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Cherry Tall Case Clock with Dial

Auction:
2282
Lot:
44
Sold for:
$2,233$1,900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2282
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
August 14, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Cherry Tall Case Clock with Dial, "R. Whiting Winchester" (Connecticut), c. 1813, the pierced crest flanked by turned and striped plinths that support the three urn-shaped original finials above the glazed door that opens to a painted and decorated wooden dial centering a red and green floral arrangement in a gilt bowl, and including the gilt and floral theme in the spandrels, flanked by turned columns with incised black striping, the waist includes a thumb-molded door flanked by quarter-engaged columns, also spirally striped, with brass caps and bases, on a base ending in a shaped skirt and squared feet, old dark surface, (movement replaced), ht. 91 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Cherry Tall Case Clock, Connecticut, Winchester, Geomorphology, Skirt

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