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Aaron Sellman Kingwood Quarter-chiming Library Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
426
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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

Description:

Aaron Sellman Kingwood Quarter-chiming Library Clock, 44 Norman Road, St. Leonards, Sussex, c. 1850, the case with elaborately carved scrolls and leaves with veneered case conforming to the case facade, the Gothic glazed door opens to the silvered brass Roman numeral dial signed A. Sellman, St. Leonards., delicate engraved spandrels and Chime-Silent dial in the arch, eight-day time, strike and quarter chime fusee movement on eight bells and hour strike on a gong, regulated by a pendulum, ht. 25 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000


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Keywords

St. Leonards, Library Clock, Aaron Sellman Kingwood, Sussex