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A. D. Crane's Patent Twelve Month Clock

Auction:
2349
Lot:
427
Sold for:
$3,408$2,900

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2349
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 18, 2007 11:00AM

Description:

A. D. Crane's Patent Twelve Month Clock, Year Clock Company, New York, c. 1846, the four free-standing column, pine and mahogany case with applied pressed brass mounts, green paper lining interior base and sides, reverse painted tablet, pressed dial surround, paper under glass dial marked Year Clock Co., New York, A.D. Crane's Patent, year duration brass spring powered fusee movement with Geneva stops, Crane's "walking" escapement, strike release and a six ball, bi-metallic, temperature compensating pendulum, (painted glass by association; imperfections), ht. 23 in.

Shelley, NAWCC Bulletin Supplement 16, 1987, pages 68-69.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Crane, Year Clock Company, Clocks, Pendulum, Time

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