AUCTION : 0518

Instruments 

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#: 564

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 4 (Four): (1) Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., 8 day, time, strike and alarm spring brass movement sharp gothic or steeple clock, c1852 (2) Chauncey Jerome, New Haven, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, spring brass movement sharp gothic or steeple clock, c1850 (3) Terry & Andrews, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement sharp gothic or steeple clock, c1845 (4) Elisha Manross, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, spring brass movement sharp gothic or steeple clock, c1845.
CONDITION: (1 ) Mahogany and rosewood veneered case has some loss the base and half-round columns. Original dial plate has been repainted. Original hands. Original decalcomania tablet of the U. S. Capital with its original dome with with some loss. Small damage to the spire tips. Clean label inside. Movement is signed. (2) Mahogany and rosewood veneered case in an old finish has some loss on the base. Original painted dial looks restored. Original hands. Mirror in door is a replacement. Movement has original brass springs. Some minor damage to the left spire tip. Clean label inside. (3) Mahogany veneered case in an old finish has a small veneer chip at the top and minor damage to the spire tips. Original dial plate has been repainted. Period hands with the hour hand replaced as it is too short. Original Fenn tablet has loss and a piece of green paper for the background. Label is very dark and unreadable. Movement is signed Original Terry & Andrews pressed brass pendulum bob. (4) Rosewood veneered case in a very old finish has some loss on the base and small damage to the left spire tip. Painted dial looks original, but has a couple of extra holes at the top. There is some loss and wear to the numbers and loss at the mounting pins and top. Movement has original brass springs, but may not be original to the case as it is an alarm movement and there is no evidence an alarm was ever mounted in the case. Original Fenn tablet. Period hands with the minute hand cut a little short.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
PRICE SOLD: $275
DIMENSIONS: 20in x 9.75im x 1

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