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Lucius Bradley "Salem Bridge" Pillar and Scroll Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
511
Sold for:
$3,075$2,500

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

Description:

Lucius Bradley "Salem Bridge" Pillar and Scroll Clock, Watertown, Connecticut, c. 1825, the scroll-top mahogany case with turned, freestanding columns flanking the door, the lower tablet with reverse-painting and stencil on glass of a village scene, printed label inside case, painted wood Arabic numeral dial, brass, eight-day, time and strike movement powered by two compounded cast iron weights and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 32 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Floral dial decorations weak. Some paint loss on tablet. Restoration to side profile of both feet, scoll top restored.


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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Lucius Bradley, Connecticut, Watertown