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Edmund Wooding Column and Splat Shelf Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
28
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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

Description:

Edmund Wooding Column and Splat Shelf Clock, Torrington, Connecticut, c. 1830, stenciled splat and half-columns flanking the full-length door, painted wood Roman numeral dial, lower tablet of three women labeled The Sisters, maker's label inside case marked in part, Patent Improved Clocks, Made by Edward Wooding, Torrington, Conn., wood, thirty-hour, "east-west," time and strike movement powered by two cast iron weights, ht. 30 1/2 in.

Provenance: Terry and Karen Brotherton.
Estimate $300-500

Some paint loss on lower glass.


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

Torrington, Connecticut, Splat Shelf Clock, Edward Wooding, Karen Brotherton, Terry Brotherton