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Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Tall Case Clock

Auction:
2267
Lot:
388
Sold for:
$9,400$8,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2267
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 20, 2005 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany and Mahogany Veneer Tall Case Clock, Edward Hudson, Mount Holly, New Jersey, c. 1810-14, the hood with molded swan's neck cresting above the molded keystone topped by two finials above the glazed tombstone door enclosing a gilt polychrome painted dial inscribed "Edwd Hudson Mount Holly," with seconds hand moon phase indicator, and calendar aperture, eight-day brass weight-driven movement flanked by freestanding columns with thumb-molded waist drawer flanked by reeded quarter-columns and paneled base and quarter columns, refinished, (repairs and imperfections), ht. 92 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

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Mount Holly, Edward Hudson

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