11-01-2008 11-02-2008
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2431 Boston
November 1, 2008 3:00PMCalender
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Mahogany Mirror Wall Clock Attributed to Samuel Abbott

$504$425
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2431 Location: Boston Date / Time: November 01, 2008 3:00PM

Description:

Mahogany Mirror Wall Clock Attributed to Samuel Abbott, Montpelier, Vermont, c. 1840, with reverse-painted splat and dial-opening, stenciled half columns flanking the full-length door with looking glass, 7 3/4 in. painted iron dial with Roman numerals, and eight-day time only weight-powered movement with approximately 12 in. pendulum length, ht. 32 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Reverse-painted splat, dial glass and looking glass are replacements, dial is repainted, period cast iron weight.

Keywords

Samuel Abbott, Vermont, Montpelier