AUCTION : 1014

Lots 201 - 300

Lot#: 201

DESCRIPTION: Miniature tall clock, burl walnut veneered case, the trunk with brass framed ceramic panel decorated with a vase and flowers, Arabic numeral painted dial marked "Howell. James & Co. 579 Regent St.", with Imhof 8 day timepiece movement, the clock finial serving as winding crown, c 1910
CONDITION: case with minor splits and blisters in veneer, dial good, with crazing, movement running, low balance amplitude, needs service, Ht 15 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $225

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Lot#: 202

DESCRIPTION: Elpa, West Germany, two singing whistling birds in brass cage, c1975
CONDITION: the ornate cage even has inset imitation rubies around the cast metal base. The feathered birds tweet briskly and move their beaks and tails. On the bottom is the winder and switch for "continuous, intermission, stop". Ht 10 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $325

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Lot#: 203

DESCRIPTION: "Jeu de Course" French antique horse race mechanical toy, c1900
CONDITION: this boxed toy game is unrestored, is not operational, and has some missing components. We see complete and restored examples on Ebay, and the strong prices these bring, so this one deserves attention. Cardboard box measures 10 1/2" square by 5 1/2" Htigh
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $150

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Lot#: 204

DESCRIPTION: Oil lamp clock, pewter and blown glass, 19th century
CONDITION: the pewter retains an old patina and the glass oil reservoir with numbered retainer for the passing hours, has large bubbles in the glass. The wick-adjusting pin and its chain are present. Ht 13 1/4"
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $450

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Lot#: 205

DESCRIPTION: Lanterns and barometer: 4 (Four) antique lanterns in brass and steel, two with colored lenses; and aneroid barometer in brass case
CONDITION: the lanterns are in good but worn condition, and the two interior rotating lens cylinders have green and red glasses. One indicates "Made in England" on its base. The barometer brass case is tarnished, its white dial is fine, and there is a standing goddess logo holding a octant. Ht of tallest lantern 10", barometer overall diameter is 4 3/4"
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $180

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Lot#: 206

DESCRIPTION: Barograph, London, England, for "Andrew J. Lloyd Co., Boston", mahogany and glass case, 8 day movement with cylinder escapement platform, c1910
CONDITION: the case is in very nice original condition, and there is a good old patina on the brass interior components. The movement ticks and stops, and there is a new plastic stylus on "pen" that marks weekly barometric pressure. Includes original glass ink bottle also mounted inside. Ht 7 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $250

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Lot#: 207

DESCRIPTION: Large glass and wood sand glass, 20th century
CONDITION: the top shows some minor scratches but otherwise the condition is very good. We assume that this measures an hour, but not tested. Ht 23"
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
PRICE SOLD: $160

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Lot#: 208

DESCRIPTION: Advance Machine Co., coin operated postcard vending machine in a hard wood case with four glass windows for displaying cards and two coin operated brass delivery mechanisms, patent dates "11-5-12" and "4-24-23"
CONDITION: post cards (other than those pictured in the display) are not included and coin is rejected when machine is empty. Ht 37 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1000
PRICE SOLD: $600

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Lot#: 209

DESCRIPTION: Prints - 2 (Two) Framed undated factory views: Seth Thomas 23"x18" is from c1880 manufacturers atlas and has three engraved factory views and extensive company history and products text; Longines 30"x20" colored lithograph shows their watch factory in Switzerland and an enlarged wrist watch, c1930.
CONDITION: both are in good condition, in wood frames with glass, but sold as is. No further details available
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $60

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Lot#: 210

DESCRIPTION: German Hoyt Life Picture "Black Farmer" Automaton layered color lithograph of a black farmer, dressed in red hat, blue and white checked shirt and overalls. The spring key wind movement winds from the rear and actuated from the side, causes head to tilt left and right, the mouth to open and close and the eyes to look left to right. This is an unusual of example of black memorabilia, set within a fancy carved gold frame, c1895
CONDITION: the automaton is in good working order and functions on command when wound. The movement and actuator are replacements. The frame and box housing the lithograph are restorations. Ht 29 1/2" x 25 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $3000 - $4000
PRICE SOLD: $2800

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Lot#: 211

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., model 21 marine chronometer, 14 jewel key wind and set, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with spring detent escapement and chronometer balance with helical hairspring, in a gimbaled brass bowl with screw bezel, and Arabic numeral, metal dial with wind indicator, black painted steel spade and poker hands, contained in mahogany inner and outer boxes with brass hardware, serial #2E4133, c1941
CONDITION: outer box dirty, and with scratches, marks and minor split to top, inner box with darkened finish, minor scratches and surface losses, gimbal with losses to lacquer, bowl dirty and with tarnish, dial with minor dust and dirt, hands good, movement dirty, plates with a few minor scratches, detent good, running, should be serviced, outer box Ht 10 1/4"
ESTIMATE: $1600 - $2000
PRICE SOLD: $1800

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Lot#: 212

DESCRIPTION: Thomas Mercer, St. Albans, England, two day marine chronometer, decorated brass movement with spring detent escapement and chronometer balance, signed Roman numeral silvered dial with up/ down display, blued steel spade and poker hands, contained in a gimballed brass bowl with spring loaded shutter for access to winding, screw bezel with beveled glass, teakwood interior and exterior protective cases, the inner case with engraved plaque of Alf Lie, watch and chronometer maker and with a small group of service and rate records, serial #23373, c1960
CONDITION: outer case with scratches and minor losses to finish, dings, top with minor split, inner case with scratches and small chip at rear right, bowl, gimbal, and bezel very dirty, dial very good with minor losses to lacquer, hands very good, movement plates with minor tarnish, excessive oil and dirt, lubricant at balance pivots dry and with accumulated dirt, dot of adhesive? at passing spring screw, detent good, running, should be serviced, papers with dirt and folds, outer box 8 1/4" x 9 1/4" x 9 5/8"
ESTIMATE: $1500 - $2000
PRICE SOLD: $1000

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Lot#: 213

DESCRIPTION: Longines, Switzerland, lever escapement chronometer with boxes, outer mahogany protective case containing the brass mounted, gimbaled box, the lid with plaque stating "Longines Chronometer Showing Observatory Time to the second", timepiece mounted in a weighted brass bowl, Arabic numeral silvered dial with wind indicator, blued steel spade and poker hands, 17 jewel caliber 21.29 movement with lever escapement and bimetallic balance, serial #6411684, c1910
CONDITION: outer box later, heavily sanded and with poor finish, inner box with some fading, minor scratches and dings, and a few very fine splits, lock missing, plaque with some dirt and spotting, gimbal and bowl good, with minor scratches, dial good with minor dirt and fine scratches, hands very good, movement with minor scratches, minor dust and dirt, running, needs service
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
PRICE SOLD: $950

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Lot#: 214

DESCRIPTION: Elgin Watch Co., Elgin, Illinois. Deck watch, 18 size grade 412, 212 jewel damascened nickel movement with wind indicator, lever escapement with free sprung bimetallic balance, Roman numeral white enamel dial and blued steel hands, contained in a gimbaled brass weighted case, and housed in a chronometer style mahogany box, the top with engraved brass plaque "U.S.S.B. Ship Watch No. 1063" (United States Shipping Board), c1915
CONDITION: CASE: Box good, finish with crazing, minor dirt and scratches; Gimbal and bowl with scratches, losses to lacquer and minor tarnish; Bezel glass with minor scratches. DIAL: Hairline in enamel, light, 5:00; Chip in enamel, 8:30. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Dirty, oily; Spots of rust on crown wheel screw. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Not running, good staff, starts with pressure on center wheel, needs service, box 5 1/8" x 5 1/8" x 5 1/4". There are very few other examples of this grade with wind indicator in a gimbaled box known.
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $900

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Lot#: 215

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., model 22 chronometer with wind indicator, 35 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, pin/stem set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and micrometric regulator, Arabic numeral metal dial and black steel, spade and poker hands, contained in an screw back and bezel, open face base metal case with ordnance department information engraved on back, and with inner and outer protective boxes, the inner with glazed aperture for viewing the timepiece, outer box with name plate on front, serial #1792, c1940, with associated performance certificate, service bulletin, and "Hamilton Marine Chronometer Log Book".
CONDITION: CASE: Both wooden boxes very good with minor scratches; Minor scratches on outer surface of base metal case; Spots of minor corrosion; Plastic crystal. DIAL: A few minor marks. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few minor scratches; Dirty. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), should be serviced. Papers good, with minor dirt and folds.
ESTIMATE: $1000 - $1300
PRICE SOLD: $1300

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Lot#: 216

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., model 22 chronometer with wind indicator, 35 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, pin/stem set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and micrometric regulator, movement marked "U.S. Navy Bu. Ships - 1942", Arabic numeral metal dial and black steel, spade and poker hands, in a gimbaled bowl, contained in a mahogany box with name plate on front, serial #2F5655, c1942.
CONDITION: CASE: Box good overall with minor fading, a few scratches and dings, left side of top with crazed and separated finish, due to shrinkage; Bowl and gimbal in old lacquer, good with minor marks and scratches; Plastic crystal with crazing and flaws. DIAL: Restored. HANDS: Good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Plates with minor marks and scratches; Grease on barrel; Loss to blacking in engraving; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), would benefit from service.
ESTIMATE: $900 - $1200
PRICE SOLD: $850

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Lot#: 217

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Watch Co., Lancaster, Penn., model 22 chronometer with wind indicator, 35 size, 21 jewels, stem wind, pin/stem set, adjusted to 6 positions and temperature, straight line damascened nickel plate movement, with lever escapement and micrometric regulator, movement marked "U.S. Navy Bu. Ships - 1943", Arabic numeral metal dial and black steel, spade and poker hands, in a gimbaled bowl, contained in a mahogany box with name plate on front, serial #2F26390, c1943, with outer protective box, "Care and Handling of the Hamilton Marine Chronometer" booklet, and "Correct Time" display card inside lid.
CONDITION: CASE: Outer box refinished and with minor scratches; Inner box refinished, minor marks and scratches; Gimbal and bowl in old lacquer, good, no ordnance markings on bowl weight; Plastic crystal with minor scratches. DIAL: Good with minor scratches. HANDS: Very good. MOVEMENT PLATES: Minor scratches on plate; Specks of dirt / dust. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), would benefit from service, booklet with layer scotch tape on covers, display card very good.
ESTIMATE: $1100 - $1400
PRICE SOLD: $1100

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Lot#: 218

DESCRIPTION: Ulysse Nardin, Le Locle & Geneva, Switzerland, deck watch with sweep seconds, 19 jewels, stem wind and pin set, gilt plate movement with lever escapement, Guillaume balance, micrometric regulator in a sterling silver, screw back and snap bezel, open face case and Roman numeral, outer black 5-minute markers, white enamel dial, blued steel spade and poker hands, serial #124145, 56mm, c1910.
CONDITION: CASE: A few dings and pin pricks; Minor scratches on outer surface of case; Precious metal content marked. DIAL: Excellent. HANDS: Minor specks of oxide, seconds. MOVEMENT PLATES: A few fine scratches; A few minor spots; Discoloration on fourth wheel cock; Bright work with scattered specks of oxide; Screw heads with minor marring. MOVEMENT FUNCTION: Running order (winds, sets and ticks), good balance amplitude.
ESTIMATE: $1800 - $2200
PRICE SOLD: $1700

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Lot#: 219

DESCRIPTION: Hamilton Model 21 chronometers- 2 (Two) 56-hour 14-jewel marine timekeepers in tubs (not wood boxes), #2E8343 and #2E1614, both dated 1941
CONDITION: except for no inner or outer wooden boxes, these are in excellent condition and both tick briskly. Reproduction boxes are available. Outside diameter of bezels 5"
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1100
PRICE SOLD: $2000

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Lot#: 221

DESCRIPTION: Negretti & Zambra, London, Fitzroy barometer, oak case with dome top, white enamel barometer scales at top, behind bevelled glass, and with thermometer below, also with bevelled glass, the case back with instruction label, c1890
CONDITION: very good overall, enamel scales with crazing, glasses good, thermometer and barometer working, Ht 42"
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
PRICE SOLD: $1400

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Lot#: 222

DESCRIPTION: Negretti and Zambra, London, aneroid barometer and thermometer, the ornate carved oak case in the Gothic style, thermometer with silvered scale, barometer with engraved, silvered dial with blued steel indicator and gilt set hand, and signed Negretti & Zambra, London, No. 4190, c1900
CONDITION: case with some replaced moldings, needing color, minor bumps and dings, thermometer scale lacking silver, barometer dial with minor toning, otherwise good, hands good, Ht 40
ESTIMATE: $350 - $450
PRICE SOLD: $250

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Lot#: 223

DESCRIPTION: John Merrick & Co., Worcester, Mass., Timby patent stick barometer, rosewood veneered case with ripple molding at base, silvered barometer scale with set hand, lower glass for thermometer, the back with a partial label, c1860
CONDITION: case good with minor wear and loss to finish, barometer scale very good, thermometer and scale missing, Ht 38 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $130

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Lot#: 224

DESCRIPTION: English mercury wheel barometer with thermometer and hydrometer in a mahogany veneered case with bone indicator knob, c1860
CONDITION: the mercury tube is full. This item must be hand delivered. Ht 35"
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $160

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Lot#: 225

DESCRIPTION: Barometers- 2 (Two) aneroid in carved walnut hanging cases; one signed Sidric, the other "F Rachmuhl Sohn, Basel."
CONDITION: both are in very nice condition, with good clean dials. The Swiss one includes a two-scale mercury intact thermometer. Neither was tested. The Basel ht is 18", the round is 10" diameter
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $275

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Lot#: 226

DESCRIPTION: Barometer tubes, parts, and an old ship's barometer in brass case on gimbaled mount
CONDITION: must be hand delivered. The brass barometer has Lisbon signature. Sold "as is".
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $140

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Lot#: 227

DESCRIPTION: Pocket Watch Dials- 10 (Ten) and a Hamilton case: 18, 16 and 6 size, seven Hamilton including a Canadian, a few bold Arabic double sunk with red 5 minute markers, and a Montgomery (back marked Swiss), 1 multicolor Columbus, a Waltham and an Elgin, together with a Hamilton ivory plastic "cigarette box" for the 992B
CONDITION: Dials good to very good, no major flaws, Hamilton box very good, label on front slightly lifted at right
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $275

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Lot#: 228

DESCRIPTION: Small clock and watch parts, porcelain watch dials
CONDITION: one box load of useful materials, especially the hundred-plus white watch dials. Sold as is, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $150 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $250

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Lot#: 229

DESCRIPTION: Pocket watch movements, tools, crystal cabinet, and watch balance cocks, all old
CONDITION: valuable lot with hundreds of items. The crystal cabinet now has drawers full of watch movements (no crystals). Tools include mainspring winders, turns, depthing and poising tools, punches, calipers, and related accessories. The angled case displays many ornate English watch cocks; its lid is 17" x 21".
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $300

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Lot#: 230

DESCRIPTION: Large lot of 19th and early 20th century watchmakers tools, including a Swiss turns, two pivot polishers, bows, fusee adjusting rod, uprighting tool, blowpipes, ferrules, screw head polisher, truing calipers, douzeime gauge, polishing shovel, ivory handled bluing pan, bone handled bench keys, and more, all contained in a 19th century red painted wooden chest
CONDITION: Some tools incomplete, some with wear, minor rust
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $350

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Lot#: 231

DESCRIPTION: Swiss brass and steel wheel cutting engine, and Peerless 8 mm watchmaker's lathe, 19th and early 20th century
CONDITION: the unsigned wheel cutter appears complete and retains an old patina on the brass; includes a mounted cutter. The lathe is in very nice condition, includes a flip-up tool rest and tail stock with spindle. No collets. Engine ht 9 3/4", diameter of index plate is 6 3/4"
ESTIMATE: $1000 - $1500
PRICE SOLD: $850

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Lot#: 232

DESCRIPTION: Clock and watch repair tools and parts: includes K&D Model 16A staking set, broach sets, bushing tool, etc.
CONDITION: one box load of hundreds of useful tools and material. Refer to photo for details. No further information available
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $190

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Lot#: 233

DESCRIPTION: Clock glass domes and wood bases; 12 black painted bases with feet; 9 glass domes; various sizes
CONDITION: old useful material, not all domes and bases matching. Sold as is, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $160

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Lot#: 234

DESCRIPTION: Glass domes- 7 (Seven) and wood bases- 6 (Six): Four fit each other; the rest are separate and do not match; two domes are ovals. All old
CONDITION: the domes all are intact, and the wood bases are worn but have no major flaws. Very fragile for shipping. Tallest oval dome, on its base, is 16" Htigh.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $130

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Lot#: 235

DESCRIPTION: Clock gongs and movements: many gong rod units and low-end clock works
CONDITION: one box, good assortment of useful parts, especially the gongs useful for replacements. No further information available
ESTIMATE: $100 - $150
PRICE SOLD: $80

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Lot#: 236

DESCRIPTION: Clock keys, gongs, mainsprings and barrels; oak machinist's chest; mahogany Chelsea clock stand;20th century
CONDITION: best is the vintage and well-made dove-tailed chest with top tray and three lower drawers full of dozens of keys and key gauges. The chest's lock and escutcheon are absent. The Chelsea cradle, in very nice condition with just a few minor scratches, appears to be for the 6" dial models. The gongs and barrels are newer stock. No further details available
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $200

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Lot#: 237

DESCRIPTION: Clock parts, one tackle box and another box load two modern German movements; one 3-weight cuckoo; hundreds of quartz clock hands and numerals; dozens of vintage clock glasses including many convex; pendulums; finials; etc.
CONDITION: large lot of many useful items, no further details available, glass very fragile for shipping
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $120

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Lot#: 238

DESCRIPTION: Clock parts: verges, bells, wooden case pieces, glass door transfers, gongs, pendulums, alarm setters and movements, mostly antique
CONDITION: 2 box loads useful assortment of a large variety of parts. Sold as is, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $150 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $180

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Lot#: 239

DESCRIPTION: Clocks cases, movements, novelties: Include 2 porcelain cases (Thistle & Reporter models) with detached Ansonia works; Seth Thomas small banjo; Japanese Tezuka moving eye owl; German reproduction gravity clock; brass weight pair; Ansonia cast-metal mantel; Sessions oak kitchen clock, and Schatz battery-movement swinger
CONDITION: two boxloads of material. The two porcelain cases are in good condition and are the best of this lot of interesting and useful material. Sold as is, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $170

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Lot#: 240

DESCRIPTION: Clock dials and glasses: box load of wood and metal dials, bezels, beveled, convex, shaped and plan glasses
CONDITION: good assortment of useful materials, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $110

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Lot#: 241

DESCRIPTION: Clock Dials- approximately 26 (Twenty-six) including painted iron for long case one signed Ezra Batchelder [Danvers, Mass.], painted wood and metal dials for wall and shelf clocks, most 19th century
CONDITION: large assortment, some in very nice condition, some very worn. Sold as is, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $350 - $550
PRICE SOLD: $450

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Lot#: 242

DESCRIPTION: Painted clock dials- 14 (Fourteen): three arch-top for English long cases; four painted wood dials for Connecticut clocks; three square metal, two round metal; two steeple; all antique 19th century
CONDITION: the dials are in worn condition but still useful for clocks without dials or just for display. Sold as is, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $225

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Lot#: 243

DESCRIPTION: Watch crystal tools, new/old electric and mechanical small clock movements, clock mainsprings and other tools, along with 10 wrist and pocket watch boxes
CONDITION: two box loads of useful material including many new Hermle battery movements and plug-in digital-clock units. The watch crystal kits look nearly new. Sold as is, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $90

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Lot#: 244

DESCRIPTION: Watch crystal cabinets - 4 (Four), plus hundreds of small glass crystals, plastic SHUR-FIT blanks and tools; early 20th century
CONDITION: The drawers of the three stacking glass lady's watch crystals cabinets, by C.&E. Marshall Co., are full of sorted crystals. The SHUR-FIT kit, with top-mounted hand-cranked cutter, has two drawers full of packaged, labeled and sorted blanks. Ht of Marshall triple stack is 21", cutter kit 12"
ESTIMATE: $250 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $20

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Lot#: 245

DESCRIPTION: A. (Abraham) Edwards, Ashby, Mass., 30 hours, time and strike, weight wood tall clock movement and painted wood dial, c1820
CONDITION: Maple plate wood movement in nice condition. There is no bell, weights or pendulum. New pieces have been added to the top plates to secure the pendulum support. The count wheel has a repair. Original painted dial has vertical shrinkage paint loss just left of center. Pewter hour hand is original. The minute is brass may be a replacement.
ESTIMATE: $275 - $375
PRICE SOLD: $300

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Lot#: 246

DESCRIPTION: English 30 hours, time and strike, long case clock movement, on seat board with dial signed "Scandrett, Worcester"; and white painted dial only for 30 hour movement; c1820
CONDITION: the movement has heavy oxidation but appears complete and restorable. No bell, pendulum or weights. Its square dial is dirty but mostly intact. The second dial has bold Arabic numerals and gold painted spandrels but has some paint loss by the 6 and 7. The two hemispheres are highly detailed, and the calendar wheel is in place. The square dial is 12" x 12"; the arched dial is 18 3/4" x 13"
ESTIMATE: $250 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $120

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Lot#: 247

DESCRIPTION: Tall clock movement: English 8 days, time and strike, on seat board white painted dial indistinctly signed, c1830
CONDITION: this movement comes with a lovely floral painted dial. Sadly, the movement is missing its strike rack and hour wheel with snail, so will need attention to function properly. Pulleys included, but no weights or pendulum. Sold as is, no further details available. Dial measures 13" x 18 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $250 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $190

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Lot#: 248

DESCRIPTION: French. Unsigned pinwheel escapement regulator movement (only), with enamel dial, gridiron pendulum and brass weight, c1910
CONDITION: Movement and components all in good original condition, ready for an appropriate case or wall bracket. The movement is the typical high quality and high precision timepiece. Dial diameter is 14" overall
ESTIMATE: $350 - $550
PRICE SOLD: $700

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Lot#: 249

DESCRIPTION: Attributed to Heman Clark, Plymouth, Conn., 8 days,wooden movement, with count wheel on front plate, c1818.
CONDITION: the movement appears complete on its seat board (no weights or pendulum) but we note a broken pinion leaf in the strike train's third wheel, and a new strike second wheel arbor and pinion. Several examples are known, all with c1818-1820 dials.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $225

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Lot#: 250

DESCRIPTION: Clock movements - 2 (Two): 8 day brass striking weight driven tall clock;' one time-only, probably for a large regulator, both antique
CONDITION: the striker is missing its strike rack. The one-train has no crutch and the pallet bridge looks new. but it has a weight pulley. No weights, pendulums, or further details available
ESTIMATE: $250 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $225

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Lot#: 251

DESCRIPTION: Wooden movements- 2 (Two): Hoadley upside down; double hammer outboard shelf clock alarm, both 1830's.
CONDITION: these rare movements appear complete, with just one broken tooth visible on a outboard alarm, but no further details available
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $550

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Lot#: 252

DESCRIPTION: Clock movements- 3 (Three) 8 days, time and strike,: Chelsea house strike #569069: German Hermle 132-071 ship's strike from 1978; French unsigned countwheel
CONDITION: these appear mostly complete but sold as is with no further details available
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $90

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Lot#: 253

DESCRIPTION: Wooden movements- 5 (Five) 30 hours, time and strike, weight driven: Terry 1.118, Hopkins & Alfred 2B2.1, Boardman & Wells 9.223, Wadsworth Turner 2A1.3, all early 19th century
CONDITION: our consigner assigned the contemporary numbering system to these movements which appear mostly complete, but sold as is. No further information available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $500

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Lot#: 254

DESCRIPTION: Clock movements- 7 (Seven) brass Connecticut weight driven: R.& J.B. Terry; Manross 9.1; Ansonia 2.162; Forestville 3.211; Chauncey Jerome; two unsigned
CONDITION: our consigner supplied the contemporary numbers. These are mostly complete, some verges absent, but sold as is with no further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $200

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Lot#: 255

DESCRIPTION: Wooden movements- 13 (Thirteen) partial: five Terry type for shelf clocks; one for "Groaner" shelf clock and one for tall clocks plus six shelf clock movement plates (only)
CONDITION: 2 boxes, a good assortment of useful wooden-works parts, some nearly complete. No further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $325

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Lot#: 256

DESCRIPTION: Brass clock movements- 14 (Fourteen) Connecticut, 12 are strikers: Seth Thomas, Ingraham, Waterbury, Sessions, New Haven, Gilbert, all antique
CONDITION: this useful assortment has movements that are mostly signed and complete, but sold as is with no further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $180

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Lot#: 257

DESCRIPTION: Clock movements, parts, bezels, and turned wood finials.
CONDITION: four box loads of hundreds of useful items. There are several disassembled "course recorder" clocks used on shipboard, hundreds of finials, dozens of dials and bezels with glasses, dozens of spring barrels, and many used modern German movements
ESTIMATE: $200 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $170

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Lot#: 258

DESCRIPTION: Clocks & Watches: large lot of alarm clocks, travel clocks, character and other quartz watches, General Electric wall clock, and Wanamaker brass chiming mantel clock with German balance wheel movement, 20th century
CONDITION: two box loads big assortment of modern material. Sold as is, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $100 - $150
PRICE SOLD: $150

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Lot#: 259

DESCRIPTION: Pocket watch display case and steel and reverse-paint glass illuminated repair sign, 20th century
CONDITION: the mahogany 2-door display case has 84 hooks, red felt backing locks with keys, and measures 31" Htigh x 33" wide x 3 1/2" deep. The electric sign, with a single fluorescent tube, had its cord cut so was not tested; it was made by the Maxilume Fixture Co. of Chicago; 28" wide x 5 1/2" tall x 4" deep.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $200

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Lot#: 260

DESCRIPTION: Mahogany dentist's portable multidrawer cabinet, with dental tools, and four watchmaker/jeweler supply catalogs, early 20th century
CONDITION: The nice wooden antique cabinet, with box joints and metal corners, has 14 drawers with dental material, also useful for horologists. The four soft cover catalogues are from Marshall, Swartchild and Watchmakers Supply House. Cabinet measures 12" Htigh x 14" wide x 12" deep
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $70

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Lot#: 261

DESCRIPTION: Dental cabinet in oak with seven drawers and three compartments over five drawers and one compartment over two doors with mirror in top right cabinet and carved molding on crest, c1920
CONDITION: the cabinet is in good original condition and complete. Ht 66"
ESTIMATE: $200 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $2100

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Lot#: 262

DESCRIPTION: Tardy, "French Clocks; Clocks the World Over", four hardcover volumes and French and English, 5th Edition, 1985
CONDITION: this hard-to-find classic set includes "Part One: From their beginnings to the Louis XV-Louis XVI Transition Period", "Part Two: From Louis XVI style to Louis XVIII-Charles X period", "Part Three: From the Louis-Philippe style to modern times, Provinces - Belgium and Nederland, Britina Islands and North-America", and "Part Four: Northern, Middle, Eastern and Mediterranean Europe, Japan".
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $750

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Lot#: 263

DESCRIPTION: Books- 9 (Nine) on marine chronometers: authors include Whitney, von Bertele (English and German versions), Wynter & Turner, Rees, Jagger, Tony Mercer, Quill and Gould
CONDITION: important lot of rare volumes, all hardcover's with dust jackets mostly in good condition
ESTIMATE: $400 - $700
PRICE SOLD: $325

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Lot#: 265

DESCRIPTION: Books- 8 (Eight) hardcover classic references on French clocks and clock making authors include Niehuser, Barracca (Cartier), Muhe & Vogel, Kjellberg, Antiquorum auction of Breguet, Maitzner & Moreau, and Edey
CONDITION: box load of rare and valuable volumes in good condition, mostly with original dust jackets
ESTIMATE: $400 - $700
PRICE SOLD: $325

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Lot#: 268

DESCRIPTION: Books- 18 (Eighteen) classics on watches and watch making authors include Brunner, Clutton & Daniels, Jagger, Harrold, Vogel, Niebling, Chapuis & Jaquet, Mason, Patrizzi & Sturm, Bassermann-Jordan & Betelem Salomons, (Brequet catalogue), Crossman, Eckhardt (patents), Gazeley, Loomes, Bruton, and Abbott
CONDITION: one box of important volumes, mostly hardcover with dust jackets
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $225

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Lot#: 270

DESCRIPTION: Books- 20 (Twenty) classic references on American clocks: authors include Ly (9), Roberts (2), Parsons, Carlisle, Eckhardt, Gibbs, Palmer, Battison & Kane, Wood & Kramer, Willard and Hoopes
CONDITION: this box load mostly hardcover's with some dust jackets, is in good used condition. Sold as is, no further details
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $325

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Lot#: 271

DESCRIPTION: Books- 20 (Twenty) classics: American Horologist & Jeweler bound volumes; catalogues of Swiss watch parts; Distin & Bishop; John Ware Willard; Chandlee; Miller; Hoopes; Dworestsky; Palmer; Bailey
CONDITION: good assortment of useful references. No further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $20

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Lot#: 272

DESCRIPTION: Books- 20 (Twenty) on foreign clocks: useful and classic titles, authors include Hudson (Scottish longcases), Burroughs (Canadian clocks), Maitzner (Comtoise). Pearson, Lloyd, Cescinsky & Webster, Jagger, Tyler, Bruton, Britten, DeCarle, Ullyett, Edey, Banfield (barometers), etc.
CONDITION: good collection of useful references, good condition, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $150 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $60

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Lot#: 273

DESCRIPTION: Books- 21 (Twenty-one) classic references on American clocks and clock making authors include Ly, Gibbs (2), Bailey, Foley, Willard, Husher & Welch, Roberts & Taylor, Roberts, Shelley, Miller, Petrucelli & Sposato, Eckhardt, Dworetsky, Chandlee, Avery, Hoopes, James, Harris, Albright, Drepperd, and Reeves (signed)
CONDITION: one box of important hardcover's mostly with dust jackets in good condition
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $250

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Lot#: 274

DESCRIPTION: Books- 21 (Twenty-one)- on repair of clocks, watches and barometers: useful and classic volumes, some photocopies, including DeCarle, Wilding, Goodrich, Kelly, Terwilliger 400-day 10th edition, etc.
CONDITION: good assortment of repair titles, mostly in good condition, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $40

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Lot#: 275

DESCRIPTION: Books- 24 (Twenty-four) on American clocks plus pamphlets: authors include Ly, Shaffer, Spittlers, Gibbs, Parsons, Eckhardt (patents), Wescot, Dworetsky, Tyler, Mussey, Chandlee, Willard, Hoopes, Schorsch, etc.
CONDITION: good collection of useful references, some photocopies, good condition. Sold as is, no further details available
ESTIMATE: $150 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $50

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Lot#: 276

DESCRIPTION: Auction Catalogues: clock and watch sales from Sotheby's, Christies, Phillips, Bonhams including seven from the Time Museum auction
CONDITION: box load of approximately thirty-eight catalogues from important sales. One other in Japanese, showing early Japanese timepieces
ESTIMATE: $300 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $70

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Lot#: 277

DESCRIPTION: Books and booklets- 46 (Forty-six) vintage references on English, Irish, Scottish, Yorkshire, Cornish and Welch clockmaking
CONDITION: important volumes, most hardcover's with dust jackets, by authors including Symonds (2), Cescinsky & Webster (2), Britten, Jagger, Green, Royer-Collard, Loomes (3), Barder, Vaudrey Mercer, Cesinsky, Hana (2), Edwardes (2), Beeson (3), Baillie, Vernay, Nicholls, Robertson, John Smith (2), Bruton, Tait, Wenham, Earle (sundials), Peate (3), Bellchambers, Mather, Brown (2), Fennell, Dinsdale, Benson, Dent, and Daniell (2 booklets)
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $100

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Lot#: 278

DESCRIPTION: Books and booklets- approximately 50 (Fifty) on clocks, watches, sundials, music boxes and antiques; authors include Hoke, Andrewes, Mosoriak, Baillie, Landes, Muir & Kraus, Cheney, Eiffe, Bruton, Hummel, Machmer, Fry, Rawlings, Earle, Mayall, Eden, Lloyd, Spackman, Stowell, Holly, Darling, Hana, Fuller. etc.
CONDITION: two box loads of a large varied assortment of useful references and classics. All in good condition, but no further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $60

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Lot#: 279

DESCRIPTION: Books, catalogues, booklets, magazines, and pamphlets on clocks, watches and repairs. More than eighty titles
CONDITION: two box loads of useful vintage material. Some classic references and rare soft cover ephemera. No further details available
ESTIMATE: $200 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $20

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Lot#: 280

DESCRIPTION: American mission oak tall clock, 8 days, time and strike, spring driven movement in a oak case, c1915
CONDITION: the case retains its original finish and the backboard to the movement housing is absent. Ht 71 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $120

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Lot#: 281

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Brass & Copper Co., Ansonia, Conn., 8 days, time and strike, shelf clock with William A. Terry's patent calendar rosewood veneer shelf clock, c1874.
CONDITION: Original finish is heavily worn. The hands are original. The original painted dial is in excellent condition with very minor flaking at the strike side winding arbor. There are veneer pieces missing on the base front and right side as well as both sides of the door frame. The finials do not appear to be original. For additional information on the movement, see Tran Duy Ly's "Ansonia Clocks & Watches", page 70. The glass is original and in excellent condition. Ht 32 3/4".
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $300

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Lot#: 282

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., (or H. J. Davies Clock Co.), New York, "Crystal Palace" 8 days, time and strike, figural mantel clock (no glass dome), c1880
CONDITION: we do not see these two figures illustrated in Ly but we believe them correct as options were available at the time. There is no paper label and the paper dial is newer. The mirror is old with tarnish, the barrel pendulum is correct, the movement is signed, and the wood base is stamped "DAVIES PATD". The bezel has the patent stamp at the top. Side ornaments may be missing from dial, but some models did not have them. Ht 16 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $250 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $150

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Lot#: 283

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., "Sharon", 8 days, time and strike, spring brass movement cabinet series mantel clock, c1894
CONDITION: Oak case in original finish. Gold tone dial with some wear to the numbers at the winding arbors. Original hands. Movement is signed. Nice label inside the case. Ht 17"
ESTIMATE: $75 - $150
PRICE SOLD: $130

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Lot#: 284

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., Ansonia, Conn., 8 days, time and strike, round gothic or beehive shelf clock, c1852
CONDITION: Refinished rosewood veneered case with a couple small chips on the lower door and a repair on the base. Veneer is missing on the round dial door. Original painted dial with minor loss at the winding arbors. Original hands and tablet. Clean label inside the case. Ht 18 3/4"
ESTIMATE: $100 - $150
PRICE SOLD: $80

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Lot#: 285

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, " Window Clock" plate glass 20" 8 day time only, hanging wall clock, c1880
CONDITION: this is the largest size of this model, and is in good condition with some fading of the gold on the glass. The twin-spring rear-wind movement ticks and stops
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $350

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Lot#: 286

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Crystal Palace No. 1 Extra" 8 days,spring driven time and strike, (hour & half hour on bell) mantel clock on a walnut base with a period dome, c1880.
CONDITION: The walnut base and mirror frame have original finish. The paper dial is nicely aged but has a couple of faint water spots. The hands are original. The dial bezel is in nice original condition. The pendulum bob is the Davies patent bob. The dome is old and fits the clock nicely. Ht 17 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $350 - $550
PRICE SOLD: $250

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Lot#: 287

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Crystal Palace No. 1 Extra" shelf clock with spring driven 8 days, time and strike, (hour & half hour on bell) movement on a walnut base and under a period dome, c1880.
CONDITION: The walnut base has been refinished to a low luster The mirror frame has been secured with two small nails. The paper dial is a newer replacement. The hands are replacements. The pendulum bob is the Davies patent bob which is correct as Henry J. Davies designed these Crystal Palace models. The two cast statues have been repainted. The dome, while old, does not fit the base of this clock. Ht 19".
ESTIMATE: $250 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $225

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Lot#: 288

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Crystal" 8 days, time and strike, brass and beveled glass crystal regulator mantel clock, visible escapement, c1904
CONDITION: the brass retains an old bright lacquered surface with minor tarnish spots. The front door glass has a small corner chip. The porcelains dial is fine; the pallets are red jewels. The movement is correctly signed, and it ticks and strikes, but the fancy pendulum probably came from another clock. Ht 9 3/4"
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $300

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Lot#: 289

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Fisher Ball Swing", the patinated spelter figure of a young woman carrying fish and holding the clock aloft in her right hand, mounted to an ebonized cast iron base, 8 day time only, movement mounted inside a brass sphere with cast ribbon ornament and applied Arabic numerals, Louis XV style hands, the lower section in gridiron style with smaller sphere at the bottom, c1900
CONDITION: Needs restoration, statue painted gold, right arm with crack, bar holder missing, clock case with minor marks, scratches, dirty, movement ticks
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
PRICE SOLD: $650

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Lot#: 290

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Fortuna" swing clock bronzed spelter STATUE ONLY (no clock), c1906
CONDITION: complete with swinging arm holder, this large statue is in excellent condition with an even bronzed patina that is more recent. Ht to top of torch 25"
ESTIMATE: $1500 - $1750
PRICE SOLD: $2100

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Lot#: 291

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Hanging Antique " time & hour/half hour gong strike weight wall clock in oak case profusely decorated with cast brass trimmings, c1885
CONDITION: this clock has some losses; the cast pendulum has been replaced with an Ansonia smooth pendulum. Oak case has lost its original finish and could use a coat of shellac. Cast ornaments need polishing and attention. Movement is complete and spiral weights are original. The dial is loose and has a replaced brass insert in its center. Ht 46 1/2"
ESTIMATE: $1500 - $2000
PRICE SOLD: $1900

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Lot#: 292

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Huntress Ball Swing", the patinated spelter figure of a young woman carrying game birds and holding the clock aloft in her left hand, mounted to an japanned cast iron base, 8 day time only, movement mounted inside a brass sphere with cast ribbon ornament and applied Arabic numerals, Louis XV style hands, the lower section in gridiron style with smaller sphere at the bottom, c1900
CONDITION: Needs restoration, bar holder missing, clock case with dent, missing top trim, very dirty and with spotting and losses to surface, suspension broken, suspension shield missing, equatorial band on lower ball split, movement complete but will need service
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
PRICE SOLD: $950

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Lot#: 293

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Huntress Swing", the patinated spelter figure of a young woman carrying game birds and holding the clock aloft in her left hand, mounted to a cast iron base, 8 day time only, movement mounted inside a cylinder with cast ribbon ornament, the lower section in gridiron style with cameo style "pendulum" at the bottom, c1900
CONDITION: iron base with minor rust, figure with remnant of original surface, one finger broken from left hand, gilt elements now with gold paint, cylinder containing movement painted black, movement ticks, Ht 24"
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $700

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Lot#: 294

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Huntress" canister swinger, patinated spelter female figure holding the clock aloft in her left hand, mounted to a japanned iron base, c1880. The clock and pendulum assembly a late 20th century reproduction, containing an 8 day time only, rear wind movement, Roman numeral paper dial and blued steel hands
CONDITION: Statue with loss to finish and minor corrosion, back of statue with 4 threaded holes, base with loss of japanning and minor rust, the clock and pendulum assembly are a late 20th century reproduction, running, may need adjustment Ht 24"
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
PRICE SOLD: $650

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Lot#: 295

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "La Barque" 8 days, time and strike, Royal Bonn porcelain mantel clock, c1901
CONDITION: except for repaired top front corner, the hand painted floral case is good and has the correct markings on the back. The original paper dial has some wear. The movement is marked. Ht 10 3/4"
ESTIMATE: $250 - $400
PRICE SOLD: $120

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Lot#: 296

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "MacBeth" cast metal 8 days, time and strike, figural mantel clock with visible escapement, c1904
CONDITION: the ornate case, with no damage or losses, has been nicely restored with new paint, and the porcelain dial and beveled glass are fine. The visible pallets are steel. The movement is correct and signed. Ht 15"
ESTIMATE: $300 - $450
PRICE SOLD: $325

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Lot#: 297

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Minerva" cast metal 8 days, time and strike, mantel clock (no top figure), with visible escapement, c1904
CONDITION: this Art Nouveau case retains an old patina, and it was available from Ansonia without a top statue. The beveled glass has an edge chip, the porcelain dial is fine, the pallets are steel. The signed movement ticks and strikes. Ht 9"
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
PRICE SOLD: $350

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Lot#: 298

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Monarch" 8 day time, hour/half hour strike movement shelf clock in walnut case. c.1880.
CONDITION: The case has its original finish which has darkened significantly with age. The lower door hinge is broken and will need to be replaced. There is a small damaged area on the lower base molding toward the right side. The movement is in need of repair for the time train main arbor spring is broken. The paper dial is in good condition but has wear between 5 and 6. The hands appear original. The stenciled glass is original with some fading of the decoration towards the top. Ht 24 1/2".
ESTIMATE: $300 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $350

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Lot#: 299

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Pompeii" model spring driven 8 days, time and strike, (hour & half hour on gong) clock in an enameled iron case with a porcelain dial, visible escapement and white metal style case ornaments, c1904.
CONDITION: The iron case has been repainted black with the gilt inlay on the case front designs now gone. The bronzed finish white metal ornaments have all been repainted gold. The porcelain dial has a full hairline at 6. The hands appear to be later replacements. Ht 10 1/2".
ESTIMATE: $175 - $250
PRICE SOLD: $300

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Lot#: 300

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Clock Co., New York, "Regent" model 8 days, time and strike, shelf clock, c1904.
CONDITION: The top ornament has broken away from its mountings and will need repair. The metal case shows a significant loss of the original brass finish. The porcelain dial is in good condition with one small hairline crack at 1. The hands are original. Ht 22 1/2".
ESTIMATE: $275 - $350
PRICE SOLD: $350

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