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Silas Hoadley Miniature Alarm Timepiece

Auction:
2760M
Lot:
517
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Silas Hoadley Miniature Alarm Timepiece, Plymouth, Connecticut, c. 1840, solid scrolled splat, three-quarter-columns flanking the wooden dial with Arabic numerals and looking glass below, paper dust cover and printed maker's label inside stating First Quality Timepieces with Alarm, Pivots bushed with Ivory, Manufactured by Silas Hoadley, Plymouth, Conn., thirty-hour time and alarm movement with two weights and pendulum, ht. 25 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Case refinished. Label dark with slight losses along bottom edge. Mirror coating crackled.


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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