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Sylvester Clarke Salem Bridge Shelf Clock

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
512
Sold for:
$584$475

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

Description:

Sylvester Clarke Salem Bridge Shelf Clock, Salem Bridge, Connecticut, c. 1830, flat-top mahogany case with full-length door flanked by flat pilasters and Corinthian capitals, painted iron Roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds, brass, eight-day, time and strike, "Salem Bridge" movement, compounded weights and a pendulum, ht. 28 1/2 in.
Estimate $900-1,200

Lower tablet replaced with paper picture. Veneer chip below door key is off but present. Some veneer loss to case, Paw feet missing two toes and one is broken but with the clock


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

Salem Bridge, Connecticut, Lower tablet