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Georgian Mahogany Long Case Clock

Auction:
3101T
Lot:
1301
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
Discovery - 3101T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 17, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Georgian Mahogany Long Case Clock, inset eglomise glass panels adorn the swan's-neck hood, freestanding, reeded columns flanking the 12 1/2-in. roman numeral with name boss reading "Scotson Liverpool," and "Time Shews the Way of Lites Decay" across the arch, full-length waist door above the keystone corner decorated base, all resting on bracket feet, eight-day time and hour strike movement, regulated by a brass-faced pendulum, and two iron weights, ht. 94 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

case waist and base need reglueing, pendulum rod lacking suspension spring, some damage to the glass panels in hood


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Grandfather clock, Keystone, Pendulum, Scotson

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