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Highly Figured Mahogany Veneer Tall Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
415
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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

Description:

Highly Figured Mahogany Veneer Tall Clock, England, c. 1815, the scroll-top hood with fleur-de-lis inlay at center, turned rosettes and finials, freestanding turned columns with brass Corinthian capitals flanking the Roman numeral painted iron dial with floral spandrels, arch with a pot of flowers and stenciled decoration, pierced gilt hands and false plate cast Walker & Hughes, banded inlaid tombstone-shaped waist door, lamb's tongue chamfered columns over the crotch mahogany veneered French-foot base, eight-day, time and hour strike movement, two cast iron weights and period pendulum, ht. 93 in.
Estimate $2,500-4,500


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, Walker