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Marquetry Dutch Hood Clock

Auction:
2857M
Lot:
178
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2857M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 31, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Marquetry Dutch Hood Clock, c. 1800, mahogany case with floral marquetry throughout, dome-top hood with glazed arched door over the painted iron Roman numeral dial with a village scene in the arch and applied pressed brass four season spandrels, thirty-hour time, strike, and alarm movement regulated by a pendulum, ht. 53 in.
Estimate $400-600

Pulley and alarm weight missing. Movement wiil tick and strike but could use a cleaning.


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

Clocks, Marquetry, Pendulum, Spandrel, Woodworking