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Vulliamy Oak Bracket Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
429
Sold for:
$3,321$2,700

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

Description:

Vulliamy Oak Bracket Clock, London, No. 1868, c. 1850, the pitched pediment case with fabric-backed wooden sound frets on the sides, door with round dial opening, heavy silvered bezel attached and blind fret below, 7-in. silvered Roman numeral dial marked Vulliamy, London, No. 1868, strike/silent at twelve, five-pillar, eight-day, chain fusee, time and strike movement with pull repeat marked as the dial, pendulum with T-bar suspension, rectangular rod and heavy brass-cased bob, ht. 18 in.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Clock is running at this time. One small piece missing from object left sound fret.


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

London, T-bar suspension