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Silas Hoadley Carved Shelf Clock

Auction:
2802T
Lot:
1100
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2802T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 21, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Silas Hoadley Carved Shelf Clock, Plymouth, Connecticut, c. 1830, mahogany case with carved eagle splat and foliate half columns flanking the full-length door, mirrored midsection, lower glass with "Time is Money" surrounding the pendulum aperture, wood, thirty-hour time, strike, and alarm, "upside down" movement, with three cast iron weights and a pendulum, ht. 37 in.
Estimate $400-600

Top of clock is missing finial plinths. Lower glass is cracked. Object right front foot missing one toe. Hands are replacements.


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

Plymouth, Time is Money, Connecticut