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2014-05-04 23:02:07

The sale will be held at the firm’s gallery in Pittsfield, Mass., starting promptly at 11 a.m. (EDT). Pittsfield, MA (PRWEB) May 04, 2014 More than 325 lots of antique clocks – many of them rare examples by makers such as E. Howard & Company, Seth Thomas, Ansonia, Ithaca, Elmer O. Stennes, Foster Campos, Chelsea, Atkins, Walter Durfee, J. J. Elliot, Waltham, William Gilbert, F. Kroeber, New Haven, Waterbury, Sessions, E. Terry, E. N. Welch, E. Ingraham and Tiffany & Co. plus...

2013-12-20 23:23:22

The E. Howard No. 68 was the top lot in an auction that saw 370 rare and important clocks from several prominent collections come up for bid in a sale which grossed over 1 million dollars. The clock shattered the previous record of $230,000.00, also set by Fontaine’s, last November. Pittsfield, MA (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 An E. Howard No. 68 floor standing astronomical regulator clock descending over the course of many decades from the original family sold for $277,300 at an antique...

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2009-09-03 10:43:06

PTB researchers want to construct the "atomic clock of the future" much more simply and more compactly than the previous elaborate laboratory set-ups You imagine a clock to be different - yet the optical table with its many complicated set-ups really is one. Optical clocks like the strontium clock in the Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) in Braunschweig could be the atomic clocks of the future; some of them though are already ten times more precise and stable than the best primary...


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