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Fitzpatrick Mahogany Tall Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
422
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 01, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Fitzpatrick Mahogany Tall Clock, Dublin, Ireland, c. 1790, the pitch-pediment top with carved Greek key decoration above the blind fretwork, 13-in. brass Roman numeral dial marked Fitzpatrick Dublin with cast-brass spandrels, glazed hood door flanked by fluted engaged quarter columns with Corinthian capitals, serpentine waist door, all resting on a raised panel base, and ogee bracket feet, eight-day time and strike, brass movement, period pendulum and two iron weights, ht. 92 in.
Estimate $1,000-2,000

Base with od repairs,old finish on case, movement needs cleaning,


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