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Triple-Decker Shelf Clock by Birge & Ives

Auction:
2453
Lot:
754A
Sold for:
$296$250

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Auction:
Discovery - 2453
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 16, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Triple-Decker Shelf Clock by Birge & Ives, Bristol, Connecticut, with carved eagle splat, carved columns flanking the painted wooden dial with Roman numerals, looking glass midsection and lower door with reverse-painted tablet, maker's label inside backboard, replacement New Haven eight-day time and strike movement with two weights and pendulum, ht. 36 in.
Estimate $500-700

case elements need re-gluing, columns and lower door need re-attachment, lower glass is the remains of the original, movement is a replacement.

Keywords

Connecticut, Door, Glass, Pendulum

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