Lot 42: Seth Thomas City Series - Danville
November 17, 2012
Pittsfield, MA, USALive Auction
Description: Seth Thomas City Series - Danville. 5 in. painted metal dial with black Roman hour numerals, open center with brass alarm indicator disc, blued spade hands; 8 day spring driven movement No. 5 7/8, signed - S. Thomas, Thomaston, Conn. U.S.A. - fancy brass lyre shaped plates, count wheel half hour strike mechanism, brass covered pendulum bob, coiled gong strike, separate bell and spring mechanism for alarm. Walnut case has a deep mahogany overcoat, leafy carved crest with center rosette and scrolling ends, scroll and steeple embellishments on the sides; reverse gilt decorated door glass, repair to top of crest carving. 22.5 in. high x 13 in. wide.