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Federal Mahogany Inlaid Tall Clock

Auction:
2388
Lot:
267
Sold for:
$3,173$2,700

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Auction:
Discovery - 2388
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 29, 2007 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany Inlaid Tall Clock, probably Charlestown, Massachusetts, c. 1810, with pierced fret top, glazed arched hood door, rectangular waist door and base with stringing and bellflower inlays, the waist flanked by brass stop-fluted quarter-columns, eight-day time and strike movement with 13 in. unsigned painted iron dial and moon's age in the arch, falseplate marked "Wilson", brass-faced pendulum bob, rod and two weights, (lacking side hood moldings and feet, restoration), ht. 95 in.
Estimate $2,500-4,500

Keywords

Charlestown, Massachusetts, Wilson, Door, Inlay

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