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Custom Order E. Howard Keyhole Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
531
Sold for:
$7,995$6,500

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

Description:

Custom Order E. Howard Keyhole Clock, Boston, Massachusetts, c. 1875, mahogany case with black, gold, and red reverse-painted lower tablet and paper label on inside of door, 15-in. painted iron dial marked E. Howard & Co., Boston, eight-day brass movement marked as the dial, regulated by a pendulum and powered by a round-bottom cast iron weight, ht. 34 in.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

Clock appears to be all original except for replaced weight baffle. Slight paint loss on lower tablet.


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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Massachusetts, E. Howard & Co.