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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2890M Marlborough
April 29, 2016 10:00 AMCalender
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Standard Box Skeleton Clock by Ithaca Calendar Clock Company

 
Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2890M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: April 29, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Standard Box Skeleton Clock by Ithaca Calendar Clock Company, Ithaca, New York, c. 1870, carved swag-decorated finial atop the walnut case with ebony trim, and arched-top glass case panels, roman numeral skeletonized 4 1/8-in. dia. silvered time dial, 6-in. dia. calendar dial with arabic numerals, printed silver and black day and month drums, eight-day time and count wheel strike movement, and regulated by a pendulum, ht. 22 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Original finish, Some losses to original roller covers. Small loss to very top of crest. Has pendulum and winding key.


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