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Seth Thomas "Lincoln" Shelf Clock

Auction:
2857M
Lot:
309
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Seth Thomas "Lincoln" Shelf Clock, Thomaston, Connecticut, c. 1895, flat-top mahogany case with four turned finials, full-length glazed door flanked by flat reeded columns, 8-in. painted zinc Roman numeral dial marked S T, eight-day, time and strike movement with trapezoidal plates marked with company trademark and location, powered by two brass-cased weights and regulated by a pendulum with wood rod and damascened nickel-faced bob, ht. 27 in.
Estimate $250-350

Clock ticks and strikes. Some inpainting on dial.

clock ticks and strikes. some inpainting on dial


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

Bob, Mantel clock, Nickel, Pendulums, Seth Thomas, Thomas Jefferson, Thomaston, Thomaston, Connecticut