Condition Report For Lot# 261 :
Lacking lower gilded pedestal, replacement acorn finial, replacement hands, the original repaired hour hand with the lot, period lead weight, old key, old surface on case, bottom board unfinished with two vacant screw holes indicating a former pedestal, dial cleaned and relined fifty years ago, some loose veneer on waist frame included with the lot, steel machine head screws for throat attachment are replacements. The present clock is illustrated and described in the NAWCC Bulletin, June 2001 article by Richard Perlman. Additional information on Ansel Turner is found in Paul Foley, "Willard's Patent Timepieces", p 323.