03-06-2011 03-06-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2538B Boston
March 6, 2011 11:00 AMCalender

Federal Inlaid Mahogany Tall Case Clock

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2538B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 06, 2011 11:00AM


Federal Inlaid Mahogany Tall Case Clock, probably southeastern Massachusetts, c. 1805, the arched painted dial with seconds hand, calendar aperture, and floral spandrels, brass eight-day weight-powered movement with skeletonized plates, refinished, pendulum with brass-faced bob, cast iron weights, three original brass finials, (restoration), ht. 88 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

fretwork replaced, right side of base loose.