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#: 79

DESCRIPTION: Forestville Mfg. Co., (J. B. Brown), Forestville, Conn., 8-day time, strike & alarm spring brass fusee movement sharp gothic or steeple clock with rippled molding.
CONDITION: Rosewood veneered case has lost most of its original finish. There is some small veneer loss on the top back edge. The bottom usually has rippled molding, but it is absent on this clock. The dial is a modern replacement. Original decalcomania tablet with minor loss. Both period hands have been repaired. The tips on both finials have been repaired. Movement is signed. Dark label inside.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
CIRCA: 1850
DIMENSIONS: 20in x 10.5in x