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Mid Atlantic Inlaid Mahogany Tall Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Mid Atlantic Inlaid Mahogany Tall Clock, New Jersey or Pennsylvania, c. 1810, swan's neck pediment over the freestanding, brass capital, reeded columns, Arabic numeral painted iron dial with moon's age in arch, raised gilt spandrels, seconds bit and calendar aperture, figured mahogany tombstone-shaped door flanked by reeded quarter-columns, lower figured waist panel, base with similar figured panel and line inlay, terminating in a serpentine apron with flared French feet, eight-day time and hour strike movement, cast by bell founder A. Coats Glasgow, powered by two iron weights and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 95 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

feet replaced, dial professionaly cleaned and relined, moon's age repainted, scrolls original, case refinished


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

Pennsylvania, Glasgow