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#: 152

DESCRIPTION: Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., "Marcy" wall hanging clock with an 8 day, 3-train, spring driven, time and strike movement with cathedral gong strike on the hour and quarter hour striking on 2 cup bells in a walnut case.
CONDITION: The case is in very good condition with mostly original finish and several areas of minor loss. The original painted dial is in very good condition with some minor restoration to the trademark area and minor paint loss at 11. The hands are original. The movement is signed. The bottom of the case base is different from all other examples of the Marcy we have handled, but it appears to be original. The bottom right finial needs to be glued back into the case. The door lock and knob need area and lower door glass may be replaced. The nickel pendulum is damascened.
ESTIMATE: $2500 - $3500
CIRCA: 1886
DIMENSIONS: 47.0in x 17.25in x 7.75in