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Eli Terry Jr. Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
509
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

Eli Terry Jr. Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock, Terrysville, Connecticut, c. 1825, the mahogany scroll top case with freestanding columns flanking the full length door, the upper section over the painted wood Roman numeral dial (replaced), the lower section a reverse-painted tablet of a coastal scene, maker's label on inside backboard, wood, thirty-hour, time and strike movement powered by two cast iron weights and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 31 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Scrolls repaired. Lower tablet repainted. Label appears to be a reproduction.


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

Eli Terry Jr., Connecticut, Terrysville