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Seth Thomas "Marcy" Wall Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
492
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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

Description:

Seth Thomas "Marcy" Wall Clock, Thomaston, Connecticut, c. 1885, the walnut case with full-length door, nickel bezel, 8 1/2-in. painted zinc Roman numeral dial, eight-day, spring-powered, time, quarter-strike on two bells and hour cathedral gong strike movement, damascened nickel pendulum bob and silvered beat scale, ht. 42 in.
Estimate $500-700

Missing center bottom finial. Dial has been repainted. Veneer losses to door edge.


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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Thomaston, Connecticut