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Miniature Rosewood Beehive Clock by J.C. Brown

Auction:
2431
Lot:
74
Sold for:
$3,081

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

Description:

Miniature Rosewood Beehive Clock by J.C. Brown, Forestville, Connecticut, with 5 3/4 in. dia. painted zinc dial, lower tablet with transfer and paint-decorated flowers, printed retailer's label inside backboard stating Spring Thirty Hour Brass Clocks Manufactured by Daniel Pratt and Sons Reading Mass., and 30-hour time, bell-strike and alarm movement stamped J.C. Brown Forestville Ct. USA, ht. 15 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

Case refinished, replacement hour hand.

Keywords

paint-decorated flowers, Connecticut, Forestville, Daniel Pratt and Sons, United States, Clock, Clock face, Clocks, Horology

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