11-01-2008 11-02-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2431 Boston
November 1, 2008 03:00 PMCalender
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Mahogany Sharp Gothic or "Steeple" Clock by Brewster and Ingrahams

$563$475
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Mahogany Sharp Gothic or "Steeple" Clock by Brewster and Ingrahams, Bristol, Connecticut, with unusual spires, painted zinc dial with Roman numerals, transfer and paint-decorated tablet with silver leaf scrolls and two flowers, printed maker's label inside backboard Patent Springs Brass Clocks, Made and Sold By Brewster and Ingrahams, Bristol Conn., eight-day time and strike movement with rear center-mounted count wheel and front plate stamped with maker's name, ht. 18 3/4 in.
Estimate $250-350

Losses on painted tablet, old surface on case, dial and label undisturbed.

Keywords

paint-decorated tablet, Connecticut