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Chauncey Boardman Triple Fusee Steeple Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
559
Sold for:
$400$325

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

Description:

Chauncey Boardman Triple Fusee Steeple Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1848, mahogany case with beveled door molding, lower tablet a Fenn glass of an eagle (cracked), painted zinc dial, printed maker's label inside, brass, thirty-hour, time, strike, and alarm movement with three wooden fusees, ht. 20 in.
Estimate $400-600

Case in original finish with some veneer chips along the base. Clock needs attention in order to operate.


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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Connecticut