AUCTION : 0518


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

Lot#: 91

DESCRIPTION: Baird Clock Manufacturing Co., Plattsburgh, New York, "Jolly Tar Pastime Old Honesty Plank Rd", advertising wall clock, 8 day, time only, spring driven movement in a painted mixed wood case with papier mache doors displaying embossed advertising including the "TOBACCO MAN'F'RS LOUSIVILLE, KY." on the inner ring of lower door, "COMPLIMENTS OF JOHN FINZER & BRO'S" on the outer ring of lower door and "BOOT JACK" and "FIVE BROS" on medallions below papered metal dial
CONDITION: the case retains its untouched original surface. The papier mache ring around the dial is cracked and has some deterioration. The lower advertising ring is in good condition. The original dial is darkened.
ESTIMATE: $1000 - $1500
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 30.5in x 18.5in x 4.5in