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English Quarter-striking Skeleton Clock

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
606
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

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

Description:

English Quarter-striking Skeleton Clock, last quarter 19th century, pierced 7 1/2-in. silvered Roman numeral chapter ring, skeletonized plates, eight-day chain fusee time and quarter striking movement, brass pendulum, oval ebonized base and glass dome, ht. 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Clock running and striking. Slight rust on hands. Original wooden base is repainted.


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