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 Beehive Clock by Brewster and Ingrahams

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

Description:

Mahogany Beehive Clock by Brewster and Ingrahams, Bristol, Connecticut, 1845-46, with 6 3/4 in. convex wooden dial with Roman numerals, etched lower tablet, green paper dust cover and overpaste retailer's label for J. J. and W. Beals Clock Establishment Boston, eight-day time and strike movement with rack and snail movement, main springs enclosed within iron frame, movement plate stamped Brewster and Ingrahams Bristol Ct, ht. 19 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Case refinished, veneer imperfections, replacement minute hand.

Keywords

Brewster Bristol Ct, Ingrahams Bristol Ct, Connecticut