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Two American Transitional Shelf Clocks

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
195
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Two American Transitional Shelf Clocks, William D. Rapp, a stenciled splat Philadelphia shelf clock with half-turned full-length columns flanking the arabic numeral painted wooden dial, carved front feet and interior label reading in part, "Rapp's Patent Improved Clocks/No. 256 Race St. between 7th & 8th Ave., Philadelphia"; and a carved splat and column Riley Whiting shelf clock, both with thirty-hour wooden works movements, ht. 26 and 31 in.
Estimate $200-300


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Keywords

Clock, Mantel clock, Splat