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Eli Terry & Son Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock

Auction:
3003M
Lot:
124
Sold for:
$400$325

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3003M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 28, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Eli Terry & Son Pillar and Scroll Shelf Clock, Plymouth, Connecticut, c. 1825, scroll-top case, freestanding turned columns flank the full-length glazed door, painted wood arabic numeral dial with raised gilt and floral corner decoration, lower reverse-painted tablet with gilt border and pendulum aperture, printed maker's label inside, with pendulum bob and two iron weights, ht. 31 1/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Nice old surface. Original lower glass with losses. Paint loss to dial. Original feet and fret. Loss to object right plinth cap. Three finials, winding key, door key pendulum bob and two weight pulley covers.


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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Plymouth, Bob, Clock, Clockmakers, Clocks, Decorative arts, Eli Terry, Mantel clock, Pendulum, Pendulums, Scroll, Visual arts