07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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James Snelling Eight-day Long Case Clock

$1,593$1,300
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

James Snelling Eight-day Long Case Clock, London, c. 1750, with brass composite dial with Roman numeral chapter ring, matted center, applied brass spandrels, and maker's boss in the arch, eight-day time and strike weight-powered movement with weights and pendulum, oak case with later Japanned decoration, approx. ht. 93 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Later Japanned case with nicks, chips, and scratches, particularly along edges.

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James Snelling Eight-day, London