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S. B. Terry Bevel Front Mahogany Shelf Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
555
Sold for:
$984$800

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

Description:

S. B. Terry Bevel Front Mahogany Shelf Clock, Terry's Ville, Connecticut, c. 1840, the door with half-round door moldings frame the reverse-painted lower tablet depicting a classical Greek revival building and heart-shaped pendulum aperture, printed paper on wood Roman numeral dial marked Silas B. Terry/ Terry's Ville Conn., brass, thirty-hour, "upside down," time and strike movement, with two cast iron weights and pendulum, ht. 24 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Some inpainting on glass.


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Silas B. Terry, Connecticut