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#: 96

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Apex" crystal regulator shelf clock with a spring driven time and half hour rack strike movement with a visible escapement, a fancy pendulum and jewelled bezel in a rich gold and brass case.
CONDITION: The case retains a nice gilt and brass finish. The front door glass is chipped away at the top right corner. The rear door glass is cracked. The other two glasses are fine. The porcelain dial is in excellent condition and fitted with a jeweled sash (see Tran Duy Ly's Ansonia Book, page 109, number 280): The hands are original. The movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $1400 - $1600
CIRCA: 1905
DIMENSIONS: 18.5in x 10.25in x 8.75in