Gilt Empire Mirror Clock by Samuel Abbott
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
- Date / Time :
- May 01, 2010 10:00AM
Gilt Empire Mirror Clock by Samuel Abbott, Boston, c 1840, with turned half columns, reverse-painted tablet over the painted iron dial with Roman numerals and signed Saml. Abbott, Boston, looking glass, eight-day "grand piano" timepiece with "Abbott-type" iron weight with wire guides, pendulum and remains of printed maker's label on backboard, ht. 33 1/2 in.
Dial repainted, painted tablet an old repaint.