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Winterhalder & Hofmeier Westminster Chime Bracket Clock

Auction:
2857M
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Winterhalder & Hofmeier Westminster Chime Bracket Clock, Germany, c. 1900, dome-top mahogany case with pineapple finials, fabric-backed, pierced brass, side sound frets, all on scroll feet, composite brass dial with matted center, silvered Roman numeral chapter ring and subsidiary fast/slow dial in the arch, eight-day time, strike, and Westminster chime on gongs, movement, regulated by a pendulum, ht. 16 in.
Estimate $400-600

Clock ticks and chimes but chime sequence needs adjustment.


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

Germany, Black Forest, Chime, Clock, Clockmakers, Clocks, Finial, Westminster Quarters, Winterhalder & Hofmeier