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S.B. Terry Torsion Cottage Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
23
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:

S.B. Terry Torsion Cottage Clock, Terryville, Connecticut, c. 1855, flat-top rosewood veneered case, with base stenciled S.B. Terry &Co., Manufacturer, gilt door trim, painted zinc Roman numeral dial, thirty-hour, time-only movement with two-bar torsion pendulum stamped Patented Oct. 5th 1852, ht. 8 1/2 in.

Provenance: Terry and Karen Brotherton.
Estimate $800-1,200

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Keywords

S.B. Terry &Co., Terryville, Connecticut, Karen Brotherton, Terry