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Large Iron Case Ithaca Calendar Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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

Description:

Large Iron Case Ithaca Calendar Clock, Ithaca, New York, c. 1865, the iron front case with floral painting on zinc between the two paper on zinc dials, wooden back with most of the maker's label on the outside, H. B. Horton's patent calendar mechanism, thirty-day, brass, double-spring, time-only movement regulated by a brass-faced pendulum bob, ht. 21 in.
Estimate $700-900

Upper dial pan and dial appear to be original. Calendar dial pan has extra holes. Roller covers quite dark. No losses to iron front.


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

Ithaca