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#: 645

DESCRIPTION: E. F. Caldwell, New York, a gilt and patinated bronze table clock, the base with leaf and dart molding, inset panels with alternating anthemion and palmette ornament, supporting a scallop shell with flanking scrolls and surmounted by the octagonal clock case, also with classical ornament, Roman numeral white enamel dial with central, gilt plaque featuring putti with garlands, gilt, engraved hands, and 8 day Chelsea timepiece movement, serial #134868
CONDITION: feet and finial missing, losses to gilding, some patination retouched with black paint, black paint added to areas that never had the contrasting surfaces, minor verdigris, dial with hairlines, hands with loss to gilding, movement dirty, running
ESTIMATE: $1200 - $1500
CIRCA: 1919