AUCTION : 0518

Instruments 

Clock, Watch, Jewelry, Nautical Instruments & Antiques Auction

Clocks & Clockmaker's Shop featuring rare French Industrial Series
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:30am: LOTS 1 - 598
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am. Limited Watch Preview Extended Until 12pm.

Precision Timepieces, Important Watches, Nautical Instruments, Marine Clocks, Jewelry & Antiques
Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10am: LOTS 599 - 1192
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am & Sunday, May 20 at 8am to 9:45am 
 

The Manchester Downtown Hotel (formerly the Radisson Hotel), Manchester, NH

Clocks VII

Lot#: 391

DESCRIPTION: C. & N. Jerome, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight brass movement round side shelf clock.
CONDITION: Mahogany veneered case in original finish has a veneer repair and a couple chips on the base. Some small veneer loss just below the cornice. Door lock is missing. Original painted dial, hands and William B. Fenn-style tablets. Original card label inside.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $475
CIRCA: 1839
DIMENSIONS: 22in x 15in x 4.75in

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Lot#: 392

DESCRIPTION: Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., Steeple shelf clock with a 30 hour, time and strike fusee movement in a mahogany veneered case.
CONDITION: The case has been refinished with multiple veneer repairs. The dial has been repainted. The minute hand is new. The door glasses are original. The inside label is excellent.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $190
CIRCA: 1848
DIMENSIONS: 19.75in x 10.0in x 4.0in

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Lot#: 393

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, "Tambour No. 15" mantel clock, 8 day, time only, spring-driven balance wheel movement in a tambour-form polished brass case, 4 inch signed silvered dial with Arabic numerals, and blued steel spade hands, movement serial number 214906.
CONDITION: the heavy brass case has a slightly dark patina. Some glue or lacquer residue around the back door. Silvered dial is in good condition as is the convex beveled glass. Movement ticks briskly, but was not tested long term.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $180
CIRCA: 1935
DIMENSIONS: 7.5in x 12.75in x 4.25in

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Lot#: 394

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., "12E Deck & Engine Room Clock", 8 day, time only, spring driven movement with jeweled lever escapement and center seconds in a black phenolic case with hinged bezel, 8.5 inch white dial signed "U.S. Government" with 12 and 24 hour markers, blued steel spade hands, all mounted to a molded hardwood backer, movement serial number 871004, c1992.
CONDITION: Black phenolic case has just barely started to develop the typical uneven surface finish. Dial has a slight amount of wear around the winding arbor. The clock is not centered on the wood backer, which has a few losses on the left side. The movement ticks briskly. Dimensions include wood backer board.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $250
CIRCA: 1992
DIMENSIONS: 11.5in x 11.5in x 4in

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Lot#: 395

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., "Mark I Deck Clock", 8 day, time only, spring-driven balance wheel movement with subsidiary seconds and rear wind in a black phenolic case with a 5.5 inch black dial reading in part "U.S. Navy / 1942", original wall mounting plate, serial number 392149, dated 1942.
CONDITION: Black phenolic case has a bit of hazy mottling, which is not uncommon. The black dial is in very good condition The luminous paint on the hands and hour markers had turned very dark. The movement ticks briskly.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $375
CIRCA: 1942
DIMENSIONS: 8.5in x 8.5in x 3.75in

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Lot#: 396

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., marine clock, 8 day, time and ship's strike, spring driven jeweled balance wheel movement in a brass case with screw-on bezel and 5.5 inch silvered dial with blued steel Breguet style hands.
CONDITION: The heavy brass case has a nice old patina. The bezel is considerably brighter than the case, so was polished more recently or did not start life with the rest of the case. Signed silvered dial is in good condition with just a hint of yellowing in spots. Steel hands have a small amount of oxidation. The escape wheel arbor has a broken pivot on the pinion end. Early signed movement is serial number 24157, which matches the number stamped on the back of the case.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $450
CIRCA: 1907
DIMENSIONS: 7.5in x 7.5in x 3.5in

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Lot#: 397

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co.. Boston, Mass., 8 day, spring brass lever movement ward or engine room wall timepiece, serial #590918
CONDITION: Polished cast brass case with a screw on bezel has a couple surface scratches. Original silvered dial has some minor surface stains and a couple of scratches. Original hands.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $250
CIRCA: 1953
DIMENSIONS: 7.25in x 7.25in x 2.5in

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Lot#: 398

DESCRIPTION: Chinese reproduction of a Ferris Wheel falling ball gravity mystery timepiece. The balls move down an inclined plain through the top of clock on the Ferris wheel and supply weight to run the clock. The balls exit the case and fall into a draw below to be placed on the rack to keep the clock going.
CONDITION: Hardwood case in nice condition has couple small dings on the case corners. Perfect dial and original hands. The small dial below the time dial is a hygrometer. This timepiece is numbered 628.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $400
CIRCA: 2012
DIMENSIONS: 21.5in x 10.5in x 8in

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Lot#: 399

DESCRIPTION: E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., "Ionic", 8 day, spring brass movement double dial wall timepiece with B. B. Lewis patent calendar.
CONDITION: Rosewood veneered case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial has some slight staining at the winding arbor and now has a clear coat to protect the paint. Original calendar dial. Original hands. Clean label inside.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $800
CIRCA: 1880
DIMENSIONS: 22in x 13.25in x 4in

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Lot#: 400

DESCRIPTION: E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., premium model made expressly for the Lovell Manufacturing Co., Philadelphia. This is a shelf clock with a spring driven, 8 day, time and strike movement with a simple calendar mechanism in a walnut case.
CONDITION: The case is in good condition with most of the original finish now gone. The original paper dial shows wear. The hands are original. The movement is signed. There is a partial label inside the case which states " ... manufactured for the Lovell Manufacturing Co.".
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $120
CIRCA: 1885
DIMENSIONS: 21.0in x 16.0in x 5.25in

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Lot#: 401

DESCRIPTION: E. N. Welch Mfg. Co., Forestville, Conn., "Falka", 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement shelf clock.
CONDITION: Walnut case in nice condition in original finish. Original painted dial has some soiling around the winding arbors. Original tablet, hands. It has a nice Jacot 1877 patent pendulum which is found on some Welch models. Partial label on the back.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
PRICE SOLD: $130
CIRCA: 1885
DIMENSIONS: 23.25in x 15in x 5in

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Lot#: 402

DESCRIPTION: E. Terry & Sons, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement half column & splat shelf clock.
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in original finish in nice condition has a small repair on the base and the top corners. Original painted dial shows wear to the chapter ring and numbers and someone has enlarged the center hole. Original stencils, hands and tablet. Nice label inside.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $275
CIRCA: 1830
DIMENSIONS: 29in x 17.5in x 4.5in

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Lot#: 403

DESCRIPTION: E. Terry & Sons, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement pillar & scroll shelf clock.
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in original finish has some loss at the cross strip and slight damage on a tip on the skirt. Original scrolls and feet. Original Chinese scene tablet, but has a crack. Original painted dial has scattered loss and is very dirty. Key escutcheon missing. Original hands, finials and movement. Clean label inside. With a few repairs and dial cleaning this will be a nice example.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $400
CIRCA: 1825

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Lot#: 404

DESCRIPTION: Eagle Manufacturing Co., Portsoken, England, 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement Venetian style mantel clock.
CONDITION: Rosewood and rosewood veneered case in the manner of a Venetian-style American cases. It is in nice condition in original finish has a small chip on the bottom right corner. Painted dial on copper is original and has age darkened with some surface stains. The American made movement has some solder repairs on the front plate that will need some attention. Original hands and tablet. Nice label on the back. E.J. Taylor, in his book "American Clocks for the Collector", neatly brackets the possibilities for the site of this PORTSOKEN and identifies a likely entrepreneur who acted as a London agent for U.S. made movements. The agent, William Holloway in Jerome's time, later becomes Nelson J. Holloway & Co., and seems to specialize in fitting U. S. movements into English cases. Portsoken is a ward in the city of London and site of the Holloway offices. An interesting Anglo-American clock.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $120
CIRCA: 1850
DIMENSIONS: 17.25in x 11in x 4.5in

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Lot#: 405

DESCRIPTION: Eli & Samuel Terry, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement pillar & scroll shelf clock.
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in an old finish. Both scroll ears have been repaired. The feet show repairs and may be replaced along with the skirt as it is thicker than usual. Period wood dial plate has been repainted. Wood movement is period, but not by Samuel Terry who made all the movements for this firm. Original tablet has scattered loss. Original hands and a nice set of original finials. Paper label inside has some staining. Metal dust cover on the back is missing. This firm only existed 1824-1827 and Eli Terry was a silent partner.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $300
CIRCA: 1825
DIMENSIONS: 29.5in x 17.5in x 4.5in

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Lot#: 406

DESCRIPTION: Ellicott & Smith, 17 Royal Exchange, London, a regency rosewood bracket timepiece, round top case with turned finial on a molded base with turned feet, sides with glazed, fish scale fret, signed Roman numeral silvered dial with blued steel hands and pointer for regulation, single train fusee movement with recoil escapement and rise and fall regulator, the back plate signed and with wheatear engraved border
CONDITION: case with minor splits and lifting veneer, both doors with minor warp, dial with tarnish and staining, dial feet moved, rise and fall regulator added, engraving on back plate added
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $425
CIRCA: 1820
DIMENSIONS: 14.5in x 8.75in x 5.5in

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Lot#: 407

DESCRIPTION: England, for Theodore B. Starr, New York, ebonized, quarter striking bracket clock, the molded base with gilt scroll feet, gilt, fluted columns supporting the cornice and dome top, and flanking the cast, foliate bezel and composite dial with Roman numeral chapter ring and strike selector in the arch, sides with pierced frets and carrying handles, top with five pineapple finials, three train fusee movement chiming on eight bells, and striking the hours on a gong
CONDITION: case with significant loss to black lacquer, front with abrasions, front door hinges broken, gilt components with spotting and losses to gilding, central pineapple finial damaged, left side fret loose, dial with tarnish and spotting, movement dirty, will tick, strike and chime trains with power, but not functional
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $1500
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 20.5in x 13in x 8in

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Lot#: 408

DESCRIPTION: England, gravity clock, 30 hour, time only, weight driven movement with a visible escapement and compound pendulum on a molded brass base with rack gear integrated into upright pillars, white hands and numerals back painted on glass.
CONDITION: Brass case in good condition. The front bearing that supports the pendulum is missing. There has been a poor repair to the numbers on the glass dial. Original hands.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $190
CIRCA: 1925
DIMENSIONS: 10.5in x 4in x 2.25in

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Lot#: 409

DESCRIPTION: England, unsigned, 8 day, time and strike, spring fusee movement mahogany bracket with brass inlay, side grills, feet and side handles, c1890.
CONDITION: Mahogany veneered case in an old and possibly original finish. Case has an expansion crack on the right side and on the top along with a repair. Both sides have some veneer damage in the area of the brass grills. The seat the supports the movement looks to be of a later make. Original painted dial has a couple paint flecks and poor repairs to the chapter ring some of the numbers. The bell may be replaced as one usually finds a polished bell in these clocks.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $650
CIRCA: 1860
DIMENSIONS: 17.25in x 12.5in x 6.75in

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Lot#: 410

DESCRIPTION: English, 8 day, spring brass fusee movement mahogany round top bracket timepiece.
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in an old finish. Original painted dial has some minor stains and wear to the numbers. Original hands. The fusee movement has a large escape wheel. The small hold down that locks the pendulum to the movement is missing. The rear door looks to be a possible replacement.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $300
CIRCA: 1860
DIMENSIONS: 17in x 11in x 6.25in

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Lot#: 411

DESCRIPTION: Ephraim Downs, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, weight wood movement half column & splat shelf clock.
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in an old finish. One toe on the right foot has a little damage. The stenciling on the columns and splat looks to have been redone. Original tablet has some had some inpainting. Original dial has minor paint loss and some restoration to the numbers. Original hands. Clean label inside.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $300
CIRCA: 1830
DIMENSIONS: 28.5in x 16.75in x 5in

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Lot#: 412

DESCRIPTION: Eureka Clock Co., Ltd., London, type 1, 1000 day electric clock in a polished brass, four glass case, the batteries concealed in the base, signed Roman numeral white enamel dial, blued steel spade hands, and movement with spotted plates and large bimetallic balance, serial #2777
CONDITION: case with additions, brass with staining, glasses good, dial with serious fracture, hands with oxide, movement good, running, battery holder updated to accommodate four double "A" cells. This clock appears originally to have been configured as model number 5, in the Asprey catalog of Eureka clocks. The case frame and top are added, as are the glasses, and the clock now sits on longer polished brass supports in order to fit the taller case.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $325
DIMENSIONS: 13.75in x 7.5in x 5.75in

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Lot#: 413

DESCRIPTION: F. Kroeber Clock Co., New York, "Regulator No. 47", 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement wall clock.
CONDITION: Refinished ash case in nice condition. The period hands are mismatched. The dial pan is probably replaced as there is an extra hole in the pan now covered by a newer paper dial. This explains extra holes in the panel that supports the dial. This case has an Ansonia movement which is not unusual as Kroeber was buying movements from several manufacturers. The pendulum may be replaced as this model usually has a wood rod pendulum. A set of modern made finials are included, but not the correct design. A fragment of a label on the back.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $350
CIRCA: 1884
DIMENSIONS: 48in x 12.25in x 7in

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Lot#: 414

DESCRIPTION: Forestville Mfg. Co., (J. C. Brown), Forestville, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement sharp gothic or steeple clock. This example has an overpasted label inside that reads: "Patent Spring Brass Clocks, sold by J. W. Miller, Toronto"
CONDITION: Rosewood veneered case in original finish has small veneer loss on the right corner of the base. Original painted dial has darkened a little with some scattered minor loss. Original hands. Original tablet has some worn areas. The right finial has some minor damage.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
PRICE SOLD: $100
CIRCA: 1850
DIMENSIONS: 20in x 10in x 4in

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Lot#: 415

DESCRIPTION: Forestville Mfg. Co., (J.C. Brown), Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement ripple-front sharp gothic or steeple clock.
CONDITION: Mahogany veneered ripple molding case in original finish has an old small veneer repair on the door. Original painted dial has shellac on the edges that has yellowed. The signature has been enhanced and is a bit heavy. Original hands and tablet. Clean label inside. Movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $450
CIRCA: 1848
DIMENSIONS: 20in x 10in x 3.75in

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Lot#: 416

DESCRIPTION: Forestville Mfg. Co., (J.C. Brown), Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, spring fusee brass movement small cornice top shelf clock with rippled molding on the door.
CONDITION: Rosewood veneered case in an old finish in nice condition. Dial is a modern replacement. Frosted tablet may be a reproduction, but this model often had this type of tablet. Movement is signed. Original hands. Clean label inside with some loss.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $275
DIMENSIONS: 17.75in x 11in x 4.5in

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Lot#: 417

DESCRIPTION: France, 8 day, time spring brass movement alabaster mantel timepiece with statue of a man and his bicycle.
CONDITION: The top alabaster piece has a crack across the center and hairline at the front dial panel. Original porcelain dial is fine. Original hands.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $200
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 16in x 9.5in x 4.25in

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Lot#: 418

DESCRIPTION: France, a Gorge cased, grand sonnerie striking carriage clock with alarm, gilt case with folding handle and beveled glasses, Arabic numeral white enamel dial with gilt mask, blued steel spade and poker hands, three train movement striking grand or petit sonnerie in passing, and repeating the last hour and quarter on demand
CONDITION: case dirty and tarnished, with small remnants of gilding, polish residue, front glass with chips, dials and mask dirty, hands with spots of oxide, movement with staining and tarnish, steel components with spots of oxide, one platform screw missing, strike third wheel pivot broken, balance not free, will not strike or repeat
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
PRICE SOLD: $650
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 7.25in x 3.75in x 3.25in

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Lot#: 419

DESCRIPTION: France, a late 19th century Pendule d'Officier style table clock, gilt brass case with applied foliate ornament and with ouroboros handle, arabic numeral white enamel dial, blued steel hands, 8 day, two train movement with lever platform
CONDITION: case with flaws and lacking gilding, dial with hairlines and minor chips, glass with chips, hands replaced, movement dirty, platform replaced, ticks and strikes, needs service
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $450
CIRCA: 1890
DIMENSIONS: 8.25in x 5in x 3.25in

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Lot#: 420

DESCRIPTION: France, an indescribably outrageous mid 19th century portico clock, the stepped base, entablature and top inlaid with brass, mother of pearl, and green and pink dyed bone fragments, with stamped brass ornament and moldings trimming the ebonized case, twist turned columns with stamped capitals and bases, and trimmed with stamped brass vines, gilt, rococo revival style bezel with roman numeral white enamel dial, gilt gridiron pendulum with ornament matching the bezel, and 8 day, two train pendule de Paris movement striking on a bell
CONDITION: case with some inlay lifting, case top warped, brass trim loose at top rear right, back, bezel with minor loss to gilding, and minor corrosion, dial with hairlines and restoration, pendulum good, movement ticks and strikes, bell replaced. Portico clocks are usually conservative in design, but this one went wild.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $250
CIRCA: 1855
DIMENSIONS: 20.5in x 9.875in x 5.5in

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Lot#: 421

DESCRIPTION: France, mantel clock, 8 day, time and strike, spring driven pendule de Paris movement in a cast brass Renaissance Revival case with gilt accents, front feet in the form of foliate faces, lion masks on either side and on top urn finial, dial with white enamel cartouches and blued steel hands.
CONDITION: tarnish on polished brass surfaces of base which may just be the protective lacquer turning brown. Case retains much of the gilding on the sunk portion of dial, lions, and other ornaments. Enamel cartouches are in good condition Hands have a bit oxidation. Glass is absent from bezel. Rear of case was engraved with what looks like a Social Security Number. Typical French movement is stamped "B.R.".
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $275
CIRCA: 1880
DIMENSIONS: 18.5in x 11in x 6.5in

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Lot#: 422

DESCRIPTION: France, mantel clock, 8 day, time and strike, spring-driven pendule de Paris movement mounted in a ornate cast brass rococo style case with polychrome painted porcelain panels, the lowest depicting birds in flight, the central panel showing a courting couple, the dial and topmost urn with images of putti.
CONDITION: The cast brass case with foliate design is dusty, but appears complete with no breaks to the leaves and scrolls. The original gilding is gone except for the deepest spots within the casting. The lower left porcelain panel has a crack running through it. The convex beveled glass and gold hands are very good. The movement ticks and strikes on a cathedral gong, but was not tested long term.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $300
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 23in x 14in x 5in

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Lot#: 423

DESCRIPTION: France, mantel clock, 8 day, time only, spring-driven movement in incised black slate case on base with chamfered edges, supporting two full columns of green marble that flank a white porcelain dial with Arabic numerals and blued steel hands, the case topped with a frieze and pediment with matching green marble accents.
CONDITION: The black slate case has some of the typical foggy white spots and a handful of small chips on the edges and corners. There is one more substantial loss on the right top side. The beveled glass is fine. The porcelain dial has many hairline cracks on the right side. The hands have some oxidation. The unsigned square movement ticks but was not tested long term. This clock is heavy and fragile if shipping is a consideration.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $110
CIRCA: 1880
DIMENSIONS: 17in x 14in x 6.25in

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Lot#: 424

DESCRIPTION: France, swinging mystery clock, 8 day, time only, spring-driven movement in blue painted hemisphere, the lower portion in gridiron style, ending with a smaller blue sphere, held aloft by a figure of a young woman in a flowing dress standing on a cast base which is mounted on a turned wood base.
CONDITION: the spelter figure of the young woman has been sprayed with metallic gold paint and her right thumb tip has been repaired. Rear of statue base has a seal stating that it was made in France and a signature that appears read "Belin". The rear of the upper blue sphere is absent. Small round movement with Brocot escapement is stamped "FRANCE". Wood base is not original to the clock. Minute hand is missing.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $450
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 5in x 5in x 25in

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Lot#: 425

DESCRIPTION: French mantel clock, the case and ornament of carved wood and finished to look like porcelain, with floral and rococo style ornament, and the base with winged dragons, with bright and matte gilding, gilt beaded bezel, Roman numeral white enamel dial, blued steel hands, 8 day, timepiece movement with pendulum
CONDITION: case in remarkably good condition considering the materials and age, porcelain finish in very good condition, gilding very good, carved elements with a few minor losses, one broken branch will need repair (broken part with clock), left dragon with repaired right wing, the wing now painted gold, right dragon with small repair to left wing, a few glue drips on case back from previous repairs, dial with chip at winding hole, movement a bit loose, ticks, regulating rod detached but with clock, case back missing
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $300
CIRCA: 1860
DIMENSIONS: 18.5in x 15in x 6in

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Lot#: 426

DESCRIPTION: French, 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement marble 4-column empire mantel clock.
CONDITION: Black marble case has some roughness on the base just below the columns, the molding just below the block top and a couple chips on the block top. Original gilt dial has some wear to the numbers. Original hands and pendulum. The right rear foot is replaced. Also included is an large round glass dome with a marble and wood base. The dome works with clock, but not original.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $225
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 17.5in x 9.5in x 4.75in

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Lot#: 427

DESCRIPTION: French, Eugene Farcot, 8 day, spring brass movement, Farcot-style chaff cutter movement with swinging doll pendulum in an alabaster mantel case.
CONDITION: Alabaster case has one tiny chip on the base. Original porcelain dial has a couple hairline cracks. Original hands. Original gilt figure has some slight wear on the high spots.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $850
CIRCA: 1880
DIMENSIONS: 13.5in x 8.5in x 6.25in

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Lot#: 428

DESCRIPTION: French, Marti & Cie, 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement figural mantel clock.
CONDITION: The marble base is in nice condition with no discernible roughness on the edges. Cast figure looks to retail most of its original finish except for a small spot on the face and hand where it looks someone used a file and removed the finish. Original porcelain dial has some very tiny chips at the winding holes. Original hands. Movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $200
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 12in x 15.25in x 6.5in

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Lot#: 429

DESCRIPTION: French, Marti & Cie, 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement oval case crystal regulator mantel clock.
CONDITION: Nicely polished brass case in very nice condition. Original porcelain dial is perfect. Original hands and pendulum. All of the beveled glass panels are fine. Movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $250
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 11in x 8in x 7in

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Lot#: 430

DESCRIPTION: G. G. Berger, Germany, cuckoo and quail wall clock, 30 hour, time and bell strike with animated cuckoo and quail which calls on the quarters, three weight brass movement in a wood case featuring foliage, grapes, and a fox carved below the dial, painted wood cuckoo and quail birds with articulated beaks and wings, the dial with bone hands.
CONDITION: Crest is absent. Bellows have been replaced with modern materials. Stem is missing from the end of the leaf on pendulum bob. Red painted steel bells inside of rear door. Weights are modern replacements. The signed movement ticks, strikes, and both the birds perform.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $150
CIRCA: 1910
DIMENSIONS: 22.5in x 16.5in x 9in

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Lot#: 431

DESCRIPTION: Gebrüder Jauch, Schwenningen, Germany, reproduction Willard banjo clock, 30 hour, time only, spring driven movement in a walnut case with reverse painted tablets, the lower one reading "S. Willard's Patent".
CONDITION: Case is in excellent condition Dial, hands, and tablets are very good. Movement could use a cleaning.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $120
CIRCA: 1981
DIMENSIONS: 34in x 10in x 4in

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Lot#: 432

DESCRIPTION: Gebrüder Junghans, Schramberg, Germany, mantel clock. 8 day, time and strike, spring driven movement in a walnut case with turned ornaments, polychrome paper dial, and blued steel hands.
CONDITION: case has a nicely rubbed down finish. Signed paper dial with metallic accents. It has wear in the chapter area. Beveled glass and hands are original. Signed movement strikes on a gong.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $250
CIRCA: 1910
DIMENSIONS: 22in x 13in x 8in

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Lot#: 433

DESCRIPTION: George A. Jones, New York, "Egyptian", 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement shelf clock. Model not marked, but a small advertisement shows another example that was sold at auction and identified as the "Egyptian".
CONDITION: Walnut and rosewood case in an old finish. The dial is most likely replaced as it has plugged holes. The minute hand is replaced and is too short. Minor damage to the cardboard insert in the original pendulum. The advertisement noted shows an example with a carved crest and two side finials apparently missing on this one.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $160
CIRCA: 1874
DIMENSIONS: 21.5in x 14.75in x 6.25in`

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Lot#: 434

DESCRIPTION: Germany, cuckoo wall clock, 30 hour, time and gong strike with animated cuckoo bird, weight driven brass movement in a wood case featuring foliage, grapes, and a fox carved in the round below the dial, painted wood cuckoo with articulated beak and wings, the dial with bone hands.
CONDITION: Three leaf tips are broken at the very ends. Nice, deep carvings. Old finish on case has been polished. Bellows with old, but sound leather. Gold painted weights are slightly mismatched and may be replacements. The pendulum stick looks like an old repair. The cuckoo's beak wire is too short, so does not work fully. Bird lift wire is modern and need adjustment. Repair signature in pencil inside back door is from 1895. The unsigned movement ticks, strikes, and makes the cuckoo sounds well.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $200
CIRCA: 1890
DIMENSIONS: 21.75in x 17in x 8in

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Lot#: 435

DESCRIPTION: Germany, Junghans, 8 day, time and strike, spring brass Westminster chime movement mantel clock.
CONDITION: Walnut case in nice condition in an old and possibly original finish. A small corner block is missing at the left top corner column. Original dial is in nice condition for its age. The hour hand is probably replaced as it does not match the style of the minute hand. Movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $190
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 19in x 13.25in x 8.75in

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Lot#: 436

DESCRIPTION: Germany, Lenzkirch for L. Charvel Aine & Cie, Lyon, "Model 131", 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement bracket clock striking on two hammers.
CONDITION: Refinished mahogany case has a repair at the top right corner molding and some loss on the other three corners. Original silvered and brass dial has some scattered light stains. Original hands. There was originally a small flag on the top spire is now missing. The small slide latch on the back door is missing. This model can be found in "Lenzkirch Clocks, the Unsigned Story ", by George A. Everett, page 235.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $500
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 22.5in x 14in x 8in

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Lot#: 437

DESCRIPTION: Germany, miniature Vienna style hanging regulator, 8 day, time only, weight driven movement in a softwood case with turned and fluted ornaments, brass clad pendulum and weight, white enamel dial with Roman numerals, and blued steel hands
CONDITION: The case has been nicely rubbed down. Worm holes and a crack in the upper portion of the door. One large wood knot is visible on the left side of the door. Replaced glasses hare held in with large glazier's points. Hands are loose. Dial and hands are excellent. Movement has been serviced not long ago, but will need a bit of attention.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $350
CIRCA: 1875
DIMENSIONS: 36in x 12in x 6.25in

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Lot#: 438

DESCRIPTION: Germany, Vienna regulator wall clock, 8 day, time, strike and grand sonnerie, weight driven movement in a walnut case with brass ornamentation, silvered chapter ring, matching engraved dial center, weights and pendulum disc
CONDITION: the case retains an old finish. There is a crack repair at the center of the skirt on bottom. The crest is a period replacement. There are age splits on bezel surrounding dial. The winding crank is original.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $700
CIRCA: 1890
DIMENSIONS: 52in x 19in x 7.5in

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Lot#: 439

DESCRIPTION: Gustav Becker, Freiberg, Germany, Vienna style regulator, 8 day, time only, weight driven movement in a walnut case with fluted columns flanking the door glass and turned ornaments, brass clad pendulum, white enamel dial reading in part "Breitinger & Kunz / Philadelphia", subsidiary seconds, and blued steel hands.
CONDITION: There is a split and missing piece of wood at the top of the door. The case has some veneer losses and scratches. The door is difficult to open. The lower left finial is absent. The movement is stamped with the Becker trademark, the Medaille d'Or award, and serial number 752359. Breitinger & Kunz were located at 37 and 39 North Ninth Street in Philadelphia (as noted on the dial) where they sold jewelry, watches, and watch supplies. An image of the Breitinger & Kunz storefront may be seen here: https://libwww.freelibrary.org/digital/item/47904
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $400
CIRCA: 1890
DIMENSIONS: 46in x 14in x 7in

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