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Mahogany Carved Lyre Wall Clock by William Pratt

Auction:
2431
Lot:
76
Sold for:
$3,318$2,800

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

Description:

Mahogany Carved Lyre Wall Clock by William Pratt, Boston, c. 1830, turned wooden bezel over the painted iron dial signed Wm. Pratt, Boston, carved lyre mid section framing the reverse-painted tablet, lower box glass with gold eagle and outstretched wings, molded pedestal below, eight-day timepiece movement with pendulum and iron weight, ht. 36 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Both glasses repainted, lacking finial, inpainting on dial, case refinished.

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William Pratt, Roofs

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