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English Gothic or Cathedral-form Fusee Skeleton Clock

Auction:
3230M
Lot:
251
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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

Description:

English Gothic or Cathedral-form Fusee Skeleton Clock, 8-in. dia. silvered roman numeral pierced chapter ring, skeletonized gothic-form plates with single bell between the towers, double fusee time, and hour-strike mechanism, regulated by a cylindrical nickel-plated pendulum, all on a white marble and ebonized base and under a glass dome, ht. with dome 24 in.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

hands needs adjustment, currently, winding, ticking and striking, dome has a 14-in crack running vertically.


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Keywords

Architecture, Clocks, Dome, Fusee, Pendulum, Skeleton clock, Time, Visual arts