03-06-2011 03-06-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2538B Boston
March 6, 2011 10:00 AMCalender
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Walnut Carved Tall Case Clock

$5,629$4,750
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2538B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 06, 2011 11:00AM

Description:

Walnut Carved Tall Case Clock, George Hoff, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, c. 1774, brass dial with silvered chapter ring engraved "George Hoff Lancaster," brass and iron weight-powered thirty-hour pull-up movement, the waist door with decorative carving and initials and date "JK/1774," old surface, with pendulum and two small cast lead weights, (imperfections, restoration to base), ht. 88 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

base with restoration, lacks spandrels on dial, carved crest added and now removed.

Keywords

Lancaster, George Hoff, Pennsylvania