers and reverse painted glass panel inset in the bottom exposing the swinging pendulum. Brass weight driven 8 day time only movement number 24 3/4″ signed E. Howard & Co., Boston, has a long ebonized wood pendulum stick with brass covered bob, ebonized wood weight baffle, brass pulley and iron weight. Has a pine case box painted white on the exterior, has a minor split in the bottom right from a fallen weight. In very good condition. 44 in. high x 24 in. wide x 4.5 in. deep.