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Gothic Cathedral-form Skeleton Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
412
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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

Description:

Gothic Cathedral-form Skeleton Clock, England, c. 1850, pierced brass plates, skeletonized silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals, eight-day, chain-fusee, time and drop off strike movement regulated by a pendulum, mounted to a wooden base and housed in a glazed mahogany case, ht. 22 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Clock is presently running. Previous owner has affixed a lable to the case saying "J. L. & W. Smith & Sons..."


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

United Kingdom, L. & W. Smith & Sons.