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Jerome Ripple Front Wall Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
561
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Description:

Jerome Ripple Front Wall Clock, New Haven, Connecticut, c. 1850, the rosewood and mahogany ripple molded short drop octagon case with carved side "ears,"12-in. painted zinc Roman numeral dial, eight-day, spring-powered, time and strike movement with the smaller strike spring mounted between brass caps and hooked to the center pillar post, ht. 22 in.
Estimate $300-500

Dial and case in original finish. Veneer repair to object upper right. Movement ticks and strikes but should be cleaned and lubricated.


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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New Haven, Connecticut