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Levi and Abel Hutchins Tall Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
470
Sold for:
$15,990$13,000

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Levi and Abel Hutchins Tall Clock, Concord, New Hampshire, c. 1790, the maple scroll-top case with carved rosettes, free-standing columns flanking the arched and glazed hood door over the five-piece engraved sheet brass dial with Roman numerals and signed in the arch Levi & Abel Hutchins, Concord, tombstone-shaped waist door and bracket foot base, eight-day time and hour-strike movement powered by two tin-cased weights and regulated by a brass-faced pendulum, ht. 86 1/2 in.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Old case surface, feet are probable old replacements, finials, hands, weights, pendulum, brass dial in old surface.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Levi Hutchins Tall Clock, New Hampshire, Abel Hutchins