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Lucius Bradley Eight-day Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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

Description:

Lucius Bradley Eight-day Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock, Watertown, Connecticut, 1825, the scroll top mahogany case with turned, freestanding columns flanking the door, the lower tablet a reverse painting on glass of a garden scene, printed label inside case, the painted Roman numeral dial marked Lucius B. Bradley, Watertown, Ct., brass, eight-day, time and strike movement powered by two compounded cast iron weights and regulated by a pendulum ht. 32 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Lower tablet cracked and backed by a pine board, slight paint flaking on dial, feet and scrolls appear to be the original, label in good condition, turned wood finials accompany the clock but do not fit existing holes.


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

Watertown, Connecticut, Scroll Shelf Clock, Lucius B. Bradley, Lower tablet, slight paint flaking