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
G. G. Berger, Germany, cuckoo and quail wall clock, 30 hour, time and bell strike with animated cuckoo and quail which calls on the quarters, three weight brass movement in a wood case featuring foliage, grapes, and a fox carved below the dial, painted wood cuckoo and quail birds with articulated beaks and wings, the dial with bone hands.
CONDITION: Crest is absent. Bellows have been replaced with modern materials. Stem is missing from the end of the leaf on pendulum bob. Red painted steel bells inside of rear door. Weights are modern replacements. The signed movement ticks, strikes, and both the birds perform.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $150
DIMENSIONS: 22.5in x 16.5in x 9in