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Ebonized Table Clock by William Broad

Auction:
2502
Lot:
673
Sold for:
$593$500

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

Description:

Ebonized Table Clock by William Broad, London, circa 1810, the oak domed top case with brass beading and carrying handle, front door over the 8 in. dia. convex dial with Roman numerals and signed Will. Broad, London, pierced brass side vents backed by fabric, eight-day time and strike fusee movement with bell strike, engraved back plate and pendulum, ht. 18 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Lacking brass bezel and glass on front door, sound vents on door now lacking fret work, one inch section of molding on rear door now gone, movement complete by needs overhaul.

Keywords

London, William Broad, Clocks, Door, Horology, Measurement, Pendulum, Time, Watches