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J.C. Brown Ripple Ogee Gothic Rosewood Shelf Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
565
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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

Description:

J.C. Brown Ripple Ogee Gothic Rosewood Shelf Clock, c. 1845, the four-spire rosewood veneered case with ripple front frames, the lower enclosing an etched gothic themed tablet, painted zinc Roman numeral dial, printed maker's label on backboard, eight-day time and strike movement, ht.20 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Some touch up to dial around center and winding arbors. Two spires with slight losses to tips. Label with some losses along bottom edge.Shadow of manufacture's name and location on dial.


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