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Thomas Vernon Cottage Tall Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
419
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Thomas Vernon Cottage Tall Clock, Ludlow, England, c. 1760, flat-top hood with engaged columns flanking the 10-in. square composite dial with silvered chapter ring engraved Tho Vernon Ludlow, matted center, cast brass spandrels, and pierced single hand, narrow waist door above the two-part stepped molded base, brass, thirty-hour pull-up brass plate movement with countwheel strike, period pendulum and single iron weight, ht. 83 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Movement needs a cleaning and overhaul, dial with original silvering with losses


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

Ludlow, United Kingdom, Tho Vernon