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James Burke Mahogany Bracket Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
121
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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

Description:

James Burke Mahogany Bracket Clock, Dublin, Ireland, with brass handle on the bell-top mahogany case, glazed side panels, composite brass dial with fully engraved center, ringed winding hole, calendar aperture, and maker's boss in the arch, fusee, eight-day, timepiece movement with recoil escapement and fully engraved back plate, pull quarter-hour repeat on command on six bells, ht. with handle extended 20 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Repeat function working but could use attention. Clock is ticking. Front door lock replaced with a hook and eye.


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