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Connecticut Painted Tall Clock

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1124
Sold for:
$461$375

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

Description:

Connecticut Painted Tall Clock, c. 1830, step-molded, flat-top hood enclosing the painted Arabic numeral wood dial, with floral spandrels and arch decoration, seconds and calendar subsidiary dials, cyma curved waist door flanked by chamfered columns, thirty-hour time and strike, wood movement with count wheel strike, pendulum bob and two tin-cased weights, ht. 86 in.

Provenance: The collection of Jay Gaynor.
Estimate $500-700

old finish, possibly an Eli Terry "Porter Contract" movement with seating board stamped "E D"


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Jay Gaynor