Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Mahogany Quarter-Chiming Tall Clock

Auction:
2502
Lot:
598
Unsold
 

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

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

Description:

Mahogany Quarter-Chiming Tall Clock, Germany, circa 1900, scroll top case with carved rosettes, free-standing fluted columns flanking the brass dial with Arabic numerals, applied pierced decoration, subsidiary dials for Chime-Silent and Westminster-Whittington selection and moon's age in the arch, eight-day weight-powered movement chiming quarters on eight bells or four gongs, pendulum and three brass-cased weights, ht. 98 1/2 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

No significant repairs or replacements, one finial reglued, brass weights in old lacquer, movement in running condition.

Keywords

Chiming Tall Clock, Germany, Brass instrument, Clocks, Horology, Pendulum