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#: 78

DESCRIPTION: Forestville Manufacturing Co, (J. C. Brown), 8 day, time and strike, spring brass movement paper mache picture frame shelf clock.
CONDITION: Paper mache case in very nice condition in original finish and decoration. Original painted dial has some inpainting at the winding arbors, small area outside the chapter ring near 11 o'clock and the mounting screws. Minute hand is replaced. Original tablet and bone knob. Movement is signed. Clean label inside. Someone has added a hanger, but this was not a wall clock.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
CIRCA: 1845
DIMENSIONS: 17.5in x 12.5in x 4.5in