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Seth Thomas "Suez" Wall Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
494
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Seth Thomas "Suez" Wall Clock, Thomaston, Connecticut, c. 1885, cherry case with gallery top and shelf base, full-length glazed door marked J. P. Reilly, Jeweler, Clarksdale, Miss, painted zinc Roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds, eight-day, spring-powered, time and strike movement marked with Seth Thomas name, logo, and Pat'd. Dec. 28, 1875, SUEZ, and regulated by a pendulum with a wooden rod and a damascened brass-faced bob, ht. 44 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Dial has been repainted. Restoration to top and base.


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

Thomaston, Connecticut, Seth Thomas, Suez