AUCTION : 0519

Lots 667 - 682: Lux & Novelty Clocks

Lot#: 667

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three) Lux novelty: lot includes novelty wall timepieces by Lux Clock Mfg. Co. of Waterbury, Conn., including uncommon "Boy Scout" model pendulette with an associate Boy Scout Oath plaque, "Playful Scotty No. 355" pendulette with central moving Scotty dog, and "Sunflower in Pot No. 329" pendulette.
CONDITION: clocks with original finishes, some minor paint losses on high spots, pendulum for Sunflower is absent. Dimensions are for Sunflower.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $200
DIMENSIONS: 6.5in x 3.75in x 1.5in

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Lot#: 668

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 4 (Four) Lux novelty: lot includes novelty wall timepieces by Lux Clock Mfg. Co. of Waterbury, Conn., including two "Scotty Dog" (aka "Hungry Dog") models with wagging tongues, a "Cat Pendulette No. 325" with moving eyes, and "Bulldog Pendulette" with stationary eyes.
CONDITION: clocks with original painted surfaces, dusty, minor paint losses on hands and pendulums, rear movement covers with oxidation, all movements escape when pendulum is moved manually. A highly collectible lot. Dimensions are for the Cat model.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $250
DIMENSIONS: 8in x 4.25in x 1.5in

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Lot#: 669

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 4 (Four) Novelty wall: Three colorful "Calico Horse" or "Pony" model novelty wall clocks by Westclox and one 30 hour, weight driven, time and strike, "Town Hall" model wall clock by Lux.
CONDITION: plastic horse clocks are bright and in generally good condition. All three colors of the horse clock are represented in this lot. Plastic flower ornament is missing from the yellow and blue horse clocks. Town Hall model with some minor bumps and scratches. Pendulum is absent. Correct weights. Dimensions are for the Town Hall model.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $200
DIMENSIONS: 12.5in x 8.25in x 5.5in

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Lot#: 670

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 4 (Four) Novelty: lot includes Lux "Nigara" banjo-form pendulette with associated stand, Westclox "Woody Woodpecker No. 535" novelty clock, "Uncle Sam's Little Wonder" pendulette, and a larger Lux "Juvenile Wall Rabbit Clock".
CONDITION: Woody woodpecker is in very good condition. Lux Rabbit clock is good. Some light oxidation on Lux Niagara and Little Wonder clocks. Dimensions are for the Rabbit Wall Clock.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $200
DIMENSIONS: 9in x 9in x 3in

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Lot#: 671

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 5 (Five) Lux novelty: small wall clocks by Lux Clock Mfg. Co. of Waterbury, Conn., including "Beer Barrel Drinkers" (also known as "Happy Days") pendulette, two "Cocker Spaniel" model pendulettes, "Dixie Boy" or "No. 304" pendulette, and "Quail" model pendulette.
CONDITION: all clocks with original finishes and pendulums. The Dixie Boy and white Cocker Spaniel clocks tick when the pendulum is moved manually; the others have mainspring issues. Some very collectible models in this lot. Dimensions are for the Quail model.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $275
DIMENSIONS: 8in x 5.5in x 2in

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Lot#: 672

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 5 (Five) Lux novelty: small wall clocks by Lux Clock Mfg. Co. of Waterbury, Conn., including three "Cat No. 325" model pendulettes, one "Scotty Dog" (also known as "Hungry Dog") model pendulette, and one "Sunflower" pendulette.
CONDITION: one of the Cat models has been repainted, another may have been touched up, the third appears to be original paint. One Cat model tail pendulum with bends and paint loss. Scotty Dog with original paint, one ear tip with a minor chip. The Sunflower model with chips to the paint on the outside edge. All clocks except the Sunflower tick when the pendulums are moved by hand. Dimensions are for the Cat model.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $225
DIMENSIONS: 8in x 4.25in x 1.25in

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Lot#: 673

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 6 (Six) Novelty wall timepieces: lot includes clocks by Lux Clock Mfg. Co. of Waterbury, Conn., including two "Hunny Bunny" or "Rabbit" pendulettes, three "Shmoo" pendulettes, and one "Fire Chief Petunia" pendulette.
CONDITION: plastic cases in good, but faded condition. Flower stem is absent from the Petunia model. All three colors (white, pink, and blue) of the Shmoo model are included in the lot. All clocks except the Petunia escape when the pendulum is moved manually. Dimensions are for the Bunny.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $150
CIRCA: 1950
DIMENSIONS: 8in x 3.5in x 1.5in

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Lot#: 674

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 6 (Six) Novelty wall: lot includes six house-shaped clocks including two 8 day "Dutch Cottage No. 495" pendulettes with bobbing bird by Lux, three 30-hour "Dutch Cottage No. 380" pendulettes also by Lux, and one pressed wood schoolhouse shaped clock, probably of German manufacture
CONDITION: clocks in generally good condition, some with repainted fronts and others with worn paint. 8 day clocks with separate pendulum bobs, one missing decorative pine cone weights. Dimensions are for the 8 day "Dutch Cottage".
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $175
DIMENSIONS: 10.5in x 7in x 3in

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Lot#: 675

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 7 (Seven) novelty clocks: assorted clocks by Lux Clock Mfg. Co. including "Christmas Wreath" pendulette, "Liberty Bell No. 385" pendulette, "Sunburst Flower" pendulette, "Sunflower" pendulette, "Capitol with Roosevelt Profile" pendulette, and miniature portico clock. Lot also includes a version of the "Beer Drinkers" strut clock along with two bar top ornaments incorporating the same theme.
CONDITION: generally good condition. Sunflower is missing small pendulum bob. One of the bar top ornaments may be meant to hold a bottle opener. A diverse assortment of Lux clocks. Dimensions are for the Liberty Bell.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $375
DIMENSIONS: 5.5in x 5in x 1.25in

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Lot#: 676

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 7 (Seven) Novelty: Clocks signed by Keebler and Lux including two "Little House with Jagged Edges" with one in carved wooden stand, a "Full Size Bobbing Bird" 8 day cuckoo style clock, and four octagonal dial clocks with checkered borders.
CONDITION: clocks are in good overall condition with some bumps and scratches. Largest cuckoo style clock is missing its pendulum bob. Four of the clocks tick when the pendulum is moved manually. Dimensions are for the "Full Size Bobbing Bird" clock.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $150
DIMENSIONS: 9.5in x 6.5in x 3in

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Lot#: 677

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 7 (Seven) Pendulette novelty clocks: lot includes three "Sailor" or "Ship's Wheel" clocks by Westclox, Lux "ABC Kiddie Clock", Lux "Mary Had a Little Lamb" pendulette, Lux "Nigara" or "Horse Coach" banjo-form pendulette, and a Lux advertising pendulette for " cutting Engineering Works" of Los Angeles, California.
CONDITION: clocks in generally good condition with some oxidation on the two metal front clocks. Two of the Ship's wheel clocks do not escape when the pendulum is moved by hand. Dimensions are for the Ship's Wheel model.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $250
DIMENSIONS: 6.5in x 6.5in x 1.5in

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Lot#: 678

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 8 (Eight) Lux cuckoo: a variety of cuckoo style clocks by the Lux Clock Mfg. Co. of Waterbury, Conn., including "Tree House" pendulette, "Full Size Stationary Bird Coo Coo", "Full Size Coo Coo", "Full Size Quail Coo Coo", and many others including 30 hour, 8 day, spring driven, and weight driven models.
CONDITION: clocks in varying states of condition, scuffs and dings, some are missing pendulums, no weights included. Dimensions are for the largest 8 day cuckoo clock.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $100
DIMENSIONS: 16in x 10in x 7in

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Lot#: 679

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 8 (Eight) Novelty timepieces: clocks by the Lux Clock Mfg. Co. of Waterbury, Conn., including two "Bulldog with Kittens" pendulettes, "Dog House No. 333" pendulette, two "Little House with Jagged Edges" pendulettes, "Sunflower" pendulette, "Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer" pendulette, and "Hunting Scene" pendulette.
CONDITION: clocks in reasonably good condition, some with dings, paint chips, and oxidation on metal components. The Sunflower model has bent metal leaves and is missing the pendulum bob. Dimensions are for the Hunting Scene.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $225
DIMENSIONS: 8in x 5.5in x 2.5in

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Lot#: 680

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 12 (Twelve) Novelty: lot includes clocks mostly from Lux Clock Mfg. Co. including two "Bobbing Bird Cuckoo Style" pendulettes, "Enchanted Forest" model, "Love Bird No. 250", two "Quail" model pendulettes with the later plastic cases, two "Bird Nest" pendulettes, two "Old Cuckoo Style No. 311" pendulettes, and two square nickel plated desk clocks, one with a bridge scene and the other of a tavern interior.
CONDITION: overall good general condition, some with minor condition issues and small losses. Dimensions are for the desk clocks.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $150
DIMENSIONS: 3.75in x 3.75in x 1.5in

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Lot#: 681

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 13 (Thirteen) Novelty timepieces: lot includes small timepieces by Lux Clock Mfg. Co. of Waterbury, Conn., including "Clown Clock with Seals" or "No. 303", several different "Bluebird" models, several "Bobbing Bird" cuckoo-style models, "Dove with Wings Spread Wide" or "Bird Nest" model, "Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer" pendulette, and others.
CONDITION: clocks are in generally good condition. Some are missing small stamped metal bird or other small ornaments. Most clocks are pressed wood and few are plastic. Lot also includes a Lux pressed wood front with thermometer. Dimensions are for the largest cuckoo style clock.
ESTIMATE: $350 - $450
PRICE SOLD: $325
DIMENSIONS: 8in x 5.5in x 1.5in

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Lot#: 682

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 13 (Thirteen) Novelty: assortment of clocks from the Lux Clock Mfg. Co. of Waterbury, Conn., including "Country Scene" pendulette, "Dutch Mill" pendulette, "Dutch Mill with Man" pendulette, "Golfer" pendulette, six desktop pendulettes in a variety of colors and styles, an 8 day wall clock with checkered metal dial, and 8 day weight-driven time and alarm "Chateau" model wall clock with carved wood front.
CONDITION: generally good condition, some missing pendulums, desktop models with flaking paint, not tested. Dimensions are for the "Chateau".
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $300
DIMENSIONS: 12in x 8.5in x 3.5in

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