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#: 523

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two): (1) New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Vamoose", 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement wall clock. (2) New Haven Clock Co., New Haven, Conn., "Vamoose", 30 day, spring brass movement wall timepiece.
CONDITION: (1) Refinished oak case in nice condition with some slight damage to one of the corner blocks on the door. The center piece on the crest looks to be a nicely done replacement. Original paper dial has age darkened with scattered stains. Original hands and pendulum. The catalog shows a bottom finial, but this example does not seem to have had one. Some examples of this model have a beat scale, but this example does not appear to have ever had one. Partial label on the back. Movement is signed. (2) Oak case in an old finish. The corner blocks on the door are missing. The center piece on the crest looks to be a nicely done replacement. The turned center knob on the center piece is missing. The dial has been repainted. Original hands, pendulum and beat scale. There is some damage on the bottom bracket at the place of the drop finial that is now missing. Movement is signed. Nice label on the back.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $300
CIRCA: 1911
DIMENSIONS: 42.5in x 15.25in x 6.25in

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