Condition Report For Lot# 557 :
(1) The case retains its original finish, which has darkened. There is some veneer bubbling along the base. The painted dial is original with some loss at the screw holes. The hands are original as are the upper and lower glasses. The movement is signed. There is no pendulum bob. Ht 25 1/2". (2) The case still has original finish. There are veneer chips in several locations. The painted dial is original with minor loss at the pin clamps and some minor flaking. The hands are period and may be original. The movement is signed. The label is excellent. The upper door glass is original and the lower stenciled tablet is very good although the black backing has significantly flaked. Ht 25"