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#: 374

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Shakespeare" statue mantel clock with an 8 day spring driven time and strike movement with visible escapement in an enameled iron base with a bronzed spelter statue.
CONDITION: Some of the original Japanese bronze finish on the spelter pieces remains. There appears to be some areas that have been painted gold. The statuary itself remains in very good condition with the exception of the missing right hand hanging pendant on the clock case. The porcelain dial has several hairline cracks and chips. The hands are original. The movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
CIRCA: 1894
DIMENSIONS: 15.0in x 17.5in x 7.25in