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3500T Marlborough
November 13, 2020 12:00 PM - November 23, 2020 07:00 PMCalender

Paint-decorated Wooden Works Tall Clock

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3500T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 13, 2020 12:00PM


Paint-decorated Wooden Works Tall Clock, Riley Whiting, Winchester, Connecticut, c. 1831, the hood with flat cornice, paneled sides, and tombstone glazed door flanked by lambrequin corners opening to a white-painted wooden dial lettered with the maker's name and decorated with gilt-gesso spandrels, the arch with a scene of a town green, the seconds dial painted with blue drapery, with striking movement, on a dentil-molded waist lettered "SW" and dated "1831," with tombstone-shaped waist door, all on a molded and cutout bracket base, ht. 87 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

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Riley Whiting, Winchester