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Reproduction J.C. Brown Acorn Clock

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
191
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 3230M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Reproduction J.C. Brown Acorn Clock, c. 1974, rosewood veneer case with painted zinc dial signed "Forestville Manufact. Co., Bristol, CT, USA," green and gold border on upper glass, reverse-painted tablet reading "Residence of J.C. Brown, Esq.," flanking side ornaments and eight-day lyre-shaped movement with detached wooden fusees, and printed paper label stating "Eight Day Spring Clocks, Manufactured by J.C. Brown, Bristol, Conn.," ht. 24 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


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Keywords

J.C. Brown, Acorn Computers, Bristol, Connecticut, Forestville, Fusee, Natural sciences, Physical sciences, Zinc, United States