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Mahogany Sharp Gothic or "Steeple" Clock by Brewster and Ingrahams

Auction:
2431
Lot:
10
Sold for:
$563$475

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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, Clock, Clockmakers, Latin alphabet

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