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#: 217

DESCRIPTION: Samuel Toulmin, Strand, London, a Georgian mahogany bracket clock with enameled dial, the break arch case with polished brass furniture, and glazed sides, the case top and base molded on four sides, unusual white has Roman numerals, Arabic five minute markers, and strike/silent indicator in the arch, pierced, blued steel hands, two train fusee movement with verge escapement, the back plate engraved with acanthus, flowers, and C scrolls, and striking the hours on a bell.
CONDITION: case with numerous repairs to veneer, veneer lifting and with splits, case bottom loose, feet loose, glass replaced, some minor staining on brass, dial with cracks and glued losses at lower left, strike/silent indicator replaced, movement clean, running, seat board and risers replaced
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1200
CIRCA: 1785
DIMENSIONS: 13in x 9.75in x 6in