AUCTION : 1019

Lots 301 - 397: Floor Bidders Only

Lot#: 301

DESCRIPTION: Lot of Wooden Works Material- Silas Hoadley wooden works tall clock movement in a reproduction hanging case, includes pendulum and two period tin can weights, 6 (Six) wooden works shelf clock movements, four reproduction pendulum bobs, seven tin can weights, one of which is a reproduction
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250



Lot#: 302

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two) American wall clocks: (1) Gilbert, 8 day, time only, spring driven in an oak case, includes pendulum, 50in; (2) Electromechanical in an oak case, includes pendulum and eagle finial, 51in
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250



Lot#: 303

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two) American wall clocks: (1) Waltham mirror set with 37 size balance wheel movement, 47in; (2) Seth Thomas 15 day duration, time only, spring driven in a square oak case, includes pendulum, 19in square
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300



Lot#: 304

DESCRIPTION: Library table in walnut / mahogany with added drawer, cabriole legs and tooled leather top, 30in x 45in x 27in
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 305

DESCRIPTION: Gilded platform for European mantel or shelf clock, now mounted with modern brackets, 19th century, 24in x 13in x 5in
ESTIMATE: $100 - $150



Lot#: 306

DESCRIPTION: Mixed lot including a Horolovar "Ignatz", Harding electromechanical shelf clock, music box in hour glass form, Golden Hour, Shatz anniversary with dome, Mastercraft electric, three alarm / desk clocks, Electrique Brillie slave clock, electromechanical astronomical regulator movement, dial and hands, and a collection of 25 +/- silvered dials for small clocks, onyx watch hutch and a 24 hour electric wall clock, case parts, etc.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 307

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three) American shelf clocks: (1) Seth Thomas, double decker, 8 day, wooden works with seconds bit, includes pendulum, 41in; (2) Owen Hart stenciled column and splat, 30 hour wooden works groaner movement, eagle hands, 35in; (3) Hopkins and Alfred, transitional carved column and splat, 30 hour wooden works movement, 29in; all have weights
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250



Lot#: 308

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three) American shelf clocks: (1) Marsh Gilbert, carved column and eagle splat, 8 day wooden works movement, includes pendulum, 37in; (2) Mark Leavenworth, transitional carved column and eagle splat, 30 hour wooden works movement, includes pendulum, 28in; (3) Atkins & Porter ogee, 30 hour brass movement, nice tablet, includes pendulum, 26in; all have weights
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250



Lot#: 309

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three) American pillar and scroll shelf clocks: (1) Robert Materne, Bristol, Rhode Island reproduction whales tail in mahogany and tiger maple, 29in; (2) Reproduction with short drop modern wooden works movement, no hands, 29in; (3) Mark Leavenworth, 30 hour, no pendulum, reproduction finials; 29in
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300



Lot#: 310

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 5 (Five) American shelf clocks: (1) Seth Thomas column and cornice rosewood case, 8 day brass movement, includes pendulum and weights, 32in; (2) Half column and splat, 30 hour wooden works movement, 32in; (3) Daniel Pratt, 30 hour brass movement, no dial, 27.5in; (4) Smith Bros. ogee, 30 hour wooden works, includes pendulum, 27in; (5) J.J. Beals ogee, 30 hour wooden works, includes pendulum, pineapple tablet, 26in
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250



Lot#: 311

DESCRIPTION: Lot of weights including Tifft and other banjo weights, several sets of tall clock weights including one set of tin can weights and several reproduction pendulum bobs for wooden works tall clocks, etc.
ESTIMATE: $50 - $100



Lot#: 312

DESCRIPTION: E. Ingraham & Co., Bristol, Conn., calendar wall clock, 8 day, time and strike, spring driven movement in a walnut case, includes unusual pendulum, 24in
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 313

DESCRIPTION: French carriage clock, 8 day, time, strike and hour repeat, spring driven movement signed M.F. & Co. in a brass case with enamel dial, 6.5in
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300



Lot#: 314

DESCRIPTION: Lot of Tower Clock Parts including three motion works, two hour hands and a minute hand and numerals 1 through 12, etc.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 315

DESCRIPTION: Two large Steiff hedgehog dolls, "Micki" and "Mecki", including original tags, circa 1950's, 20.5in
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 316

DESCRIPTION: Large lot of pendulums for regulators and wall clocks including seven lyre and Morbier type, several electromechanical and tower clock type, and dozens of wooden rods, many fitted with bobs, etc and a set of five tubular bells
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 317

DESCRIPTION: David Paterson, Sunderland, England, tall clock, 8 day, time and strike, weight driven movement in a pagoda top mahogany case with brass dial with moon phase calendar.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
CIRCA: 1780
DIMENSIONS: 103 in. x x



Lot#: 318

DESCRIPTION: Early European tall clock 8 day, time and strike, weight driven brass movement in pine case.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
CIRCA: 1770
DIMENSIONS: 100 in. x x



Lot#: 319

DESCRIPTION: Germany tall clock, 8 day, time and strike on gong, weight driven movement signed B&D Limited in a mahogany case with beveled glass trunk door
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 96 in. x x



Lot#: 320

DESCRIPTION: Tall clock retailed by J.E. Caldwell Co, 8 day, time, strike and chime on 9 tubular bells marked Waltham with brass dial, silvered chapter ring and moon phase
ESTIMATE: $700 - $1000
CIRCA: 1910
DIMENSIONS: 90 in. x x



Lot#: 321

DESCRIPTION: Herschede tall clock, 8 day, time, strike and chime on nine tubular bells in a Bombay style case with six beveled glasses, circa 1940, 87in
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800



Lot#: 322

DESCRIPTION: Germany tall clock, 8 day, time and strike on gongs and one tubular bell in a mahogany case with broken arch top and beveled glass on trunk door and brass dial with silvered chapter ring, calendar and moon phase
ESTIMATE: $600 - $800
CIRCA: 1890
DIMENSIONS: 95 in. x x



Lot#: 323

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., "Base and Ball" shelf clock, 8 day, time and ship's bell strike, spring driven movement with jeweled lever escapement in a brass case, 5 inch chapter ring on a silvered dial with arabic numerals and blued steel hands, 7.25in
ESTIMATE: $400 - $600



Lot#: 324

DESCRIPTION: A Swiss table clock in the 17th century style, square brass case with glazed sides and paw feet, 8 day timepiece movement signed "Buren"
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250



Lot#: 325

DESCRIPTION: France, a mahogany veneered portico clock, rectangular base on turned feet, four columns with gilt capitals and bases, gilt bezel with anthemion ornament, and top with projecting cornice, roman numeral gilt dial with engine turned center, blued steel Breguet hands, 8 day two train movement and gridiron pendulum with brass bob
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
CIRCA: 1830
DIMENSIONS: 19.25in x 11in x 7in



Lot#: 326

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 7 (Seven) including Waterbury rimwind, time only miniature ship's clock, a Waltham oval framed wall clock, a Seth Thomas "Yacht Clock" with top mounted bell, two miniature cuckoos, two novelty clocks one with pendulette
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300



Lot#: 327

DESCRIPTION: Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, for Tilden-Thurber, Providence, Rhode Island, "Gothic" cast brass 8 day small mantel timepiece (only) with balance escapement, 3" dial with applied bronze numbers, #53555, circa 1910. The heavy brass case has an old dull patina with a bit of oxidation. The silvered dial with fancy hands, has minor tarnish and scratches.The movement ticks and sets, height 8.5in
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200

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Lot#: 327A

DESCRIPTION: John Spittall, Whitehaven, England silver cased open face pocket watch, key wind, key set on wooden watch stand, circa 1810
ESTIMATE: $25 - $50



Lot#: 328

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two): Angelus, Swiss swiveling weather stations in brass cases, 8 day timepieces with barometers, Celsius & Fahrenheit thermometers, hygrometers and top compasses. One has "CPC Golden Jubilee NCR 1954" on top. Both clocks tick and set. Ht 4" all five dials on each are very good, the brass is tarnished.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $400

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Lot#: 329

DESCRIPTION: Books- 3 (Three) boxes: Three boxes filled with more than 50 books and auction catalogs about horology, antiques and collecting. Subjects include: skeleton clocks, Sotheby's catalogs, tools, knives, carnival glass, coins, Hummel figurines, dolls, teddy bears, steins, coin banks, glassware, lamps, ceramics, bottles, post cards, gasoline engines, silver, toys, furniture, paper, and more.
ESTIMATE: $50 - $100



Lot#: 330

DESCRIPTION: Unsigned English 8 day, time and strike weight driven brass movement tavern wall clock, c1860, 39in x 16in
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in an old finish has numerous worm holes and has suffered enough damage that additional new wood has been screwed to the inside case sides to support the seatboard. Repairs and damage at the door hinges. Shrinkage cracks at the top door. The left shaped wing just below the hood door is missing. The backboard is cracked down the middle and now has reinforcement to keep it together. The bottom door is warped. The movement has had numerous repairs. The support bridge for the pendulum is replaced. The verge and escape wheel are replaced. The original strike train has been replaced with parts from a brass shelf clock movement. The silvered brass dial has a flat edges on three sides. Period hands.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
CIRCA: 1860
DIMENSIONS: 39in x 16in x 7.25in

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Lot#: 331

DESCRIPTION: Anheuser-Bush Inc. advertizing clock in the form of a drum, electric movement, 18in height, 13in diameter
ESTIMATE: $25 - $50



Lot#: 332

DESCRIPTION: Two boxes of American movements including Ansonia, Seth Thomas, New Haven, Welch, etc., over forty movements included
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 333

DESCRIPTION: Jeweler's regulator, (incomplete Kroeber "Swiss Regulator No. 22") hanging clock, 8 day, time only, brass weight driven movement in a walnut case with white enamel dial and roman numerals, includes weight and pendulum, 72in
ESTIMATE: $800 - $1200



Lot#: 334

DESCRIPTION: Three boxes of books on horology- 57 (Fifty-Seven) various titles including "New Hampshire Clocks" by Parsons, "Thomas Cole and Victorian Clockmaking" by Dawkins, "Skeleton Clocks" by Royer-Collard, "A Century of Fine Carriage Clocks" by Terwilliger, several by Tran Duy Ly, etc.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300



Lot#: 335

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three) modern reproduction including an inclined plane rolling clock, a skeleton clock under dome and a Harrison style clock with grasshopper escapement and dual compound pendulums under rectangular glass enclosure
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350



Lot#: 336

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 5 (Five): (1) Sessions Clock Co., Forestville, Conn., 'Lexington' banjo clock with a spring driven 8 day brass timepiece movement in a mahogany finished case, c1927. (2) The Ansonia Clock Co., 99 John St., New York, 'Gothic No. 1' shelf clock with a spring driven 8 day time and strike brass movement in a mahogany case, c1926. (3) Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., 'Sussex' shelf clock with a spring driven 8 day time and half hour strike in a wood case with adamantine finish, c1900. (4) William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., 'Vista' crystal regulator with a spring driven 8 day time and strike brass movement in a brass and beveled glass case, c1913. (5) Ansonia Clock Co., New York, '12 Inch Drop Octagon - R.C.' hanging clock with a spring driven 8 day timepiece movement in an oak veneered case, c1901
CONDITION: (1) The case is in good condition with original finish. The dial, hands and glasses are original. (2) The case is in good condition with original finish. The original dial and hands are in good condition. (3) The case is in good condition with several small areas of adamantine loss. The original paper dial has wear. The hands are original. (4) The brass case, although tarnished, is in good condition. The four beveled glass panels have no chips. The porcelain dial has a large crack at 2 and a small one between 11 an 12. The hands are original. (5) The case is in good condition with several areas of veneer loss and lifting. The original painted dial is in excellent condition. The hands are original. ***NOTE*** The dimensions are for clock number one (1) ;
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
DIMENSIONS: 26in x 8.5in x 3.75in

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Lot#: 337

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three): (1) Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn.,'Camden Mini', 8 day, spring brass lever movement tambour mantel clock, c1921 (2) French, Marti et Cie, 8 day, time and strike spring-driven, pendulum, brass movement crystal regulator mantel clock, c1900 (3) The E. Ingraham Co., Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike spring-driven, pendulum, brass movement octagon top shelf clock, c1870
CONDITION: (1) Mahogany case in original finish has a little wear at the top front edge. Original silvered dial is in nice condition. Original hands. (2) The brass case has some remains of the original gilding, but is need of a polishing. Original enameled dial is fine. Original hands and pendulum. The front beveled glass panel has a small chip at the upper right corner. The other three panels are fine. The movement is signed. (3) Rosewood veneered case in as found condition in a grungy original finish. Original paper dial has age darkened. Original hands. Bottom glass now clear. Readable label inside. Gong replaced with a bell.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
DIMENSIONS: 16.25in x 10.5in x 4.75in

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Lot#: 338

DESCRIPTION: Two plastic containers including watches and parts, modern wrist watches, Swiss movements, hands, dials, mainsprings for clocks, etc.
ESTIMATE: $25 - $50



Lot#: 339

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three) Swiss 8 day, spring driven, balance wheel desk / table clocks: (1) Imhof carriage clock style, 7in to top of handle; (2) Grand Rex table clock, 8.5in x 10.5in; (3) Imhof carriage clock style, 7.5in x 5in
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350



Lot#: 340

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 5 (Five) Swiss 8 day, time only, spring driven, balance wheel desk clocks: (1) Concord rectangular case, 5.5in x 7.5in; (2) Imhof two tone case, 5in; (3) Imhof for General Motors with calendar, circa 1955 4.5in x 4.5in; (4) Concord square case, 4.5in x 5in; (5) Imhof double sided square case; 5.25in x 4.75in
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250



Lot#: 341

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 5 (Five) Swiss / British 8 day, spring driven, balance wheel desk clocks including two Swiss for Marshall Field & Co. in wooden framed cases, two Swiss by Swiza- Sheffield and an English Zentima
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250



Lot#: 342

DESCRIPTION: English fusee timepiece with platform escapement, now housed in a large case of recent manufacture, 8 days, brass movement with round plates and Swiss jeweled platform escapement, Roman numeral, white painted metal dial, black painted spade and poker hands, heavy brass bezel with beveled glass, mahogany veneered case with cherry moldings, reeded columns, arch top, and with drawer in the base, 22.75in
CONDITION: Case with minor marks and scratches, top with some veneer blisters, some separation at joints in moldings, glass with minor scratches, bezel with minor tarnish, polish residue and verdigris, dial with some inpainting, hands originally blued, now painted, movement running.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200

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Lot#: 343

DESCRIPTION: Four original Chelsea Clock Co. sales boxes of various sizes including two for Millenium products
ESTIMATE: $25 - $50



Lot#: 344

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two) French time only, spring driven carriage clocks in brass and glass cases, 6in and 6.75in to top of handle
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 345

DESCRIPTION: France for Harris & Harrington, New York, carriage clock, 8 day, time only, spring driven movement with platform escapement in brass and glass case, 6in to top of handle
ESTIMATE: $50 - $150

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Lot#: 346

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 5 (Five) Swiss, 8 day, spring driven, desk clocks: (1) Gubelin alarm with calendar 4.25in x 2.5in; (2) Remembrance brass alarm with wood veneer and music box, 3.5in x 5in; and three Imhof, one of which is time and stike
CONDITION: these both are in good overall condition although the lacquered cases show some tarnish and wear. Both wind and tick, but were not tested further, and the Remembrance set knobs are absent. Sold as is, no further details available. Hts. 3 3/4" and 2 1/2 "
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250

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Lot#: 347

DESCRIPTION: James Cole, Rochester, New Hampshire (attribution) tall clock, unsigned, 8 day, time and strike, weight driven movement with typical New Hampshire cut-outs with painted metal dial (missing seconds hand) in an inlaid case, includes replaced weights and pendulum, circa 1820
ESTIMATE: $700 - $1000

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Lot#: 348

DESCRIPTION: Phonographs- 3 (Three) Thomas A. Edison, Orange, NJ cylinder phonographs, one "Home" model (no lid) and two "Standard" models
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250



Lot#: 349

DESCRIPTION: E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass., "Watch Clock for Two Watchmen" hanging wall clock, 8 day, time only, weight driven movement with maintianing power and deadbeat escapement, painted metal dial, includes, weight and pendulum (no hands), circa 1888, 72in x 26in
ESTIMATE: $1000 - $1500



Lot#: 350

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two) wall clocks: (1) Attleboro style weight driven banjo, includes pendulum and weight, 29in; (2) Chelsea spring driven gallery style in rectangular wooden case, lever escapement movement, 22in
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350



Lot#: 351

DESCRIPTION: England, gallery or station clock, 8 day, time only, spring driven movement with fusee in wooden case with painted metal dial, includes pendulum, circa 1865, 25in x 25in
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300



Lot#: 352

DESCRIPTION: Prentiss Improvement Clock Co., 49 Dey St., New York, NY, gallery or station clock, time only, 60 day movement driven by two springs in a painted wooden case with marble dial, includes pendulum, circa 1880, 51.5in x 27.5in
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300



Lot#: 353

DESCRIPTION: Germany, Vienna Regulator wall clock, 30 day, time only, weight driven movement in a carved case, includes pendulum and weight, missing glass on side, circa 1880
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300

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Lot#: 354

DESCRIPTION: Vienna Regulator, early Bidemeyer case, dial and movement for parts, no pendulum nor weight, 39in
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 355

DESCRIPTION: Etching on Copper of a measured drawing of an Eli Terry Pillar & Scroll shelf clock. The drawing is taken from a book by E. C. Lynch of measured drawings of furniture and clocks that dates from 1954.
CONDITION: The framed etching is in very nice condition.
ESTIMATE: $25 - $50
DIMENSIONS: 26.25in x 20.25in x 1in

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Lot#: 356

DESCRIPTION: Howard & Davis, Marble Dial clock case. No movement
CONDITION: The marble dial has a large chip on the bottom right side edge near the painted shamrock. The marble dial has stains in the center area and in spots around the pendulum aperture. The number and chapter ring have been poorly restored. Original tablet and hands. The wood case is now painted black. Usually these cases were painted white.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
CIRCA: 1858
DIMENSIONS: 28.5in x 17.25in x 4.5in

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Lot#: 357

DESCRIPTION: A large lot of clock, watch and skeleton keys for older locks, including crank style for tall clocks, carriage clock, French clock and American clock keys, a bag of over 100 watch keys, and more than 100 keys for 19th and early 20th century locks
CONDITION: multiple lots sold as is, no returns
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400

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Lot#: 358

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two): (1) Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn. spring driven 8 day time, strike and alarm lyre movement in a modern day walnut 'Violin' shelf clock case. (2) . William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., variant model similar to the Gem Extra' shelf clock with a spring driven 8 day time and strike brass movement in a rosewood veneered case, c1880.
CONDITION: (1) The lyre movement, stamped Plymouth, Conn. (the firm did not replace the old die with one with the town's newer name, Thomaston, until about 1890) is in good original condition. The dial pan, alarm and hands all appear original. The dial is repainted. The modern case is in good condition but not quite the quality of the original violin cases made by Seth Thomas by special order in 1885. (2) The case is is in very good condition with original finish. The gilt geometric pattern band around the base and the trim on the door may be later additions. The paper dial and hands are new. The case has a nice cathedral gong. The original stenciled door glass is particularly nice.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
DIMENSIONS: 29in x 13.75in x 4.75in

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Lot#: 359

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three) Ansonia Clock Co., Brooklyn, N.Y., 'Monarch' parlor clocks, 8 day, time and strike, spring driven brass movements, one in an oak case and two in walnut cases with carved and turned ornaments, papered dials with cast sash, black steel hands
CONDITION: (1) This is the most complete clock and the only one with an alarm function. Oak case is dusty with an original finish. Left side of urn finial is replaced. Partial inner paper label. Good two barrel pendulum. Hands are old, but not correct. Glass looks good, but is a replacement. Bell mounted with a large wood screw. (2) Walnut case with large top finial. Finial is missing side pieces, but unfinished replacements are included with the clock. Finial on the top left is absent. Replaced dial. Original Maltese style hands. The glass is replaced. Trim piece on the right side of the drawer is absent. Base is absent. (3) Walnut case in fair condition. No top finial. Dial is absent. Nice retailer label from English retailer Camerer, Kuss & Co. Ansonia trademarked pendulum is included. Parts from clocks (2) and (3) could probably be combined to create one complete example. Sold "as is".
ESTIMATE: $300 - $500
CIRCA: 1880
DIMENSIONS: 24.5in x 15in x 6in

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Lot#: 360

DESCRIPTION: Large lot of Chelsea clock dials, used and NOS, chapter rings from approximately 2.5in to 7.5in, for ship and house strike movements and timepieces, silvered, painted, or lacquered brass surfaces, a few with retailers names including Tiffany & Co., Spaulding & Co., Henry Birks & Sons, and A. Stowell, together with a few reflectors
CONDITION: multiple lots sold as is, no returns
ESTIMATE: $400 - $500

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Lot#: 361

DESCRIPTION: Large lot of Chelsea clock dials, used and NOS, chapter rings from approximately 2.5in to 7.5in, for ship and house strike movements and timepieces, silvered, painted, or lacquered brass surfaces, together with a few reflectors
CONDITION: multiple lots sold as is, no returns
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400

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Lot#: 362

DESCRIPTION: Large lot of Chelsea dials and parts, used and NOS, chapter rings measuring approximately 3.5in to 7.5in, painted, silvered, and lacquered brass finishes, for ships bell, house strike, and timepieces, one marked "USLH Service", together with a large quantity of arabic dial numerals, some large ball feet, bezel hinges, and more
CONDITION: multiple lots sold as is, no returns
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400

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Lot#: 363

DESCRIPTION: Lot of Chelsea clock cases and case parts, including a cast bezel measuring 14.25 inches in diameter, marine and desk clock cases, bezels, rings, and more
CONDITION: multiple lots sold as is, no returns
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400

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Lot#: 364

DESCRIPTION: Lot of Chelsea clock parts including platform parts, complete NOS Hermle platforms, three quartz movements, a tray of unmounted gilt balance wheels, mounted train wheels, a Chelsea factory tool for checking the functionality of platforms, screws, and more
CONDITION: multiple lots sold as is, no returns
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400

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Lot#: 365

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three) American shelf clocks: (1)J. J. Beals & Co., Boston, Mass., 30 hour, time and strike weight driven brass movement OG shelf clock. Refinished rosewood and mahogany has some repairs on the outer band and door. Original painted dial, hands and tablet with scattered loss. Clean label inside ; (2)Elisha Hotchkiss, Burlington, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike weight driven wood movement half column & splat shelf clock. Mahogany case in original finish and stencils. Original painted dial and hands. Replaced tablet and feet. Top of pineapple finials have been cut off. Clean label inside. ; (3)Henry C. Smith, Plymouth, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike weight driven wood movement beveled case shelf clock. Refinished mahogany veneered case in nice condition. Original hands and dial. Replaced tablet. Clean label inside.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350



Lot#: 366

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three) American shelf clocks- (1)Wadsworths, Lounsbury & Turners, Litchfield , Conn., 30 hour, time and strike weight driven wood movement pillar & scroll shelf clock. Mahogany veneered case in an old finish, Original dial and hands. Original tablet with lose. Original scrolls with replaced side returns. Replaced feet and skirt. Replaced finials.; (2)Williams, Orten, Preston's & Co., Farmington, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike weight driven wood movement half column & splat shelf clock. Mahogany veneered case in an old finish. Restored stencils. Replaced tablet. Period dial and original hands. ; (3)Riley Whiting, Winchester, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike weight driven wood movement pillar & scroll shelf clock. Mahogany veneered case in an old finish. Original scrolls with one ear repaired. Original tablet with restoration. Original painted dial and hands. Replaced finials.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350



Lot#: 367

DESCRIPTION: Seth Thomas, Plymouth Hollow, Conn., 8 day, time and strike weight driven brass movement column & cornice shelf clock. Refinished rosewood veneered in nice condition. Restored tablets. Repainted dial and restored columns
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
CIRCA: 1870



Lot#: 368

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three): (1) Ansonia Clock Co., New York, '8 Inch Lever' wall clock with a spring driven 30 hour brass timepiece movement in an oak case, c1904. (2) Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., 'Alpha' hanging clock with a spring driven 8 day brass timepiece movement in an oak case, c1930. The Commercial dial reads 'Max R. Ullmann, Jeweler, 93 North St., Middletown, NY'. (3) William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., 'America' hanging clock with a spring driven 8 day time and strike brass movement in a walnut case, c1881
CONDITION: (1) The case is in excellent condition with some remaining finish. The original paper dial is in good condition. The hands are original. The door glass is original. (2) The case is in excellent condition with original finish. The original paper dial has darkened somewhat with age. The hands are original. There are good Waterbury labels on the case back. (3) The case is in very good condition with some original finish. The paper dial has a few small areas of discoloration. The hands are original. The movement is signed "Geo. B. Owen, Winsted, Conn". The two finials may be replaced. NOTE: The dimensions are for clock number 3.
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
DIMENSIONS: 30in x 9.5in x 4in

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Lot#: 369

DESCRIPTION: L & R Quantrex 310 ultrasonic cleaning machine, 3.25 gallon capacity, with timer, drain, and cover, a Calculagraph time recorder, and a Seth Thomas metronome.
CONDITION: Ultrasonic working, calculagraph running, metronome running, missing weight
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400
DIMENSIONS: 12.25in x 10in x 16.5in

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Lot#: 370

DESCRIPTION: Three boxes containing 73 books and pamphlets on clocks and watches: The collection includes the following: (1) The American Clock,1725-1865, by Battison & Kane; (2) The American Clock by Distin & Bishop; (3) The Longcase Clock by Tom Robinson; (4) Thomas Tompian his life and work by R. W. Symonds; (5) The Contributions of Joseph Ives by Kenneth Roberts; (6) Eli Terry and the Conn. Shelf Clock by Roberts & Taylor; (7) The following 16 Reference Guides by Tran Duy Ly: Ansonia Clocks, Gilbert Clocks, Gilbert Clock Supplement, New Haven Clocks & Watches, Sessions Clocks, American Clocks Volumes 1,2,& 3, Longcase Clocks and Standing Regulators, Ingraham Clocks & Watches, Welch Clocks, Ansonia Clocks & Watches, Calendar Clocks, Seth Thomas Clocks and Movements, Gustav Becker Clocks, Waterbury Clocks;
CONDITION: The books and pamphlets are all in good condition. Some dust covers may show wear and tear;
ESTIMATE: $300 - $400

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Lot#: 371

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two): (1) Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., 'Chime Clock No. 501', 8 day, time and strike with westminster chimes brass movement bracket clock, c1917; (2) Birge & Fuller, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike weight-driven brass movement column & cornice shelf clock, c1845
CONDITION: (1) Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in original finish has some loss on the base and small damage on the cornice. Original painted dial has some staining on the edges and a small piece is missing at the center opening. Original hands. Center tablet has some loss. Bottom tablet is fine. Clean label inside. Movement is signed. (2) Mahogany and mahogany veneered case has some small damage at the upper right side molding. Original painted dial has some surface tarnish. Original hands. Good tablets. Movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350
DIMENSIONS: 32.5in x 17.5in x 6.25in

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Lot#: 372

DESCRIPTION: Lot of Three Japanese Reproduction Swingers, one elephant and two "Elegant" figures with Linden 8 day swinging clocks
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350

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Lot#: 373

DESCRIPTION: Two Boxes containing 41 books and pamphlets on clocks, watches and music boxes: The collection includes the following: (1) Horology Americana by Dworetsky & Dickstein; (2) British Longcase Clocks by Roberts; (3) Carriage and other Travelling Clocks by Roberts; (4) The Wonderland of Music Boxes and Automata; (5) A Century of Fine Carriage Clocks; (6) English Domestic Clocks by Cescinsky and Webster; (7) Old Clocks and Watches and their makers by Britten; (8) Two Hundred Years of American Clocks & Watches by Bailey; (9) Vienna Regulators and Factory Clocks by Ortenburger; (10) Black Forest Clocks by Ortenburger; (11) New Hampshire Clocks & Clockmakers by Parsons; (12) American Shelf and Wall Clocks by Ball; (13) The American Clock by Distin and Bishop; (14) Viennese Timepieces by Kaltenbock;
CONDITION: The books are all in good condition. Some may have wear and tear to the dust cover.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350

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Lot#: 374

DESCRIPTION: Two boxes containing 69 books and pamphlets on clocks and watches: The collection includes the following: (1) Maryland Clockmakers by Whisker/Hartzler; (2) Pa Clockmakers, Watchmakers and Allied Crafts by Whisker; (3) The Willard House and Clock Museum by Robinson & Burt; (4) A Study of Simon Willard's Clocks by Husher & Welch; (5) Dixie Clockmakers by Gibbs; (6) Clockmakers of Lancaster County by Wood & Kramer; (7) Buckeye Horology by Gibbs; (8) An Empire in Time by Oechsle & Boyce; (9) Pennsylvania Clocks and Watches by Gibbs; (10) Watch and Clockmakers Handbook by Britten; (11) Erastus Hodges 1781-1847 by T. B.Hodges; (12) Chester County Clocks and Their Makers by Arthur E. James; (13) Connecticut Clockmakers of the 18th Century by Hoopes; (14) Wristwatches by Kahlert, Muhe and Brunner; (15) Clocks and Watches by Amos Avery;
CONDITION: The books and pamphlets are in good condition and above. Some of them are signed by the author.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $350

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Lot#: 375

DESCRIPTION: Austria, a gilt picture frame clock with grand sonnerie striking and automated sailing scene, c1840
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
DIMENSIONS: 26in x 21.75in x 7in

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Lot#: 376

DESCRIPTION: Books- 20 (Twenty): Classic references on repair, history and collecting. Authors include Bailey, Dworetsky/Dickstein, Drost, Husher/Welch, Roberts, Battison/Kane, Ball, Diston/Bishop, Swedberg, Willard, Hoopes and Milham.
CONDITION: Good condition with typical wear from use.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $250

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Lot#: 377

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two): (1) Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., 'Chinese Lacquer', 8 day, spring brass lever movement desk timepiece, serial #612682, c1957 (2) Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., 'Chinese Lacquer', 8 day, spring brass lever movement desk timepiece, serial #808396, c1978
CONDITION: (1) The case shows some wear and loss around the edges and some small loss to the gilt decoration. The silvered dial has a couple tarnished areas. Movement is not ticking. (2) The case is in nice condition. The dial and hands are fine. Movement is not ticking.
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300
DIMENSIONS: 6.5in x 6.5in x 1.75in

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Lot#: 378

DESCRIPTION: William Grant, Boston Banjo
ESTIMATE: $200 - $300

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Lot#: 379

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two) American Shelf Clocks: (1) E. Ingraham Clock Co., Bristol, Conn., 'Gila' with a spring driven brass 8 day time, strike and simple calendar movement in a pressed oak case with barometer and thermometer, c1907 (2) William L. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn., 'Concord No. 3' with a spring driven brass time, strike and alarm movement in a oak case, c1895
CONDITION: (1) The case is in good condition with a newer finish. The original paper dial has aged and stained. The hands are original. (2) The case is in good condition with a very dark finish. The paper dial has aged with some staining. The hands are original. The door glass is original.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $200
DIMENSIONS: 23in x 14in x 4.5in

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Lot#: 380

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two): (1) German, Schutz R & K Marke, 8 day, time and strike spring regulated by a pendulum brass movement Vienna style regulator wall clock, c1900 (2) German, Junghans, 8 day, time and strike spring regulated by a pendulum brass movement Vienna style regulator wall clock
CONDITION: (1) Walnut and walnut veneered case has some remains of an old finish. Veneered backboard is lifting and bubbled. Original porcelain dial is perfect. Original hands and pendulum. Movement is signed. (2) Hardwood case in original finish has a couple age cracks in the veneer. Original porcelain dial is fine. Original hands and R/A pendulum. Movement is stamped with two cross arrows.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
DIMENSIONS: 39in x 13.75in x 7.25in

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Lot#: 381

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three): (1) J C. Brown, Forestville Mfg. Co., 8 day, time and strike, fusee spring driven, pendulum, brass movement rosewood shelf clock with ripple moulding, c1845 (2) Brewster Manufacturing Co. Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time, strike and alarm, pendulum, spring driven brass movement sharp gothic or steeple clock, c1853 (3) Brewster & Ingrahams, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike, pendulum, spring driven brass and iron plate movement sharp gothic or steeple clock, c1850
CONDITION: (1) Rosewood veneered case has repairs to the top cove molding and the pieces above that look to have been replaced. Repainted dial and replaced tablet. Clean label inside. (2) Mahogany veneered case in an old finish in nice condition. Original painted dial has some painted loss, inpainting and number wear. Original hands and tablet. Movement and alarm retain original brass springs. Clean label inside (3) Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in an old finish has some loss on the base and the door. Original painted dial has some loss at the winding arbors and mounting screws. Replaced tablet. Clean label inside.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
DIMENSIONS: 19.5in x 9.75in x 3.75in

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Lot#: 382

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three): (1) Sessions Clock Co., Forestville, Conn., 'Regulator H', 8 day, time and strike spring-driven, pendulum, brass movement regulator wall clock, c1908 (2) Waterbury Clock Co., Waterbury, Conn., '12 Inch Arion', 8 day, spring-driven, pendulum, brass movement schoolhouse wall timepiece, c1914 (3) Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., 8 day, spring-driven, pendulum, brass movement gallery timepiece, c1915
CONDITION: (1) Oak case in nice condition in original finish has some small damage at the left side top cornice. Original paper dial is stained around the winding arbors. Original hands and glasses. (2) Oak case in nice condition in original finish. Paper dial looks replaced. Original hands. Pendulum is probably replaced as these clocks usually have a pendulum similar to those found in a gingerbread clock. Clean label inside. (3) Refinished mahogany case has slight damage at the segment below 6 o'clock. Dial looks original. Original hands.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
CIRCA: 1914
DIMENSIONS: 36in x 18in x 5in

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Lot#: 383

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three): (1) Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., 8 day time and strike movement in an ebonized wood case, c1900; (2) Winterhalder & Hofmeier, Schwarzenbach, Germany, bracket clock, 8 day, time only, c1900; (3) Junghans wall hanging clock with a spring driven 30 hour time and strike brass movement in a wood case, c1890
CONDITION: (1) The case is in fair condition with surface loss. The paper dial is in good condition. The hands are original. (2) The dial shows wear, The hands may be original. The case has been partially stripped. (3) The case is in good condition. The paper dial has aged nicely. The hands are original.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $200

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Lot#: 384

DESCRIPTION: Mitchell & Atkins, Bristol, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike weight driven wood movement half column & splat shelf clock.
CONDITION: Mahogany and mahogany veneered case in an old finish has some repair on the base and one side. Back turned feet are replaced. Original tablet has some scattered loss and inpainted areas. Original painted dial has inpainted areas and repairs to the gilding. Period hands. New count wheel on the movement and probably the escape wheel as well. The left chimney cap is damaged. The included finials are the wrong type. The splat suggests M & A may have been making some clocks for the British Canadian market.
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
CIRCA: 1831
DIMENSIONS: 29in x 17.5in x 6in

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Lot#: 385

DESCRIPTION: Switzerland, pendule Neuchateloise, veneered case with gilt feet, convex roman numeral white enamel dial, pierced and engraved brass hands, rectangular brass movement with large barrels, verge escapement.
CONDITION: case re-veneered, new top
ESTIMATE: $150 - $250
CIRCA: 1800
DIMENSIONS: 24.5in x 13in x 5.75in

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Lot#: 386

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Side Pieces- 2 (Two) figures on bases, "No. 1083, Don Juan and Don Caesar", finished in Japanese Bronze, good condition, 20.5in
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 387

DESCRIPTION: Ansonia Side Pieces- 4 (Four) figures on bases, including two Renaissance courtiers and a Colonial American couple, good condition, all approximately 17in
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200



Lot#: 388

DESCRIPTION: Books- 24 (Twenty Four): Books include 200 Years Amer. Clocks (Bailey), Treasury Amer. Clocks (Palmer), Book Amer. Clocks (Palmer), Amer. Clocks (Distin&Bishop), Simon Willard Clocks (Husher & Welch), Amer. Clockmakers & Watchmakers (Spittler/Bailey), Amer. Country Furniture (Kovel), Victorian Jewelry (Hinks), Pa. Clocks & Clockmakers (Eckhard), Clocks- Cooper-Hewitt Museum, plus 6 vintage (1903-1938) catalogs from leading importers/manufacturers of jewelry, silver, etc.
CONDITION: Sold "as is"
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200

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Lot#: 389

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two): (1) Brewster & Ingrahams, Bristol, Conn., 8 day, time and strike spring-driven, pendulum, brass movement sharp gothic or steeple clock, c.1850. (2) Seth Thomas, Plymouth Hollow, Conn., 30 hour, time and strike spring-driven, pendulum, brass movement miniature round band shelf clock. c.1860
CONDITION: (1) Mahogany veneered case in nice condition in an old finish has some small veneer chips on the base. Original painted dial is soiled with scattered loss. Replaced minute hand. The rack striking movement has original brass springs. Original tablet. Clean label inside. (2) Mahogany veneered case in original finish has a small chip at the top right corner and at the bottom left side. Original painted dial is soiled with scattered loss. Original hands and tablet with some small loss. Dark, but readable label inside
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
DIMENSIONS: 20in x 9.75in x 4.25in

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Lot#: 390

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 2 (Two): (1) Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., 'Chinese Lacquer', 8 day, spring driven brass lever movement desk timepiece, serial #524006 c1947 (2)Chelsea Clock Co., Boston, Mass., 'Chinese Lacquer', 8 day, spring driven brass lever movement desk timepiece, serial #523843 c1947
CONDITION: (1) Lacquered case has some wear and loss to the applied decoration. Dial and hands are fine. Movement is not running. (2) Lacquered case has wear and loss to the applied decoration. Dial and hands are fine. Movement is not running.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
DIMENSIONS: 6.5in x 6.5in x 2in

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Lot#: 391

DESCRIPTION: Clocks- 3 (Three): (1) French carved wall aneroid barometer and thermometer c1900 (2) Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Conn., 'Ding Dong strike No. 1', 8 day, time and strike on two bells spring driven brass movement regulated by a pendulum adamantine shelf clock, c1913 (3) Germany, Junghans, 8 day, time and strike spring driven and regulated by a pendulum Westminster chime mantel clock, c1900
CONDITION: (1) Carved hardwood case in original finish has some damage to the left column and the right bottom finial is broken off. The paper barometer dial has a small piece missing on the lower right side. The thermometer is broken. (2) Adamantine case has some slight damage on the back edge, the front base corners and some dings to the finish on top. Original dial has age darkened a little with some stains. Original hands. Bezel glass is missing. Movement is signed. (3) Mahogany case in an old finish has a couple of scratches on the top and at the lower left corner. Original silvered dial has some tarnish on the edges and small area on the chapter ring. Original hands. Movement is signed.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
DIMENSIONS: 14.5in x 11.25in x 7.5in

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Lot#: 392

DESCRIPTION: French, 8 day, time and strike spring regulated by a pendulum brass movement brass and marble mantel clock.
CONDITION: Cast brass and red marble case has some damage on the marble base. The original gilding has been polished off with residue of brass polish in the crevices. Original porcelain dial is fine. Original hands and pendulum. The bell stand and bell are missing. The logo stamped on the movement backplate is one used by Kienzle Uhrenfabriken A.G., Konkurrenz MFC and Werner C. Uhrenfabrik.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
CIRCA: 1900
DIMENSIONS: 19in x 12in x 5.75in

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Lot#: 393

DESCRIPTION: J. R. Mills & Co., New York, (case) with Connecticut 8 day, time and strike, pendulum, spring driven brass movement.
CONDITION: Refinished rosewood and mahogany veneered case has some loss on the base case sides. Original acid etched tablet. This case originally had an 8-day weight driven Crane torsion pendulum movement, but is now fitted with an 8 day Connecticut movement. The gong and base are from a later Conn. clock. The proper-type glass dial is a replacement. Period hands.
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
CIRCA: 1852
DIMENSIONS: 20.75in x 12in x 5.5in

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Lot#: 394

DESCRIPTION: Unknown, handmade Connecticut style 8 day, weight driven brass movement banjo wall timepiece.
CONDITION: Benchmade mahogany case in an old finish. Original dial for this case in clean condition. Original tablet and hands. Small label inside reads: "To Mike, Love Dad".
ESTIMATE: $100 - $200
CIRCA: 1920
DIMENSIONS: 29.25in x 10in x 3.75in

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Lot#: 395

DESCRIPTION: Boxes- 6 (Six): (1) 23 clock keys; (2) Ajax Timestamp movement; (3) 3 Cuckoo movements; (4) Several 30 hour ogee movements and parts; (5) Two 400 day movements and parts; (6) Lot of watch movements, including a couple of English watches.
CONDITION: Sold "as is"
ESTIMATE: $50 - $100

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Lot#: 396

DESCRIPTION: Collection of horological / scientifica ephemera including a timing certificate from J.D. Negus, New York for a Waltham chronometer, a print of the Gruen Watchmaker's Guild building in CIncinatti, and three framed scenes presented by The American Optical Company and two modern reproduction trade signs. Also included is a collection of approximately 20 pocket knives.
ESTIMATE: $50 - $100



Lot#: 397

DESCRIPTION: Daniel Pratt & Sons, Reading, Mass. 8 day, time and strike regulated by a pendulum spring brass movement drop octagon or schoolhouse wall clock.
CONDITION: Rosewood veneered case in an old finish has veneer repairs on the octagon band, the door and the slant bottom. Original painted dial has age darkened with poor repairs to the numbers. Original hands. Original tablet has loss. The carved side pieces at the drop area of the case are missing. Original card label inside.
ESTIMATE: $50 - $100
CIRCA: 1860
DIMENSIONS: 25in x 16.75in x 4in

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