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Identification of westminster movement

gentleman jim

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From a repairmans horde it is missing both fans, one barrel and its spring. With the unusual finish on the plates i would like to get it running. Can anyone identify the maker? The markings tend to make me think its German. 20190828_133550.jpg 20190828_133557.jpg 20190828_133611(0).jpg 20190828_163609.jpg
 

JTD

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Yes, I believe it's German and I have seen this unusual finish on the plates before. Now if I could only remember when and where........

I'll let you know if I can remember or find it.

JTD
 

shutterbug

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I'll move it over the general discussions forum. They might be able to help.
 

gentleman jim

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Thanks to everyone for the effort. It is currently in the ultrasonic. The markings remind me of hand scraped ways on a lathe or milling machine.
 

J. A. Olson

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It resembles a Mathias Bäuerle GmbH product but I make no guarantees of its ID. Biggest aspects that stick out to me are the pinwheel locking disc, chime hammer curvature, and the movement's plate finishing.
 

Tatyana

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It resembles a Mathias Bäuerle GmbH product but I make no guarantees of its ID. Biggest aspects that stick out to me are the pinwheel locking disc, chime hammer curvature, and the movement's plate finishing.
I agree it's a Mathias Bäuerle. Production date circa 1924.
Here movement a little younger, there are differences:

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