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#: 339

DESCRIPTION: Fra. Robinson, In the Temple, England, tall clock, 8 day, time and strike, weight driven movement in a mahogany case with three brass finials, reeded corners with brass inserts and fretted sides flanking the hood, crotch mahogany trunk door and lower panel resting on applied bracket feet. The brass dial has maker's signature, cast brass corner spandrels and silvered chapter ring, calendar indicator, subsidiary seconds and pendulum rate adjustment.
CONDITION: the case has an older finish with some minor veneer lifting on lower left corner of trunk and top of trunk above door on right. There is a sliver of the right return molding on lower hood that is absent and the frets on side of hood are punctured in places. The finials are replacements.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
CIRCA: 1780
DIMENSIONS: 81in x 17.5in x 8in