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J.C. Brown Mahogany Ripple Front Steeple Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
567
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

J.C. Brown Mahogany Ripple Front Steeple Clock, Forestville, Connecticut, the mahogany veneered case with ripple front frames, the lower enclosing a reverse painted country side themed tablet, painted zinc Roman numeral dial, marked J.C. Brown Forestville, Ct., printed maker's label inside, eight-day time and strike movement, ht. 20 in.
Estimate $300-500

Retouched dial and signature faint. One small veneer chip along back edge of top. Lower glass repainted. Clock ticks and strikes but is in need of an overhaul.


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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Forestville, Connecticut