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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2910M Marlborough
June 16, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Seth Thomas Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock and a Waterbury Steeple Clock

Auction: Discovery - 2910M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: June 16, 2016 10:00AM


Seth Thomas Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock and a Waterbury Steeple Clock, Connecticut, scroll-top case, freestanding turned columns, painted wooden arabic numeral dial with raised gilt decorations, lower reverse-painted tablet with gilt border and pendulum aperture, printed maker's label inside, thirty-hour time and strike, wooden movement with pendulum bob, and two iron weights; a rosewood veneered steeple clock with replaced paper dial, eagle and flag decorated lower glass, eight-day, time and strike movement, ht. 20 to 28 in.
Estimate $300-500

shrinkage cracks and chipping to veneer of the door, a repair to the skirt, and some losses to the painted surface of the dial, new reverse-painted panel, patches and replacement to scrolled pediment

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Seth Thomas, Thomas Pillar