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Brass Skeleton Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
126
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Brass Skeleton Clock, England, c. 1890, pierced brass plates, skeletonized Roman numeral chapter ring, eight-day, fusee, time and drop off strike movement regulated by a pendulum, on four turned brass feet, all mounted on a wooden base and under a glazed mahogany "dome," ht. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

"Dome" not original to base. Movement in need of overhaul.


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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United Kingdom