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#: 292

DESCRIPTION: Daniel Pratt & Sons, Boston, Mass., 8 day, weight driven, brass movement wall timepiece. Based on the way the pendulum is attached to the rod this timepiece was probably made by George D. Hatch of North Attleboro, Mass., and retailed by Pratt.
CONDITION: Grain painted case in nice condition The bottom door has a couple of shrinkage cracks. The weight baffle is missing. The case bottom has some repaired damage and small piece missing. The tablet glass is original. The original painted dial has some spots of inpainting and loss at the dial edge. Original hands. An example of this timepiece can be found in "Willard's Patent Time Pieces" by Paul J. Foley, page 175.
ESTIMATE: $1500 - $2000
CIRCA: 1860
DIMENSIONS: 33in x 14.5in x 4in