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Joseph Mulliken Tall Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
455
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:

Joseph Mulliken Tall Clock, Concord, Massachusetts, c. 1800, the cherry fret-top case with fluted freestanding columns flanking the glazed door over the painted iron dial marked J. Mulliken/Concord with roses in the spandrels and a single tulip in the arch, fluted quarter-columns flank the rectangular waist door with banded, line, and mahogany ovolo inlays, the base with similar designs with an additional oval in the center, all on ogee bracket-foot base, eight-day time and hour-strike movement with period weights and pendulum, ht. 92 1/2 in.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Waist door top hinge not connected to door.


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.

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