08-23-2008 08-24-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
August 23, 2008 10:00AMCalender

English Skeleton Clock

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2419 Location: Bolton Date / Time: August 23, 2008 10:00AM


English Skeleton Clock, attributed to Smith & Sons, Clerkenwell, the pierced brass plates of scrolled and Gothic pattern house a fusee timepiece with recoil escapement and "passing" strike on the hour regulated by a brass pendulum bob, silvered brass dial with Roman numerals and mounted on an ebonized wooden base and enclosed in a glass case, ht. 17 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,500


Smith & Sons