07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00 AMCalender
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English Oak Long Case Clock

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

English Oak Long Case Clock, 19th century, the works signed Neddey Wells, Leeds, the case with swan's neck cresting, spire and ball finial, and arched door, enclosing works fitted with a two-train movement, sweep seconds hand, lunar indicator, and signed in the arch, the case with shaped mid-case door and plinth base, ht. 84 in.
Estimate $500-700

pinwheel with losses to swan's neck cresting. glass panel cracked to door. dirty and dry finish with uneven color. corossion and pitting to all metal mounts (one cracked). works apparently complete, with two weights and pendulum.

Keywords

Leeds, metal mounts