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E. Terry & Son Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1106
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2802T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 21, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

E. Terry & Son Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock, Plymouth, Connecticut, c. 1830, mahogany scroll-top case with freestanding columns flanking the full-length door, glazed upper section over the painted wood Arabic numeral dial with raised decorations, reverse-painted lower tablet depicting a classical estate, printed paper label reading in part Patent Clocks Invented by Eli Terry, wood, thirty-hour time and strike movement powered by two cast iron weights and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 31 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

original glass tablet with inpainting, bottom apron appears to be original but feet replacements, one of the scroll tip reglued.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Eli Terry, Connecticut, Plymouth