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Twenty Titles on Antique Clocks and Furniture

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
503
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Twenty Titles on Antique Clocks and Furniture, including Brooks Palmer, The Book of American Clocks (1966) and A Treasury of American Clocks (1967), Wallace Nutting, The Clock Book (1935), Penrose Hoopes, Connecticut Clock Makers of the Eighteenth Century (1930), Kenneth D. Roberts, The Contributions of Joseph Ives to Connecticut Clock Technology, 1810-1862 (1970), and Eli Terry and the Connecticut Shelf Clock (1973), Chris H. Bailey, Two Hundred Years of American Clocks and Watches, Charles S. Parsons, New Hampshire Clocks and Clockmakers, Bishop and Distin, The American Clock, Dworetsky and Dickstein, Horology Americana, Petrucelli and Sposato, American Banjo Clocks, Chipman P. Ela, The Banjo Timepiece, Battison and Kane, The American Clock, 1725-1865, Husher and Welch, A Study of Simon Willard's Clocks, Robinson and Burt, The Willard House and Clock Museum and The Willard Family of Clockmakers, Paul J. Foley, Willard's Patent Time Pieces, G. H. Baillie, Brittens Old Clocks and Watches and Their Makers(7th Edition, 1956), and Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World (1969), Joseph K. Ott, Rhode Island Furniture, 1730-1810: The John Brown House Loan Exhibition, Wallace Nutting Period Furniture (pamphlet, unknown date), and Warren H. Niebling, History of the American Watch Case.
Estimate $300-500


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.

Keywords

Brooks Palmer, Wallace Nutting, Kenneth D. Roberts, Joseph Ives, Eli Terry, Chris H. Bailey, Charles S. Parsons, New Hampshire, Simon Willard, Robinson, Burt, Clock Museum, Paul J. Foley, Joseph K. Ott, Warren H. Niebling