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Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Off-Center Clock by Seth Thomas

Auction:
2431
Lot:
90
Sold for:
$3,555$3,000

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

Description:

Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Off-Center Clock by Seth Thomas, Plymouth, Connecticut, c. 1818, with scroll top case, full-length door, painted wooden dial with Roman numerals, painted tablet, printed maker's label inside backboard stating Patent Clocks, Made and Sold by Seth Thomas, thirty-hour time and strike strap wooden movement with center mounted count wheel, compound hung lead weights and pendulum, ht. 30 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Old surface on case, repair to object rt. scroll tip, tablet cracked and significant inpainting, minor losses on label, repalced base.

Keywords

Seth Thomas, Connecticut, Plymouth, Clock, Clockmakers, Clocks, Inpainting, Pendulum, Scroll, Time

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