John Birge Mahogany Double Steeple Fusee Shelf Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2804M
- Date / Time :
- April 25, 2015 10:00AM
John Birge Mahogany Double Steeple Fusee Shelf Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1845, with painted zinc dial, original Fenn, Bristol painted tablets, maker's label inside backboard stating in part Eight-day Brass Clocks, Made For Sale Wholesale and Retail by John Birge, Bristol, Conn., eight-day time and strike movement stamped Birge and Fuller Bristol, Conn. U.S.A., and detached wood fusees, ht. 26 1/2 in.
Movement ticks and strikes.
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