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#: 102

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Franconia" mantel clock with an 8 day spring driven time and strike movement with visible escapement and a cartouche dial in a silvered spelter case featuring flying gargoyles to the sides, a bird below the dial and profuse scrolls and swirls, surmounted by a winged urn.
CONDITION: This uncommon model has been professionally restored with a silvery finish and is in excellent condition. The dial and hands are original and in excellent condition. The beveled glass in the dial sash is free of any chips. The movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $900 - $1100
CIRCA: 1894
DIMENSIONS: 18.0in x 11.0in x 7.0in