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#: 240

DESCRIPTION: England, dwarf tall clock, 8 day, time and strike, weight driven five posted movement in an oyster wood veneered case with marquetry inlay on door and string inlay on sides of case and barley twist column flanking hood door. The brass dial has silvered chapter ring, brass corner spandrels and matted brass center with early serpentine hands.
CONDITION: the case has an old finish. Each riser for the movement has two strips added, one on each side, to expand the surface to accommodate current seatboard configuration. The hinge blocks on the inside of case have been replaced. The dial has been professionally restored. There is an old label and note pasted to inside of backboard.
ESTIMATE: $3000 - $4000
CIRCA: 1700
DIMENSIONS: 62in x 13.25in x 9in