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Mahogany Veneered Quarter-striking Table Clock

Auction:
2502
Lot:
676
Sold for:
$1,126$950

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

Description:

Mahogany Veneered Quarter-striking Table Clock, probably Austria, early 19th century, the large cove-molded base supporting the 5 in. dia. enameled dial with Arabic numerals and engine-turned bezel, lion's head carrying handles, pagoda top with eagle finial and eight-day spring-powered unmarked movement with silk thread suspension, 1-2-3-4 note quarters and hour on separate gong, ht. 24 in.

Estimate $600-800

Dial damage, hairlines and repairs, movement needs overhaul.

Keywords

Austria, head, Pagoda, Roofs