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S.B. Terry Mahogany Cottage Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
22
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

S.B. Terry Mahogany Cottage Clock, Terryville, Connecticut, c. 1860, the painted zinc Roman numeral dial with alarm disc and single winding arbor, lower frosted glass and printed maker's label on inside backboard, thirty-hour time and alarm ladder movement with pendulum, ht. 10 1/2 in.

Provenance: Dr. Marlow Olsen (5-10-88 Bourne Auctions); Terry and Karen Brotherton.

Literature:Classic American Clocks, 1990 NAWCC Seminar, Houston, Texas.
Estimate $400-600

No significant condition issues. Alarm bell present but not attached.


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Keywords

Terryville, Connecticut, Karen Brotherton, Marlow Olsen, Terry, Houston