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
Unsigned New York or New Jersey, tall clock, 8 day, time and strike, weight driven movement in a inlaid mahogany case with high broken arch pediment top on hood with pressed brass rosettes and three brass finials. The painted metal dial is flanked by tapering full reeded columns with brass capitals up front and reeded quarter columns in the rear. The trunk has a crotch mahogany door flanked by similar full reeded columns over a crotch mahogany base framed by contrasting mahogany veneer resting on straight bracket feet.
CONDITION: the case retains its original nicely rubbed down finish. There is an age split on the lower left side and minor veneer chipping on right side of base. There is a 3" wide section of the lower back board replaced. The dial retains its original paint with some fading to decoration and numerals. The consignor reports the clock is likely from the Elizabeth, New Jersey area.
ESTIMATE: $1500 - $2000
PRICE SOLD: $1500
DIMENSIONS: 93.5in x 19.5in x 10.25in