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Mahogany Empire Shelf Clock by Eli Terry, Jr. & Company

Auction:
2431
Lot:
7
Sold for:
$1,185$1,000

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

Description:

Mahogany Empire Shelf Clock by Eli Terry, Jr. & Company, Terrysville, Connecticut, c. 1835, with full-length glazed door with looking glass, painted wooden dial with Roman numerals, printed maker's label inside backboard, thirty-hour brass time and strike movement with arched plates, wooden winding drums, count wheel mounted on great wheel, pendulum and two iron weights, ht. 22 3/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

Dial has been cleaned, gilding in numerals enhanced.

Keywords

Jr. & Company, Eli Terry , Jr., Connecticut, Terrysville, Clock, Clockmakers, Clocks, Eli Terry, Movement, Pendulum

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