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Morris, Tobias & Levitt Regency Mahogany Bracket Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
123
Sold for:
$1,107$900

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

Description:

Morris, Tobias & Levitt Regency Mahogany Bracket Clock, London, c. 1820, lancet shape case with gilt-metal carrying handles, column capitals, pierced side sound frets, bezel, and paw feet, 8-in. painted iron Roman numeral dial marked Morris, Tobias & Levitt, London, brass, eight-day, chain fusee, time and strike movement with border engraved back plate and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 19 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Movement appears to have been overhauled and ticks and strikes. Veneer cracks near peak. Bezel hinge screws loose.


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

London, gilt-metal carrying handles