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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2640B Boston
March 3, 2013 10:00AMCalender
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Federal Cherry Inlaid Shelf Clock

$5,700$4,750
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2640B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 03, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Federal Cherry Inlaid Shelf Clock, Joseph Loring, Sterling, Massachusetts, 1805-10, white-painted and gilt iron kidney dial lettered "JOSEPH LORING," with a brass, eight-day, weight-driven movement, refinished, (restoration), ht. 37, wd. 12 3/4, dp. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

fretwork may be replaced, repaired crack to base with fill, missing small part of skirt, crack to one foot.


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Keywords

Joseph Loring, Massachusetts, Sterling