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Continental Walnut Veneered Quarter-chiming Table Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
425
Sold for:
$984$800

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

Description:

Continental Walnut Veneered Quarter-chiming Table Clock, probably Germany, c. 1730, the low caddy top surmounting the 8 1/2-in. brass composite Roman numeral dial with matted center, faux pendulum aperture, pierced steel hands, pewter spandrels, two-day duration brass movement with three going barrels, verge escapement, and two bells, ht. 17 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

Germany, steel hands