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Jonathan Frost Reverse Ogee Shelf Clock

Auction:
2903T
Lot:
1761
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2903T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 12, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Jonathan Frost Reverse Ogee Shelf Clock, Reading, Massachusetts, c. 1830, roman numeral painted wooden dial with raised gilt spandrels, gilt and black bordered upper glass and clear lower glass, J. Howe label reading in part "Extra Clocks, manufactured and sold by Jonathan Frost," thirty-hour time and strike wooden works movement, ht. 26 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-250

old grain-painted alligatored surface, movement and label in very good shape


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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Jonathan Frost Reverse Ogee, Jonathan Frost, Clocks, Mantel clock, Ogee, Striking clock

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