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Timothy Chandler Cherry Tall Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
62A
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

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

Description:

Timothy Chandler Cherry Tall Clock, Concord, New Hampshire, c. 1795, carved rossett swan's neck hood with fluted free-standing columns flanking the painted Roman numeral iron dial with floral decorated arch and spandrels, signed Tim Chandler Concord, seconds bit and calendar aperature, full-length waist door and fluted quarter-columns, above the step-molded bracket foot base, brass, eight-day time and hour-strike movement with "Wilson" false plate, and cut-out half moon plates, powered by two iron weights and regulated by a brass-faced pendulum, ht. 87 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

dial relined, new blocking to base with rear feet ended out by 1/4 in., minute hand repaired


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

Tim Chandler Concord, New Hampshire, Wilson