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Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Auction:
2502
Lot:
576
Sold for:
$504$425

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock, attributed to Riley Whiting, the scroll top case over the painted wooden dial with Arabic numerals, reverse-painted tablet with stenciled boarder and classical house, remains of a maker's label inside backboard and presently fitted with an eight-day time and strike, spring powered brass movement together with the original thirty-hour wooden movement attributed to Riley Whiting, ht. 30 in.
Estimate $600-900

Scroll top and plinths are the original, brass finials are period, original lower tablet with in-painting, original feet and skirting, winding holes have been plugged and relocated accommodate brass movement.

Keywords

Riley Whiting, Fish, Scroll, Whiting