Grain-painted Gallery Timepiece
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 15, 2010 10:00AM
Grain-painted Gallery Timepiece, Brewster and Ingrahams, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1840, the molded case housing a convex wooden painted dial, eight-day brass spring-driven movement, bird's-eye maple graining over earlier gilt, (imperfections), dia. 19 in.
Provenance: Purportedly from the Warner, New Hampshire, Town Hall.
The molded door has been broken and repaired, with key and pendulum.