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2946M Marlborough
October 27, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Unsigned New Hampshire Birch Tall Clock

Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: October 28, 2016 10:00AM


Unsigned New Hampshire Birch Tall Clock, c. 1790, swan's neck hood with swelled freestanding columns flanking the two-part brass roman numeral dial with a floral spray design in the arch and spandrels, recessed seconds bit, and calendar aperture, tombstone-shaped door, all resting on a bracket foot base with central carved fan, eight-day time and hour strike movement with half-moon plates, brass-cased weights, and wooden pendulum rod, ht. 87 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

pendulum bob and rod not attached, finials replacements, feet original

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