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Federal Mahogany Tall Clock by Samuel Mulliken

Auction:
2444
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$4,740$4,000

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2444
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Federal Mahogany Tall Clock by Samuel Mulliken, Salem, Massachusetts, scroll top, brass stop-fluted freestanding columns flanking the 12 in. painted iron "Osborne" dial, with country scene in the arch, plural spandrels, Roman numerals, and signed Sam.l Mulliken, tombstone-shaped door flanked by brass stop-fluted quarter columns, raised panel base on a two-stage base molding, eight-day time and strike movement with rack and snail, two tin-cased weights, and pendulum with wooden rod, ht. 90 1/2 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Scrolls repaired but original, case refinished and lacking feet, period pendulum and weights.

Keywords

Samuel Mulliken, Massachusetts, Salem, Pendulum

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