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John Birge Triple-decker Shelf Clock

Auction:
3295M
Lot:
224
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3295M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 11, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

John Birge Triple-decker Shelf Clock, made for George Mitchell, Bristol, Connecticut, carved eagle splat and half columns on top and bottom doors, turned full columns flank the mirrored midsection, interior maker's label, eight-day strap brass movement powered by two cast iron weights, ht. 36 in.
Estimate $200-400

two splat chimneys are replacements, Splat off but but with the clock. Paint loss on lower door glass.


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