E. Howard & Co. Time-only Tower Clock, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1880, painted iron frame with pinstriping on cabriole legs with maker's name boss stating E. Howard & Co./Boston, 1.5 second beating timepiece mounted above with four-wheel train, maintaining power, deadbeat escapement with adjustable pallets, crutch with beat-setting adjustment, above three dial cluster gearing, iron pendulum bob, iron weight, three pulleys, two shafts and key, ht. 56 in.
Lacking pendulum rod, dial shafts and various components with light rust on steel parts, lacking regulator and suspension block, paint and pinstriping in dark condition.
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