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Mahogany Lighthouse Alarm Timepiece

Auction:
2076
Lot:
181
Sold for:
$37,375$32,500

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Auction:
Sale #2076 - 2076
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
June 10, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Mahogany Lighthouse Alarm Timepiece, attributed to Simon Willard, Roxbury, Massachusetts, c. 1830, the blown glass dome covers a painted iron dial with engraved brass alarm wheel, brass bezel and weight-driven movement, mounted on the circular turned molded platform, the case below with cove-molded top and box base, beaded recessed panel, hinged door, and painted simulated stringing on stepped cove-molded base and ogee bracket feet, (restored), ht. 28 1/4, wd. 9 1/4, dp. 8 in.
Estimate $15,000-25,000

Keywords

Roxbury, Simon Willard, Massachusetts, Clock, Clockmakers, Clocks, Simon Willard clocks, Time, Willard Brothers