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Classical Mahogany Carved Triple-decker Mantel Clock

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2267
Lot:
393
Sold for:
$441$375

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

Description:

Classical Mahogany Carved Triple-decker Mantel Clock, Eli Bartholomew and Co., Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1825, the carved crest showing a basket of fruit flanked by acanthus leaves above the white painted and gilt dial and weight-driven wooden movement, with mirror glass below and eglomise tablet showing a sea battle, all flanked by acanthus carved and turned engaged columns on claw feet, refinished, (imperfections), ht. 35 in.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Eli Bartholomew and Co., Connecticut, Acanthus, Earthquake engineering, Mantel clock

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