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

Lot#: 3

DESCRIPTION: 2 (Two) Clock Dials: (1) Dial for wooden works 30 hour, time and strike tall clock, wood substrate with painted cream-colored background, floral decorations at the corners, painted faux winding arbors, pastoral scene in the arch, subsidiary dials for seconds and date. (2) Dial for wooden works 30 hour, time and strike tall clock, wood substrate with painted cream-colored background, painted scroll designs at the corners, painted faux winding arbors, floral design in the arch, subsidiary dial for seconds, and small square date aperture.
CONDITION: (1) Holes added for time and strike winding arbors, probably an 8 day spring-driven movement. Thin split in the wood through the arch. Some scratches to the dial. There is about .5 inches of paint loss along the right edge. Paint flaking off in small spots near the 6:00 position Modified and replaced horizontal supports on the back of the dial. Attractive scene with trees and houses in the arch. (2) Some loss of paint along the edges of the dial. Large screw holes in four places. Some transparent tape residue on the upper left side. Gold and red colors still vibrant.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $140
CIRCA: 1820
DIMENSIONS: 16.5in x 11.5in x .25in

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