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Jerome & Co. "Flying Pendulum No. 1" Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
102
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 25, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Jerome & Co. "Flying Pendulum No. 1" Clock, New Haven Clock Company, c. 1885, with oak case on brass paw feet, 2 3/4-in. printed paper Roman numeral dial, blued spade hands, and spring-powered, one-day, time-only movement with flying pendulum swinging to the right and wrapping itself around the brass rod, unwinding then swinging to the left and repeating, ht. 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $200-400

Crack in case at twelve. Movement works but may need cleaning and adjustment. Dial, hands, and finish original.


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

Jerome & Co., New Haven Clock Company