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Mahogany Patent Wall Timepiece

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
304
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Patent Wall Timepiece, attributed to Sawin and Dyer, Boston, c. 1825, with half-round mahogany frames and reverse-painted tablets, the lower of which is titled "GRAND MA'S CAP," (tablet replaced), ht. including finial 33 in.

Note: Original tablet, now broken, accompanies the timepiece.
The Collection of Dr. Howard P. Diamond.
Estimate $600-800


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.

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Ab, Akkadian language, Engineering, Linguistics, Tablet, Tablet computer, U

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