02-15-2009 02-15-2009
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2444 Boston
February 15, 2009 11:00 AMCalender
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Chippendale Cherry Tall Clock by Levi & Abel Hutchins

$9,480$8,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2444 Location: Boston Date / Time: February 15, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Chippendale Cherry Tall Clock by Levi & Abel Hutchins, Concord, New Hampshire, c. 1790, scroll top with carved rosettes, line inlay, 12 in. sheet brass engraved dial with Roman numerals and signed L & A Hutchins Concord, herringbone decoration around the perimeter, seconds bit, recessed date dial, tombstone shaped door with line inlay, base with similar decoration, bracket feet, eight-day time and strike rack and snail movement with two tin cased weights, strap brass pendulum rod and brass-faced bob, ht. 88 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Replaced bracket feet, tin weights are period but mismatched.

Keywords

Abel Hutchins, Cherry Tall Clock, New Hampshire