AUCTION : 0518

Instruments 

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#: 574

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 5 (Five): (1) French, 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement mantel clock, c1900 (2) English, 8 day, spring brass movement gallery timepiece with dial advertising "SCOTLAND'S BEST / Single Malt / Scotch Whiskey / No Hangover!", c1900. (3) German, Adolph Stern, Schramburg, 30 hour, time and strike, spring brass movement small wall clock, c1920 (4) German 8-day timepiece in Delft-style ceramic front wall case c1930 (5) German, Etzold & Popitz, Leipzig Germany, 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement shelf clock, c1900
CONDITION: (1) Cast spelter case has been painted gold. The top piece is broken off and will require attention. It holds a porcelain lady's portrait. The right side garland piece is broken off near the end and is detached from the case and will need to be reattached. Porcelain panels and finials are fine. Porcelain dial is fine. Original hands. (2) An English case with graining on the side with an Ansonia Clock Co. movement in an old finish. The advertising paper dial has aged with staining at the mounting screws and looks original. Original hands. (3) Walnut and walnut veneered Rococo-style case in an old finish has some veneer damage on the bottom bracket. Original paper dial is stained with some surface abrasion. Original hands and pendulum. (4) The ceramic front now has a modern battery movement. (5) Walnut case with an old finish has a shrinkage crack in the door. Original dial has scattered scratches. Original hands. The top finials are missing. The rings in the side lion's mouths are missing. Movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $550

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