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
Holland, Friesland Staartklok 30 hour, time and strike, weight driven movement with alarm and endless chain driving animated farm scene in the arch driven off a pulley on the front of the escape wheel arbor, in an oak case with arch top bonnet, the pendulum aperture with stamped pewter ornament. The arcaded Roman numeral painted dial has polychrome floral corner spandrels, vignette of barn scene in center and cast brass hands, tapered weight
CONDITION: Two side pins holding the front of the tail have been replaced with taper pins. The three upper finials are absent. One side light needs to be reanchored. The animation is complete and functions. Original hands, weight and counterweight.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $950
DIMENSIONS: 47.5in x 15.5in x 8.25in