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Samuel Harley Mahogany and Oak Tall Case Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
421
Sold for:
$1,169$950

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

Description:

Samuel Harley Mahogany and Oak Tall Case Clock, Shropshire, England, c. 1790, the swan's neck pediment with carved rosettes, floral-decorated glass panels above the glazed hood door, fluted freestanding columns flanking the silvered Roman numeral dial engraved Samuel Harley Salop above the moon's age in the arch, mythological animal engraved spandrels, seconds bit and calendar aperture, serpentine-top full-length waist door flanked by fluted quarter columns above the raised panel base, all resting on ogee bracket feet, brass, eight-day, time and strike movement, pendulum and two cast iron weights, ht. 94 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

floral decorated glass on hood appears to be a victorian addition, moon's age dial repainted


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

Samuel Harley Mahogany, Shropshire, United Kingdom, Samuel Harley Salop