AUCTION : 1019

Lot#: 804

DESCRIPTION: Elliott, London, for Shreve, Crump & Low, Boston, Mass., a gothic style, quarter chiming bracket clock, the mahogany lancet arch case on rectangular brass feet, supporting a cavetto and astragal molded base with contrasting line inlay, the front with stop fluted quarter columns and line inlay flanking the roman numeral silvered dial with blued steel Breguet style hands, the sides with diamond pierced brass fret, and molded top with brass finials, substantial three train fusee movement with damascened back plate, rise and fall regulation, and chiming Westminster quarters on gongs, and counting the hours on a larger, fifth gong, with original pendulum and key, serial #9313, movement signed "J.J. Elliott 121 & 123 Rosebery Avenue London"
CONDITION: finish with minor blistering and crazing, brass components with minor discoloration and tarnish, fabric backing frets with tears, dial with significant losses to silvering, some loss to Shreve Crump & Low signature, hands with minor oxide, movement dirty, runs, chimes and strikes correctly, gongs with minor oxide, pendulum and key good
ESTIMATE: $700 - $900
PRICE SOLD: $950
CIRCA: 1910
DIMENSIONS: 14.75in x 11.5in x 7in

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