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Carved "Masonic" and "Odd Fellow" Shelf Clocks

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
574
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

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

Description:

Carved "Masonic" and "Odd Fellow" Shelf Clocks, Connecticut, c. 1870, the carved Masonic with columns and globes flanking the 3 1/2-in. Roman numeral dial, mirrored aperture window, punch decorated field with Masonic symbols throughout, thirty-hour time-only movement, label inside reading in part E.N. Welch; the Odd Fellow with heart and the hand above the 3 1/2-in. Roman numeral dial, thirty-hour time and strike movement, ht. 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

The "Odd Fellow" with replacement dial, the carved symbols are lifting from clock (needs to be reglued), wood restoration to both.


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