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#: 260

DESCRIPTION: Louis Hoeber, 31 Duke St, Grosvenor Square, London, England, monumental Gothic revival wall clock, 8 day, time and strike, weight driven movement in an oak case with fleur-de-lis pediment top, and egg and dart molding flanked by pinwheel carved side elements over glazed door exposing large brass pendulum bob and beat scale. The reverse painted glass Gothic roman numeral dial with gilt lattice surround on a blue ground has maker's signature, address and Gothic hands
CONDITION: the case retains its original finish with old repair to fleur-de-lis on crest. Just above the beat indicator the case has been carved out. The dial has some minor staining. The suspension and crutch plate are replacements.
ESTIMATE: $3000 - $4000
CIRCA: 1860
DIMENSIONS: 84in x 27.25in x 10.5in