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Clock and Barometer Set by Chelsea

Auction:
2502
Lot:
588
Sold for:
$504$425

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

Description:

Clock and Barometer Set by Chelsea, Boston, Massachusetts, the 4 3/4 in. dia. cases with screw on bezels, 3 3/4 in. dia. silvered brass dials, the clock marked Chelsea Ship's Bell and Bailey, Banks & Biddle Co., the barometer marked Chelsea, eight-day lever escapement movement striking ship's bells all on a walnut wall mount with inclination scale and brass hand, ht. 12 in.
Estimate $400-600

Brass presentation placque removed at the top of wall mounting board, as new condition.

Keywords

Chelsea Ship, Massachusetts, Bailey, Banks & Biddle Co., Clock, Horology, Lever escapement, Measurement, Time