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Frederick Wingate Tall Clock

Auction:
2804M
Lot:
63
Sold for:
$6,150$5,000

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

Description:

Frederick Wingate Tall Clock, Augusta, Maine, c. 1820, birch and maple fret-top case, freestanding turned columns with brass capitals flanking glazed hood door over the painted iron Roman numeral dial marked Frederick Wingate, Augusta, No. 181, subsidiary seconds and calendar dials, painted spandrels with raised gilt decoration, rectangular waist door with crossbanding, brass capitals on turned quarter-columns, flat base panel all on stylized French feet, eight-day time and strike movement, two tin-cased weights and pendulum, ht. 89 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000


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Keywords

Augusta, Maine, Frederick Wingate