Lot 17: Chelsea 8 Day Ships Bell Mantle Clock
November 17, 2012
Pittsfield, MA, USALive Auction
Description: Chelsea 8 Day Ships Bell Mantle Clock. Blued open moon hands, silvered 4 in. dial with incised Arabic numerals & minute markers, balance regulator and signed - Shreve, Crump & Low Co. Boston - Chelsea, Ships Bell. Typical Ships Bell brass movement, platform escapement signed and numbered 137095; strikes on a blued coiled gong. Cast bronze case with round tub and hinged door bezel, splayed base and mounted on a walnut back & platform. Not running. 8 in. high x 8.5 in. wide x 4.5 in. deep.