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#: 239

DESCRIPTION: Anton Jezek, Wien, Austria, 30 day, time, strike & grande sonnerie, weight driven movement in a two piece carved walnut case with carved and turned half columns flanking dial, carved fleur-de-lis style trim over trunk door glass over a base with a single drawer, cabinet and two carved and turned 3/4 columns resting on bun feet. The intricately engraved nickel plated dial has blue numerals on raised engraved brass plaques with maker's signature "Ant. Jezek" and matching pendulum disc and weights.
CONDITION: the case has been professionally refinished. There is a small abrasion to the front molding below door. The movement, dial, weights and pendulum are all in good condition. The pendulum has an unusual brass suspension guard. The consignor has provided a custom built riser which is included to raise the clock off the floor 3 inches. This is a striking example of a desirable long duration clock.
ESTIMATE: $3000 - $4000
CIRCA: 1888
DIMENSIONS: 83in x 26in x 14in