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#: 262

DESCRIPTION: Aaron Willard, Boston, Mass., 8 day, weight driven, brass movement Massachusetts shelf clock.
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in nice condition in an old mellow finish. The crotch mahogany panel has age cracks in the veneer and the mahogany banding. There is one small veneer repair on the bottom right corner. There are shrinkage cracks in the bottom area of the hood door, a small crack on the top as well and cracks in the dial mask. The painted "kidney" iron dial has a couple small stain spots, a couple flecks, some wear to numbers and the signature. Beautiful pair of hands. This is a handsome example of a Willard shelf clock in nice condition.
ESTIMATE: $4000 - $6000
CIRCA: 1805
DIMENSIONS: 33.25in x 13.75in x 6.25in