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Rosewood Bench-Made Reproduction Acorn Clock

Auction:
2431
Lot:
97
Sold for:
$1,067$900

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

Description:

Rosewood Bench-Made Reproduction Acorn Clock, movement by Forestville Manufacturing Company, with laminated side arms of unconventional design, paint decorated tablet, blue paper dust cover on lower portion of backboard, eight-day lyre shaped time and strike movement stamped with maker's name, wooden fusees in the base and pendulum, ht. 24 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

movement, fusees and lower portion of backboard/dust cover are old, the primary wood areas of the case, side ornaments and dial are bench made to accomodate the old components.

Keywords

Forestville Manufacturing Company, Backboard, Clocks, Forestville, Pendulum, Watches

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