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Carved Mahogany Nine Tubular Bell Chime Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
115
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

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

Description:

Carved Mahogany Nine Tubular Bell Chime Clock, Bigelow Kennard & Co., Boston, c. 1900, egg-and-dart and bead-decorated case with dentil molded pitch pediment hood with wreath and swag carving in the arch, Corinthian capital fluted double columns flanking the composite brass dial, silvered chapter ring with raised Arabic numerals, seconds bit, and moon's age in the arch, boss reading Bigelow Kennard & Co. Boston, beveled glass oval waist door flanked by full-length Corinthian capital fluted columns, terminating in claw feet, eight-day time and quarter-chiming movement on nine bells, brass-faced pendulum and three brass-cased weights, ht. 96 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

object left front side bottom molding above foot is off but present.


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.

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Bigelow Kennard & Co.