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Gutta-Percha Cottage Clock by T. S. Sperry

Auction:
2431
Lot:
67
Sold for:
$593$500

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

Description:

Gutta-Percha Cottage Clock by T. S. Sperry, New York, painted zinc dial with Roman numerals, transfer decorated tablet, raised gutta-percha decoration on front and sides of case, printed maker's label inside backboard, 30-hour time only brass movement, ht. 11 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

minor inpainting and stabilization on dial, losses on tablet, old surface on case.

Keywords

Gutta-percha, Inpainting, Rubber

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