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Mahogany Miniature Ogee Clock by Chauncey Boardman

Auction:
2431
Lot:
70
Sold for:
$474$400

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

Description:

Mahogany Miniature Ogee Clock by Chauncey Boardman, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1850, painted wooden dial with Roman numerals, frosted lower tablet of basket of flowers, retailer's printed label inside backboard stating Patent Equalizing and Power Retaining Spring Brass Clocks Manufactured and Sold by William S. Johnson, No. 16 Courtland Street New York, thirty-hour time and strike movement with attached wooden fusees in brass plates stamped C. Boardman Bristol Con USA and Patented January 1847, ht. 18 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Case refinished, no other significnt repairs, replacements, or restoration.

Keywords

Chauncey Boardman, William S. Johnson, Connecticut, Backboard, Clocks, Watches

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