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Unsigned New Hampshire Birch Tall Clock

Auction:
2946M
Lot:
722
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 28, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Unsigned New Hampshire Birch Tall Clock, c. 1790, swan's neck hood with swelled freestanding columns flanking the two-part brass roman numeral dial with a floral spray design in the arch and spandrels, recessed seconds bit, and calendar aperture, tombstone-shaped door, all resting on a bracket foot base with central carved fan, eight-day time and hour strike movement with half-moon plates, brass-cased weights, and wooden pendulum rod, ht. 87 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

pendulum bob and rod not attached, finials replacements, feet original


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

Clocks, Pendulum