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Seth Thomas Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Auction:
2857M
Lot:
292
Sold for:
$431$350

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

Description:

Seth Thomas Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock, Plymouth, Connecticut, c. 1825, scroll-top case, freestanding turned columns flanking the full-length glazed door, painted wooden dial with Arabic numerals and raised gilt decorations, lower reverse-painted tablet with gilt border and pendulum aperture, printed maker's label inside stating in part Patent Clocks, made and sold by Seth Thomas, Plymouth, Conn., thirty-hour time and strike, wooden movement with pendulum bob, and two iron weights, ht. 31 in.
Estimate $700-900

Original talet with paint loss, original feet and scrolls, Tip of one scroll 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.

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Plymouth, Connecticut, Seth Thomas Pillar, Scroll Shelf Clock, Seth Thomas