E. Howard Boston, #10 Weight Driven Figure 8 Regulator Clock,
Boston Mass, circa 1976. This clock was
one of the first in the series of Bicentennial Reissue Clocks by the E.
Howard Clock Products Company in 1976. The case and movement are
numbered "133" for the 133rd clock and the front plate of the
movement is also die stamped "76" for the year 1976. The eight
day brass timepiece is signed by the maker with the identifiable makers die
stamp in the upper left corner of the front plate.
On the backboard there is a single, rear fastened, center bolt attachment
which secures the works to the case. The case
is solid Walnut, and has its original, first finish along with the desirable
black, red, and gold original glasses. The
#10 size case is beautiful clock hanging on the wall and the 9" dial ( 7 "
time track) is very easy to read from across the room. The pendulum bob is original and
and so is the gold invar plated pendulum rod. The weight board
is original and numbered and there is no damage to the bottom of the case from
the weight. The original tie down remains
on the weight board, along with the retaining screw and plate.
Howard period details include the use of moon hands, and the brass
lever door latch. The dial is original, and mounts with 4 screws
(original) and there are no extra holes behind the dial. The clock runs great and keeps perfect time.
The clock comes with it's original signed E. Howard winding crank, and a
beautifully framed original certificate of authenticity from the company signed
by Dana Blackwell. This is a clock that you can enjoy for many
years and with factory examples from the 1920's routinely bringing over $10,000
these days, this clock represents a real value.
Domestic Shipping and Insurance on this clock will be exact charges as
computed at www.usps.com with 2 boxes
shipped USPS Priority Mail with the weight and the pendulum bob will be removed and
shipped separately. Depending on where you live the cost
could range from $ 50 - $ 125. The clock is available for inspection and or pick up
in Cranbury NJ, please email for more information: