Lot 374: North Carolina Paint Decorated Tall Case Clock
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
mid-19th century, Piedmont region, featuring a hood with a stylized swan's pediment above a painted metal face with a date dial, faux mahogany paint decoration over poplar, tombstone waist door, case at waist has chamfered corners with lamb's tongue, straight feet with scalloped skirt. With one weight and pendulum.
91.25 x 18 x 10 in.
From a North Carolina Collection, purchased in Siler City at auction is 1970s.
Condition Report: Break and repair to original left swan neck; later glass to hood; loss to right front foot; minor paint chips. Please see Terms and Conditions of Sale: Clocks and Watches.