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Federal Carved and Bird's-eye Maple Inlaid Cherry Tall Case Clock

Auction:
2509
Lot:
718A
Sold for:
$3,200$2,700

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Carved and Bird's-eye Maple Inlaid Cherry Tall Case Clock, Levi Hutchins, Concord, New Hampshire, early 19th century, polychrome and gilt iron dial with shield spandrels, moon's age in the arch, and calendar aperture showing the maker's name, brass eight-day weight-powered movement, brass-faced pendulum bob, winder, key, tin-cased weights, (restoration, imperfections), ht. 87 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

cracking to case and inlay, bottom broken out, base needs regluing, losses to dial, base restored.

Keywords

Cherry Tall Case Clock, Levi Hutchins, New Hampshire, Bob, Brass, Inlay, Measurement

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