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J. Evans Miniature Bedside Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
394
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

J. Evans Miniature Bedside Clock, 89 Mount Street, Grosvenor Square, London, c. 1880, the enameled Roman numeral dial with spade hands, winding arbor, and signed as above all enclosed in a turned brass bezel, three-quarter-plateplate watch movement engraved J. Evans/ No. 14116/ 89 Mount Street/Berkeley Square, raised pallet cock with ruby endstone, two arm bi-metallic balance wheel and regulation lever, all supported on a mahogany case with banded, line and oval inlay in the waist flanked by stylized satin wood fans on a green ground, the raised base with similar banded and line inlays enclosing a central diamond, all on a molded base, ht. 7 in.
Estimate $400-600

movement appears to be complete, although presently not running.


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.

Keywords

London, Grosvenor Square, Mount Street/Berkeley Square