AUCTION : 1019

Lot#: 658

DESCRIPTION: J.C. Brown, Forestville Mfg. Co., Bristol, Conn., shelf clock with a spring driven 8 day time and strike movement in a rosewood veneered case with ripple front.
CONDITION: The case is in very good condition with original finish with some wear of the finish on the right hand side of the case. The signed, original painted dial is in good condition with some fading of the signature and paint loss at the mounting holes and winding arbors. The hands are original.The upper door glass is original with nicely gilt spandrels. The lower glass tablet depicts the White House and has paint loss in the center. The movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500
PRICE SOLD: $600
CIRCA: 1850
DIMENSIONS: 15in x 10.75in x 4.75in

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