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Brass Ship's Bell Shelf Clock by Seth Thomas

Auction:
2431
Lot:
56
Sold for:
$385$325

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Brass Ship's Bell Shelf Clock by Seth Thomas, Thomaston, Connecticut, c. 1880, with silver-gilt spelter base, brass drum section with 5 3/4 in. dia. silvered dial with Arabic numerals, second's bit, strike-silent lever and marked Seth Thomas, eight-day ship's bell lever escapement movement, ht. 9 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

slight discoloration on dial

Keywords

Seth Thomas, Bell Shelf Clock, Thomaston, Connecticut, Clock, Clockmakers, Clocks, Escapements, Lever escapement, Striking clock, Thomaston, Connecticut, Time

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