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#: 241

DESCRIPTION: Herschede Hall Clock Co., Cincinnati Ohio for A.E. Siedle, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, "Pattern No. 99" hall clock, 8 day, time, strike and chime on five tubes signed Herschede Hall Clock Co., brass weight driven German movement in a carved mahogany case with full reeded Corinthian columns on the hood (in tandem) and the trunk door, beveled glasses on sides of hood and oval trunk door, carved large paw feet and trim on gabled top. The brass dial is signed by Pittsburgh retailer and has moon phase, silvered chapter ring with applied brass numerals and chime / silent and strike / silent selectors.
CONDITION: the case retains its original finish with some scuffing on the paw feet and lower molding of hood. There is a repair to arch on hood door and some of the fine beaded molding on hood is absent. The dial has some light oxidation. The Crown Symphony Tubes are individually signed, patent date January 13 03.
ESTIMATE: $2500 - $3500
CIRCA: 1920
DIMENSIONS: 102in x 27in x 17in