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April 28, 2017 10:00 AMCalender

S.B. Terry Mahogany Tavern Clock

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Auction: Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3003MLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: April 28, 2017 10:00AM


S.B. Terry Mahogany Tavern Clock, Terryville, Connecticut, c. 1840, mahogany case with turned wood bezel over the 11-in. painted wood roman numeral dial, flame mahogany wood panel lower door, unusual eight-day brass movement with square back plate, skeletonized circular front plate secured by tabs to the three pillars, powered by a lead weight and regulated by a pendulum, interior label reading in part Silas B. Terry. Horologist, ht. 35 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

label in very good condition, old surface, wood dial with some inpainting. Has weight and pendulum, no winding key.

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Silas B. Terry