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#: 127

DESCRIPTION: William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., "Amphion" shelf clock with a spring driven, 8 day, time, strike and alarm movement in a walnut case with burl accents and cut glass mirror panels in the case adjacent to and below the door.
CONDITION: The case is in very good condition with original finish. There are two minor cracks in the case, one just to the top right of the door and the other in the base underneath the right hand column. The 3 cut glass mirror panels have minor chipping along the edges, The paper dial is original but quite darkened. The hands are original. The pendulum has a fancy cut glass bob with a star design. The movement is signed. The stenciled door glass is original,
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
CIRCA: 1885
DIMENSIONS: 25.0in x 16.5in x 5.25in