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Small Austrian Bronze Pillar Clock

Auction:
2966T
Lot:
1066
Sold for:
$160$130

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Auction:
Sale #2966T - 2966T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
December 07, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Small Austrian Bronze Pillar Clock, late 19th/early 20th century, circular dial supported by a pair of columns surmounted by birds atop, the base with lions flanking decalogue, raised on a rectangular base with Hebrew inscription, (losses), ht. 5 1/2, lg. 4 3/4 in.
From the Collection of Congregation Mishkan Tefila
Estimate $200-400

Entered the collection c. 1941. Lacking pendulum, clock hands.


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

Bible, Christianity and Judaism, Column, Earthquake engineering, Structural system, Ten Commandments