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#: 160

DESCRIPTION: Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Regulator No. 1 Extra" with a weight driven, 8 day, timepiece movement in a walnut burl veneer case.
CONDITION: This is the clock pictured on page 273 of Tran Duy Ly's "Seth Thomas Clocks & Movements- Third Edition- Volume 1". The case is in very good condition with limited veneer loss on the base and on the left side of the bezel.. The original painted dial is in good condition except for some loss at 6. The hands are period. The seconds hand is proper style, but may be replaced. The case interior has a maroon flocking in the bottom portion. The paper beat indicator is original. Period embossed pendulum bob . The door glass is period but may have been taken out of the door to be rebacked. Walnut examples are less common than rosewood ones.
ESTIMATE: $1000 - $1200
CIRCA: 1870
DIMENSIONS: 41.0in x 20.0in x 5.0in