AUCTION : 1018

Lots 750 - 756: Tower Clocks

Lot#: 750

DESCRIPTION: Europe, tower clock, time, strike and chime, three train movement with pinwheel escapement in a green painted cast iron frame with decorative pendulum bob now arranged in a custom stand and frame with bells and dial to operate in a standard room. Nameplate attached to frame is engraved "PAUL GARNIER Horloger Mecanicien 6&17 Rue Taitbour Paris ".
CONDITION: sold "as is ". interesting setup to operate in a modern home. The suspension is absent. Three train movement appears in good condition. Pendulum and weights are present.
ESTIMATE: $1500 - $2500
PRICE SOLD: $950
CIRCA: 1850
DIMENSIONS: 82in x 42in x 23in

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Lot#: 751

DESCRIPTION: Max Han, Thurmuhrenfabrik Zickau Sachsen, German tower clock, time and strike, weight driven movement with anchor escapement in a green painted cast iron frame with maker's signature and switch for electrically winding weights, Patent No. 88581
CONDITION: sold "as is ". Includes a pendulum rod. There is some oxidation to some wheels and arbors. The frame has been repainted. Part of the motion works is attached.
ESTIMATE: $1200 - $1500
PRICE SOLD: $600
CIRCA: 1880
DIMENSIONS: 22.5in x 25.75in x 28.5in

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Lot#: 752

DESCRIPTION: Europe, tower clock, time and strike, weight driven movement with pinwheel escapement and indicator dial in a green painted cast iron frame
CONDITION: sold "as is ". The frame has an old painted surface. There is no pendulum nor weights.
ESTIMATE: $1000 - $1500
PRICE SOLD: $1000
CIRCA: 1880
DIMENSIONS: 27.75in x 42in x 27.75in

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Lot#: 753

DESCRIPTION: European, small tower clock movement, time only, weight driven movement with pinwheel escapement in a blue painted cast iron frame
CONDITION: sold "as is ". The frame has been repainted. Pendulum, winding crank and transmission parts included. No weights.
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1000
PRICE SOLD: $900
CIRCA: 1880
DIMENSIONS: 24.5in x 22.5in x 19in

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Lot#: 754

DESCRIPTION: Renard A Ferrieres, Oise, French tower clock, time and strike, weight driven movement with pinwheel escapement in a black painted cast iron frame with maker's signature
CONDITION: sold "as is ". Missing several key components. There is old black paint on frame and the pendulum is included.
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1200
PRICE SOLD: $250
CIRCA: 1865
DIMENSIONS: 29in x 38in x 25in

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Lot#: 755

DESCRIPTION: Europe, tower clock, time and strike, weight driven movement with pinwheel escapement and indicator dial in a gray painted cast iron frame
CONDITION: sold "as is ". Mounted on pallet. Includes pendulum, crank and motion work component. The paint on frame appears original.
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $400
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 23in x 38.25in x 19.75i

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Lot#: 756

DESCRIPTION: Lot of tower clock parts including numerous pulleys, pendulum rods and bobs, weights, transmission parts, dials, hands, etc.
CONDITION: sold "as is ".
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $425

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