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Iron-Front Wall Clock by the Terry Clock Company

Auction:
2431
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$652$550

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

Description:

Iron-Front Wall Clock by the Terry Clock Company, Waterbury, Connecticut, c. 1870, with black painted case, gilt decoration, paper on zinc dial with Roman numerals, reverse painted tablet of a rose on mustard-yellow ground, black and gold printed maker's label inside, and eight-day time and strike movement, ht. 19 1/2 in.

Note: This clock was called the "Octagon Top Drop" model in the 1875 Terry Clock Company catalogue.
Estimate $400-600

Gilt decoration on case strengthened, paper dial restored.

Keywords

Terry Clock Company, Connecticut, Waterbury, Clock

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