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

Auction:
2431
Lot:
20
Sold for:
$237$200

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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 & Ingrahams, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1850, painted zinc dial with Roman numerals and signed Brewster and Ingrahams Bristol Connecticut US, silver leaf transfer-decorated glass depicting a balloon ascension, printed maker's label inside case, 30-hour time and strike rear center-mountd count wheel, iron backplate and mainspring enclosure, front plate of movement inscribed Brewster and Ingrahams Ct. USA 838, ht. 20 in.
Estimate $200-250

Replacement dial, old surface on old finish, minor veneer imperfections and replacement minute hand.

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Brewster Ct, Ingrahams Ct, Connecticut, Ingrahams Bristol Connecticut, Brewster Bristol Connecticut, United States

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