Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock by Ephraim Downes
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
- Date / Time :
- May 01, 2010 10:00AM
Mahogany Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock by Ephraim Downes, Bristol, Connecticut, circa 1825, the scroll top case with cast urn finials, painted wooden dial with Arabic numerals, raised gesso chapter ring marks and scroll work spandrels, reverse-painted tablet of a town center, printed maker's label inside case and thirty-hour time and count wheel strike movement with pendulum and two cast iron weights, ht. 31 in.
Scrolls and finials are original, scalloped apron is original but both feet facades are replacements, painted glass is repainted.