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Auction Description for Fontaine's: Antique Clock Auction
Viewing Notes:
Friday, May 16th, 2014 From 10AM-5PM Saturday, May 17th, 2014 From 9AM-11AM
Sale Notes:
This auction will feature over 350 clocks from several collections & private estates, including examples by E. Howard & Co., Seth Thomas, Ansonia, Ithaca, Elmer O. Stennes, Foster Campos, Chelsea, Atkins, Walter Durfee, J.J. Elliot, Waltham, Wm. Gilbert, F. Kroeber, New Haven, Waterbury, E. Terry, E. N. Welch, E. Ingraham, Tiffany & Co., Sessions, Lecoultre, French Silk Thread, Industrial, Mystery, Annular & Animated, English Fusee, Watches, Chronometers & Barometers, plus related accessories. - WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING CONSIGNMENTS FOR OUR UPCOMING AUCTIONS, FROM ONE ITEM TO A COMPLETE COLLECTION. WE CAN ARRANGE FOR PICKUP AND DELIVERY NATIONWIDE.

Antique Clock Auction

by Fontaine's Auction Gallery


337 lots with images

May 17, 2014

Live Auction

1485 West Housatonic

Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA

Phone: 413.448.8922

Fax: 413 442 1550

Email: jobrien@fontainesauction.com

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French Bonze & Onyx Portico Clock

Lot 1: French Bonze & Onyx Portico Clock

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Description: French Bonze & Onyx Portico Clock. 4 in. gilt metal dial with damascened center and black painted Roman hour numerals, open moon hands with bronze rose and filigree relief decorated bezel; round French brass spring driven movement signed "L'Marti & Cie", half hour strike on a steel bell and large gridiron pendulum with filigree decorated bob. Onyx & bronze 4 column case with shell decorated overhanging cornice top, floral rosettes on the frieze, bronze capitols and figural winged maidens on either side of a torchiere mounted on the front of the base. In very good condition with no breaks, losses or damages to the case. 22.75 in. high x 11.25 in. wide x 5.5 in. deep.

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Baird Advertising Clock Venoya Tea

Lot 2: Baird Advertising Clock Venoya Tea

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Description: Baird Advertising Clock Venoya Tea. 12 in. Paper dial with black Roman hour numerals, signed Baird Clock Co. Plattsburgh, NY, blued spade hands (tarnished); has a brass time only spring driven movement with long pendulum rod and brass covered bob. Figure eight style case with original red painted surface, carved and painted lettering around the door reads "Venoya Tea" and lower door panel reads "The New Tea, Venoya, Combines the strength of Indian Tea with the flavor of Ceylon Tea". Original finish, in very good original condition, has a chip to the lower part of the lower advertising panel, c.1895. Measures 30 in. high x 18 in. wide x 4 in. deep.

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German Weight Driven Vienna Regulator

Lot 3: German Weight Driven Vienna Regulator

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Description: German Weight Driven Vienna Regulator. 7 in. inset porcelain dial has black Roman hour numerals, fancy hands, filigree decorated gilt brass bezel and signed H. Gibel, Wien; brass weight driven 8 day time only movement with single brass covered weight, brass covered pendulum bob and ebonized wood stick. In a small size serpentine pierced carved walnut case with fancy crest and side carvings, turned finial and teardrop finial on the lower bracket, highlighted with a rosewood back board, lower bracket and rosewood grained sides; case is refinished, in good condition. 36 in. high x 14.5 in. wide x 5 in. deep.

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French Moreau Swinging Arm Clock

Lot 4: French Moreau Swinging Arm Clock

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Description: French Figural Moreau Swinging Arm Clock. Standing spelter figure of a French maiden in long flowing robes blowing in the wind, in her left hand she holds a tablet which reads "Au Merite" (Merit), her right hand holds up the large pendulum, on a turned ebonized wood base; sculpture is signed L.F. Moreau, tag on the front reads "Au Merite, L.F. Moreau, Mdle d'Or", has a gilt finish. The large 3 rod gridiron pendulum has 3.5 in. spherical top containing the movement with applied brass Roman hour numerals, fancy pierced hands, gilt ribbon crest and gilt filigree shoulder supports with a spherical pendulum bob at the bottom; brass spring driven time only movement with initials "C.O.A." over 5241 and marked France. 24 in. high.

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Figural Camel Belting Advertising Clock

Lot 5: Figural Camel Belting Advertising Clock

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Description: Figural Camel Belting Advertising Clock. Gilt metal figure of a camel standing on a belt sample with clock mounted on its hump, 3.5 in. bezel reads "This Time Use Camel Belting" and silvered metal tag reads "Camel Brand Belting". 1.75 in. paper dial has black hour numbers, spade hands and sub seconds dial, signed Manufactured by Waterbury Clock Co. U.S.A.; one day time only spring driven movement is in running condition. 6 in. high x 5.5 in. wide x 3 in. deep.

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Early Seth Thomas No. 2 Rosewood Regulator

Lot 6: Early Seth Thomas No. 2 Rosewood Regulator

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Description: Early Seth Thomas No. 2 Rosewood Regulator. Original 12 in. painted metal dial has black Roman hour numerals, sub seconds dial and open moon hands; brass spring driven 8 day time only movement has Graham deadbeat escapement, gilt and ebonized wood pendulum stick with fancy embossed brass covered bob, rectangular iron weight and sliding weight baffle with Seth Thomas paper label. In a rosewood case with round door bezel and long drop with original reverse painted tablet. In good condition and original finish, tablet has some minor inpainting. 34 in. high x 15.5 in. wide.

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Brass Fusee Skeleton Clock

Lot 7: Brass Fusee Skeleton Clock

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Description: Brass Fusee Skeleton Clock. 5 in. silvered chapter ring with black painted Roman hour numerals and pierced black hands; 8 day single fusee skeletonized movement has a recoil escapement with fancy scrolling pierced brass plates, an hour drop hammer strike with halberd shaped strike hammer, brass bell and brass pendulum. On an ebonized wood platform base with turned feet under a glass dome. In running condition with no breaks or repairs to the dome or case. 19 in. high x 11 in. wide x 7 in. deep.

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Gustav Becker Grande Sonnerie Vienna Regulator

Lot 8: Gustav Becker Grande Sonnerie Vienna Regulator

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Description: Gustav Becker Grande Sonnerie Vienna Regulator. 7 in. porcelain dial w/ fancy hour numbers, pierced hands, brass nouveau decorated repousee center and chamfered brass bezel; brass 3 weight driven movement signed Gustav Becker, has Grande Sonnerie strike mechanism on 2 straight gongs, long ebonized wood pendulum stick with fancy repousse nouveau decorated gilt brass covered pendulum bob and weights with engraved brass pulleys. In a beautiful French Rococo decorated carved walnut case with fancy scrolled filigree and seashell carvings, borders and trim; has an enhanced original finish, running and in good condition. 51 in. high x 14.5 in. wide x 5.75 in. deep.

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Dore Bronze Travel Clock In Case

Lot 9: Dore Bronze Travel Clock In Case

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Description: Dore Bronze Travel Clock In Case. 2 in. porcelain dial with black Roman hour numerals, elegant open moon hands, beveled door glass with hinged bezel and movement fixed to the door; has a quality spring driven movement with lever escapement and 3 finger bridge, in good running condition. Quality dore bronze case with stepped top, filigree mounts, turned feet and Ouroboros form loop handle at the top. In excellent condition with only a tiny hairline in the dial between 8 & 9. In an original gilt embossed leather covered travel case with double door front and padded interior. Clock measures 6 in. high x 3.25 in. wide x 2 in. deep.

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Welch Patti No. 1 Shelf Clock

Lot 10: Welch Patti No. 1 Shelf Clock

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Description: Welch Patti No. 1 Shelf Clock. Original 4.5 in. dial with black Roman hour numerals blued pierced trefoil hands. Has an early brass 8 day spring driven Patti movement with crossed - X - in the front and back plates, count wheel strike mechanism, strikes on a steel bell mounted to the movement; has a fancy Patti pendulum with glass insert. Quality rosewood case with turned finials, rosettes and corner columns, original E.N Welch Patti label on the back, in good running condition, excellent original finish. 18.75 in. high x 12.25 in. wide x 6 in. deep.

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3 Pc. French Figural Bronze Clock Set

Lot 11: 3 Pc. French Figural Bronze Clock Set

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Description: 3 Pc. French Figural Bronze Clock Set. 3.5 in. black painted metal dial with black incised Roman hour numerals, gold spade hands and beaded door bezel; typical round brass spring driven 8 day French movement is signed Japy Freres, has an half hour bell strike. Bronze case has a figural sculpture on top with seated figure of a woman playing a harp with sheet music in her hand and a young child standing beside her, the base has a splayed form with figural maidens heads on either side of the dial. With a matching pair of bronze side urns having double loop handles and relief decorated putti and maiden design wrapped around the bowl. In good overall condition with no breaks or repairs, urns are missing covers, 13 in. high. Clock measures 21 in. high x 14 in. wide x 6 in. deep.

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French Bronze Crystal Regulator

Lot 12: French Bronze Crystal Regulator

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Description: French Bronze Crystal Regulator. 3.5 in. porcelain dial with blue hour numbers and 5 minute numbers outside, decorated in the center with colorful strands of garland, has fancy gilt pierced hands, brass door bezel with beveled domical glass and signed Tiffany & Co.; typical round brass spring driven 8 day movement signed Japy Freres, has an half hour strike on a blued coiled gong and brass pendulum bob with Princess of Lamballe portrait painted on ivory. In a gilt brass case with serpentine top, leaf and berry borders and beveled glass panels on the front, sides, rear door and the top. In excellent condition. 10.5 in. high x 6.25 in. wide x 4.25 in. deep.

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Waterbury No. 32 Double Dial Calendar Clock

Lot 13: Waterbury No. 32 Double Dial Calendar Clock

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Description: Waterbury No. 32 Double Dial Calendar Clock. 8 in. painted metal dial with black Roman hour numerals signed Waterbury Clock Co., fancy blued hands; 8 in. lower calendar dial has Arabic 31 date numbers and open apertures exposing the day and month cylinders, dial signed Waterbury Clock Co. 8 day, brass, spring driven, time only movement, short drop pendulum has a wood stick and silvered bob, lower calendar mechanism is in good working condition with original paper labels on the barrels. Carved walnut case has a carved crest with turned stick & ball insert, carved side corbels and lower bracket with stick & ball turnings in front; in good condition with an enhanced original finish. 38 in. high x 14.5 in. wide x 4.75 in. deep.

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French Porcelain & Bronze Mantle Clock

Lot 14: French Porcelain & Bronze Mantle Clock

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Description: French Porcelain & Bronze Mantle Clock. 4 in. porcelain dial has blue painted hour numbers with gilt enamel filigree borders, gilt brass filigree decorated bezel and beveled domical door glass; typical 8 day round brass French spring driven movement signed Japy Freres, has an half hour strike in a coiled gong. The porcelain case has relief decorated winged angel figures on the front and sides, lions head below the dial, highlighted with blue and gilt enamel decorations and gilt bronze mounts and trim. In good condition, case is unsigned, no breaks, chips, cracks or repairs, dial is good with no hairlines, has some wear to the gilt painted decoration. 14.25 in. high x 10 in. wide x 7 in. deep.

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Animated Hanging Portrait Cuckoo Clock

Lot 15: Animated Hanging Portrait Cuckoo Clock

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Description: Animated Hanging Portrait Cuckoo Clock. Walnut case has colorful filigree stenciling with ebony trim and cuckoo door in the crest; painted portrait on tin of a woman with beautiful luxurious garments and open cutouts exposing porcelain white and blue eyes which glance back & forth with the swing of the pendulum. 3.75 in. porcelain dial with black Roman hour numerals, gilt wood bezel and pierced quatrefoil hands; the weight driven movement has fancy pierced brass plates, half hour countwheel strike mechanism strikes on a coiled gong and animates the cuckoo bird with whistles and bellows. In good running condition, and has an enhanced original finish. 14.5 in. high x 9 in. wide x 6 in. deep.

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French Empire Bronze Portico Clock

Lot 16: French Empire Bronze Portico Clock

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Description: French Empire Bronze Portico Clock. 3.5 in. gilt brass dial with black painted Roman hour numerals, machined center, acanthus leaf bezel and open moon hands; has a typical round brass 8 day spring driven movement with an half hour count wheel strike mechanism on a steel bell, gridiron pendulum with fancy leaf decorated bob. Dore bronze 4 column case with overhanging cornice top, relief decorated filigree and swans on the cornice and relief decorated garland, filigree and swans on the front of the base. In very good condition with an excellent finish and running. 17 in. high x 8.5 in. wide x 4.75 in. deep.

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Bishop & Bradley Pillar & Scroll Mantle Clock

Lot 17: Bishop & Bradley Pillar & Scroll Mantle Clock

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Description: Bishop & Bradley Pillar & Scroll Mantle Clock. Original painted wood dial has a 10 in. chapter ring with black hour numbers, gilt borders and colorful floral decorated corners, pierced black hands (wood arbor post for hour hand is chipped); wooden works movement with count wheel strike mechanism with bell, iron weights and brass covered pendulum bob, label in the back of the case for Bishop & Bradley, Watertown, Connecticut. In a mahogany pillar & scroll case, has broken arch crest with maple inlays, spun brass finials, turned side columns and French style feet with wavy apron; reverse painted lower tablet in good original condition, minor inpainting, few minor repairs to the crest, enhanced original finish. 31 in. high x 17.5 in. wide x 5 in. deep.

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Lenzkirch Majolica Mantle Clock

Lot 18: Lenzkirch Majolica Mantle Clock

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Description: Lenzkirch Majolica Mantle Clock. Majolica pottery case with fancy top and base, spiral turned columns with gilt metal mounts and urn finials at the top. 3.5 in. pottery dial has raised black Roman hour numerals, gilt brass hands and brass bezel with beveled crystal; brass 8 day spring driven movement has an half hour bell strike and is signed Lenzkirch. In very good condition, has minor hairlines on the underside of the top of the clock; top and base are impressed "A 1656 BC". 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 8.5 in. deep.

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C. & L.C. Ives Triple Decker Clock

Lot 19: C. & L.C. Ives Triple Decker Clock

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Description: C. & L.C. Ives Triple Decker Clock. Painted wood dial has a 10 in. gilt painted chapter ring with black Roman hour numerals and gilt filigree corner spandrels, blued spade hands; brass weight driven 8 day strap plate movement has a count wheel hour strike mechanism on an iron bell, iron side weights and brass covered pendulum bob. In a mahogany triple decker case with carved eagle crest, acanthus carved half columns at the top and bottom with gilt turned columns in the center and stands on turned gilt feet. Reverse decorated center tablet has a scene with hunters camped out festively enjoying a meal, has some flaking and loss; lower tablet is reverse painted with a scenic view of a lakeside home, in perfect condition. Case has an enhanced original finish and is signed with C.L. & C. Ives, Bristol, Conn. paper label. 38 in. high x 17.5 in. wide x 5.75 in. deep.

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Strauss Bros. Advertising Wall Clock

Lot 20: Strauss Bros. Advertising Wall Clock

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Description: Strauss Bros. Advertising Wall Clock. 11 in. paper dial with black Roman hour numerals and large pierced hands; brass spring driven time only signed Seth Thomas movement No. 9 5/8, in good running condition. In a beautiful cast Iron front case with pierced swirling filigree and shell crest and filigree decorated drop below; the bezel has raised lettering with advertising for "Strauss Bros. America's Leading Taylors" and in the drop reads "Chicago, Orders Taken Here" and has an overall copper washed finish on the front. 34 in. long x 17 in. wide x 4 in. deep.

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Waltham 4 Column Standing Regulator

Lot 21: Waltham 4 Column Standing Regulator

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Description: Waltham 4 Column Standing Regulator Clock. The bronze dial has a 10 in. chapter ring with applied with brass roman hour numerals raised on 2 rails and bordered with deep relief decorated filigree with fancy brass hands; brass 8 day weight driven movement has Graham deadbeat escapement, retaining power, fancy quality brass pendulum and 2 weights with leafy design; half hour strike on a singled coiled gong. In a carved mahogany case with top having a ovoid urn and flame finial, fish scale carving and scrolled leaf inverted corner corbels, the bonnet has figural corner pilasters with maidens heads; raised on 4 large turned and fluted columns with heavily carved capitols, drapery and fish scaled carvings at the base. In beautiful overall good condition with an original medium dark brown finish and running. 93 in. high x 26 in. wide x 21 in. deep.

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Brass & Porcelain Mantle Clock

Lot 22: Brass & Porcelain Mantle Clock

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Description: Brass & Porcelain Mantle Clock. Gilt brass case has a pierced decorated finial, arched top and square corner columns; cobalt porcelain inset panels on the front and sides, side panels are scenic decorate, front panel has an interior scene with a mother and her 3 children under a 4 in. painted dial with black Roman hour numerals and gilt spade hands. Brass spring driven movement has an half hour strike on a silvered bell. No breaks, cracks or repairs to the porcelain, 16.5 in. high x 7.5 in. wide x 5.5 in. deep.

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Ornate Seth Thomas Tambour Mantle Clock

Lot 23: Ornate Seth Thomas Tambour Mantle Clock

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Description: Ornate Seth Thomas Tambour Mantle Clock. 5.5 in. silvered dial signed Seth Thomas, has applied hour numbers, fancy pierced hands and brass door bezel with convex & beveled glass; brass 8 day spring driven movement signed with Seth Thomas trade mark, numbered 61819, has a half hour strike on a coiled gong and lead pendulum bob. In an ornate filigree decorated tambour style case with leafy scroll work and hanging floral garland strands with a gilt finish showing some wear from cleaning and age, movement is not running. 10.5 in. high x 24.5 in. wide x 5.5 in. deep.

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French Figural Marble & Bronze Annular Clock

Lot 24: French Figural Marble & Bronze Annular Clock

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Description: French Figural Marble & Bronze Annular Clock. Oval white marble base with rope twist & beaded trim, standing on top is a pair of figural putti with an excellent dark brown patina, they hold up a gilt bronze urn, decorated with hanging garland, filigree side handles with mythical mounted faces and lid decorated with a figural cupid hanging down and holding an arrow acting as the time indicator. 3.5 in. annular chapter ring has applied porcelain plaques with Roman hour numerals and 15 minute markers; brass spring driven time only movement is in good running condition. 16.75 in. high x 9 in. wide x 6 in. deep.

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Waterbury Calendar No. 44 Shelf Clock

Lot 25: Waterbury Calendar No. 44 Shelf Clock

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Description: Waterbury Calendar No. 44 Double Dial Shelf Clock w/ Alarm. 6 in. painted metal dial with black Roman hour numerals, original hands and open center cutout exposing the brass alarm indicator disc; brass 8 day spring driven movement has an half hour count wheel strike mechanism on a coiled gong and separate alarm mechanism with bell. 6 in. lower calendar dial has 31 date numbers, cutout apertures for day and month, signed Waterbury Clock Co. USA; brass perpetual lower calendar mechanism is in good running condition with original brass barrels and original labels. In a walnut case with carved crest, side corbels, and carved door front with rosettes. In good condition, original finish. 24 in. high x 14.5 in. wide x 6 in. deep.

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Mahogany & Bronze Fusee Bracket Clock

Lot 26: Mahogany & Bronze Fusee Bracket Clock

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Description: Mahogany & Bronze Fusee Bracket Clock. Brass dial has a 6 in. silvered chapter ring with black Roman hour numerals, fancy pierced hands, gilt brass corner spandrels and bronze door bezel with beveled glass, switches for Silent/Chime & Chime on 8 Bells/ Chime on 4 Gongs; quality brass triple fusee spring driven movement has a progressive quarter hour strike chiming Whittington on 8 cupped bells or Westminster on 4 coiled gongs and the hour on a cathedral gong. In a mahogany case with pierced gilt bronze filigree and handle at the top, turned corner finials, pierced side panels and stands on claw feet; refinished, missing mounts on the chamfered front corners and trim around the bottom. 23 in. high x 14 in. wide x 11 in. deep.

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Figural Conical Pendulum Mystery Clock

Lot 27: Figural Conical Pendulum Mystery Clock

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Description: Figural Conical Pendulum Mystery Clock. Standing gilt spelter figure of a standing robed maiden, in her left hand she holds up the pendulum. Hanging from 3 chains, under a large silk thread suspension cluster is a purple luster sphere containing the spring driven time only movement (numbered 8084) with a conical platform at the top, a long stalactite post drops in the center into the spinning horizontal bar at the top of the verge; the dial of the sphere has applied brass Roman hour numerals. The spring inside the movement drives the mystery escapement at the top as the conical bob hanging in the center swings around clockwise. A very rare and unusual clock in good working condition. 20.5 in. high.

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Ansonia Crystal Regulator - Utopia

Lot 28: Ansonia Crystal Regulator - Utopia

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Description: Ansonia Crystal Regulator - Utopia. 4 in. inset porcelain dial with black Roman hour numerals, black hands, exposed Brocot escapement and signed "Manufactured by The Ansonia Clock Co., New York, United States of America", brass 8 day spring driven movement with rack & snail strike on a coiled gong and 2 jar mercurial pendulum. In a brass crystal regulator case with gilt brass domed top, turned finials, feet and mounts, cut glass columns on the corners beveled glasses on the sides and curved front & rear door. Gilt finish is worn, movement is running, no breaks, cracks or repairs to the glass panels or columns. 17 in. high x 9 in. wide x 5.5 in. deep.

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Elaborate Rococo Vienna Regulator

Lot 29: Elaborate Rococo Vienna Regulator

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Description: Elaborate Rococo Vienna Regulator. A heavily pierced carved Rococo case with scrolls, floral filigree and a large crown over a medallion at the crest. The 2 weight movement has a levered escapement and rack and snail strike mechanism, striking on the half hour; signed Lenzkirch - A.U.G (with a pine branch and acorn). 7 in. porcelain dial signed Josh Hartmann - Berlin, with roman numerals on the chapter ring and nice brass bezel, weights and pendulum bob. Has a fancy etched mounting plate in the back of the case and the numbers on the movement are matching -247085. 57 in. high x 26 in. wide x 6 in. deep.

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Gilbert

Lot 30: Gilbert "Elberon" Calendar Mantle Clock

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Description: Gilbert "Elberon" Calendar Mantle Clock. 8 in. paper dial has black Roman hour numerals and black hands, pierced brass spring driven movement with half hour count wheel strike mechanism and coiled gong, signed Wm. Gilbert Clock Co., Winsted, Conn. USA. Reverse painted door glass is black with a group of 3 pheasants nesting in the grass, has gilt borders around 3 open apertures exposing the month, date and day on 3 rotating discs of the calendar movement attached to the back of the door. In an oak case with turned finials, spiral turned bars along the frieze, spiral turned columns on the sides with back corbels and beaded border on the door frame. In good condition and enhanced original finish, original door glass, dial, calendar discs, original paper labels are excellent and timepiece & calendar are in running condition. 31 in. high x 15.5 in. wide x 5.5 in. deep.

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Figural Putti Novelty Desk Clock

Lot 31: Figural Putti Novelty Desk Clock

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Description: Figural Putti Novelty Desk Clock w/ Alarm. Gilt brass figure of a seated putti on a plinth and white marble base, holding the clock drum above his head; has a 2 in. porcelain dial with black Roman hour numerals and 5 minute numbers outside, dial signed Le Marais, Paris. Spring driven movement has silvered plated lever escapement, 22 jewels and signed Brevete, France, et Etranger. Seperate alarm indicator hand which strikes on a small bell inside of the case. Movement is running, case is in good condition with a nice clean gilt polished finish. 7 in. high.

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Mahogany Biedermeier Vienna Regulator

Lot 32: Mahogany Biedermeier Vienna Regulator

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Description: Mahogany Biedermeier Vienna Regulator. 7 in. porcelain dial has black Roman hour numerals, black painted hands and gilt brass piecrust dial, chips around the arbor hole; brass 8 day time only weight driven movement with long wood pendulum stick, brass covered bob and weight. In a mahogany case with filigree carved crest and corner mounts, inlaid borders and acorn shaped lower bracket; has an enhanced original finish. 40 in. high x 11 in. wide x 4.75 in. deep.

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Gilt Brass Crystal Regulator Clock

Lot 33: Gilt Brass Crystal Regulator Clock

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Description: Gilt Brass Crystal Regulator Clock. 4.5 in. inset porcelain dial with black Roman hour numerals, open center with exposed Brocot escapement; round brass 8 day spring driven movement with half hour rack & snail strike on a coiled gong and fancy gilt brass pendulum bob wit floral rosette. The satin gilt brass case has a spindled gallery at the top, pierced gallery below with corner finials, turned corner columns and beveled glasses on the front door and sides. In good running condition. 18.5 in. high x 10.5 in. wide x 7.75 in. deep.

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E. Howard No. 20 1/2 Marble Dial Gallery Clock

Lot 34: E. Howard No. 20 1/2 Marble Dial Gallery Clock

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Description: E. Howard No. 20 1/2 Marble Dial Gallery Clock. Large white marble dial measures 28 in. x 28 in. black repainted hour numerals and chapter ring and red 5 minute Arabic numbers, large black open trefoil hands (repainted) and signed E. Howard & Co. Boston. Quality brass No. 11 1/2 movement, signed E. Howard & Co, Boston; Recoil escapement, Geneva stop, iron weight stamped with No. 20, brass pulleys and pendulum with repaired ebonized wood stick and brass covered bob. In good condition, no cracks to the marble and the movement is in good working condition.

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French Figural Porcelain Mantle Clock

Lot 35: French Figural Porcelain Mantle Clock

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Description: French Figural Porcelain Mantle Clock. Beautiful high gloss porcelain case in white and pink with gilt, floral and filigree highlights; French figure of a man and a woman standing on either side of the tall clock tower which has a flowing rococo design, oil lamp shaped finial with floral stopper finial at the top. 3.5 in. porcelain dial has black Roman hour numerals with 5 minute numbers outside, brass spade hands and brass bezel with beveled door glass; typical round brass 8 day spring driven movement with half hour strike mechanism on a steel bell. Clock is in excellent overall condition, case has no breaks, hairlines or repairs with only a few minor chips to the flower petals, finial has some chipping and wear. 22 in. high x 15.25 in. wide x 5 in. deep.

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Ithaca Regulator No. 2 Bank Calendar Clock

Lot 36: Ithaca Regulator No. 2 Bank Calendar Clock

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Description: Ithaca Regulator No. 2 Bank Model Double Dial Calendar Clock. Original 12 in. paper dial on a zinc back has black Roman hour numerals, original pierced blued hands; 8 day time only weight driven movement has polished silvered plates, long drop wood pendulum stick with silvered bob and hanging from a trapeze style suspension and long flat rectangular iron side weights. Original 12 in. lower calendar dial has 31 date hour numbers, cutout apertures exposing the month and day cylinders and is signed Ithaca Calendar Clock Co.; lower perpetual calendar mechanism is in good running condition and has original barrels and labels. In a walnut case with broken pediment crest having applied carvings, turned finials, long serpentine carvings on the chamfered corners of the door and carved lower bracket with teardrop finials; inside one pierce dial board has gilt incised decoration, has an enhanced original finish and is in good overall condition. 60.5 in. high x 21 in. wide x 9 in. deep.

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Dutch Tall Case Clock w/ Complicated Mvt.

Lot 37: Dutch Tall Case Clock w/ Complicated Mvt.

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Description: Laurens Rupert, Amsterdam, Dutch Tall Case Clock w/ Complicated Calendar Dial & Alarm. The large brass dial measures 19.5 in. high x 13.25 in. wide, painted in the lower section with a scene of 2 men in a garden playing a mandolin and flute for 2 woman, has a 12 in. silvered chapter ring with black incised Roman hour numerals, 5 minute numbers outside and dial signed "Laurens Rupert, Amsterdam"; the engraved brass center of the dial has silvered sub seconds dial, fan shaped cutout to the left displaying the months with a painted figure and indicator stating the number of days in the month, to the right displays days of the week, aperture for date indicator inside of the seconds dial, arched cutout below displays moon phase dial and has a silvered alarm indicator disc on the center post. Quality brass weight driven movement has recoil escapement, 2 cupped bells with drop hammer strike at the top of the movement for separate alarm mechanism and passing half hour strike, count wheel strike mechanism strikes the hours on a coiled cathedral gong. Long steel pendulum rod with brass covered bob, iron time and strike weights with brass pulleys and brass covered alarm weight on the right side. The walnut case has an arched bonnet with filigree carved crest, inset side panels, missing side finials; the body has chamfered corners and fancy shaped door with ribbon, wreath and filigree carvings, gilt brass escutcheon mounted around the center glass exposing the pendulum bob and carved inverted corner corbels on the base. Case is refinished, has some looseness, minor losses and splits; clock dial and door resemble a "Laurens Rupert" example found in the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. 92 in. high x 22 in. wide x 11 in. deep.

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J. Lefebvre Fils Marble & Bronze Annular Clock

Lot 38: J. Lefebvre Fils Marble & Bronze Annular Clock

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Description: J. Lefebvre Fils Marble & Bronze Annular Clock. Rouge marble fluted column with square dore bronze base having leafy spandrels and filigree mounts in the fluted sections; bronze urn top with hanging floral garland strands, side handles and seated winged cupid figure on top of the domical lid. The 5 in. dial consists of 2 porcelain rings, one with black Roman hour numerals and the other with 5 minute Arabic numbers and minute markers with a leaf indicator below. Round brass spring driven movement is signed "J. Lefebvre Fils", has a lever escapement in good running condition, half hour count wheel strike mechanism and steel bell contained within the urn. Has a few hairlines in the minute ring. 21 in. high.

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Atkins Detached Fusee 15 Day Gallery Clock

Lot 39: Atkins Detached Fusee 15 Day Gallery Clock

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Description: Atkins Detached Fusee 15 Day Gallery Clock. 18 in. painted metal dial has black Roman hour numerals, large blued open moon and diamond hands with counterbalance on minute hand; brass 15 day spring driven movement with detached double fusee having brass fusee cones and an iron bracket, in good running condition, long drop pendulum has a wood stick with brass covered bob. In an octagonal rosewood case with serpentine front, ripple front carving and round bezel, refinished. Pendulum stick is repaired and has some inpainting to the numerals. 27 in. high x 27 in. wide x 5 in. deep.

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F. Kroeber 6 Bell Bracket Clock

Lot 40: F. Kroeber 6 Bell Bracket Clock

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Description: F. Kroeber 6 Bell Bracket Clock. 5 in. brass dial with inset silvered hour numbers, pierced filigree center disc and black hands; brass 8 day spring driven movement with half hour strike, striking once on the half hour and striking the hour in an alternating pattern on 6 steel bells always striking 2 at a time. In an oak case with an arched top and fluted half columns, beveled glass displays the bells below the dial and has a hinged door bezel with beveled door glass; has an enhanced original finish and is in good running condition. 18 in. high x 12 in. wide x 7.75 in. deep.

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Biedermeier Vienna Regulator Lantern Clock

Lot 41: Biedermeier Vienna Regulator Lantern Clock

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Description: Biedermeier Vienna Regulator Lantern Clock. 7 in. porcelain dial has black painted Roman hour numerals, sub dials for 7 days and 31 dates, black hands, engine turned gilt brass bezel; brass weight driven time only movement has long steel pendulum stick, brass covered bob & small weight and 5 point star pulley, runs 45 days. In mahogany lantern style (laterndluhr) case with bonnet top, narrow throat and wide base with lower bracket, has inlaid borders with original glasses on the front and sides; has a beautiful cleaned and polished finish and is in good condition. 42 in. high x 11 in. wide x 5.5 in. deep.

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J.C. Brown Ripple Front Beehive Clock

Lot 42: J.C. Brown Ripple Front Beehive Clock

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Description: J.C. Brown Ripple Front Beehive Clock w/ Alarm. 5.5 in. painted metal dial with black Roman hour numerals, fancy blued hands and open cutout in the center displaying the brass alarm indicator disc; has an 8 day brass spring driven movement with hour count wheel strike mechanism on a coiled gong, brass covered pendulum bob, movement signed "J.C. Brown, Forestville, CT, U.S.A., separate spring driven alarm mechanism in the base strikes on a brass bell. In a rosewood beehive style case with carved ripple front, original reverse painted tablet in the door with a rose, yellow flowers and silver filigree on a blue background, partial paper label in the back of the case for J.C. Brown. Case has an enhanced original finish, strike mechanism is not striking properly, movement is running. 18.75 in. high x 10.5 in. wide x 4 in. deep.

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Gilbert No. 16 Floor Standing Regulator

Lot 43: Gilbert No. 16 Floor Standing Regulator

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Description: Gilbert No. 16 Floor Standing Regulator. 12 in. porcelain dial with black Roman hour numerals, open moon hands & brass bezel; brass 8 day weight driven time only movement, deadbeat escapement, retaining power, silvered weight, brass pulley and quality 3 jar cut glass mercurial compensating pendulum. In a carved chestnut floor standing case with arched crest and turned finals on the sides, carved Egyptian maidens head crest, the sides of the case have long carved corbels at the top and bottom, the base with burled and incised panel in the front. Good condition, top finial missing and finial clusters on the crest sides are missing, one replaced rosette and one missing on the crest; case is refinished. 102 in. high x 34 in. wide x 13.5 in. deep.

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Philippe Mourey Conical Pendulum Mystery Clock

Lot 44: Philippe Mourey Conical Pendulum Mystery Clock

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Description: Philippe Mourey Figural Dore Bronze & Onyx Conical Pendulum Mystery Clock. Standing dore bronze classical female figure holding a locomotive in one hand and the pendulum in the other, hanging from a silk thread suspension, she stands beside a globe on a round plinth on top of the clock case, figure is signed Ph. Mourey; white onyx case has dore bronze side mounts, columns, feet and finials. 4 in. gilt metal dial has applied brass Roman hour numerals and fancy pierced hands; round brass spring driven movement has an half hour count wheel strike mechanism with steel bell, movement has a vertical post connected to a lever at the top of the movement which rotates the pendulum counter clockwise. Clock is in working condition with a few minor corner chips and one repair to the case, one foot is loose and the lions head escutcheon plate at the bottom of the pendulum is loose. 22.5 in. high.

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Jerome Gutta Percha Mantle Clock

Lot 45: Jerome Gutta Percha Mantle Clock

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Description: Jerome & Co. Gutta Percha Mantle Clock w. Alarm. 5 in. painted metal dial with black Roman hour numerals, fancy blued hands and open cutout exposing the alarm indicator disc; brass spring driven movement with hour count wheel strike on a coiled gong, brass covered pendulum bob and separate spring driven alarm mechanism striking on an iron bell. In a rosewood arched top case with gutta percha panel behind the door glass and framing a miniature French river scene; case is in good condition and has an enhanced original finish, signed on a paper label on the back of the door. 14.5 in. high x 11 in. wide x 4.75 in. deep.

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French Figural Marble & Bronze Mantle Clock

Lot 46: French Figural Marble & Bronze Mantle Clock

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Description: French Figural Marble & Bronze Mantle Clock. Bronze seated figure of a winged putti holding a large drum hanging from a ribbon, the drum rests on his left hip and in the right hand holds a hammer to beat the drum; has a beautiful gilt finish, on a white marble base with applied leafy filigree decorations and stands on turned feet. The dial and movement are contained in the drum, the porcelain dial measures 3.5 in. dia. with painted hour numbers and fancy gilt pierced hands; has a typical round brass spring driven movement signed Samuel Marti, a half hour count wheel strike mechanism and strikes on a steel bell. 12 in. high x 9 in. wide x 5 in. deep.

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Sgd. Elmer O. Stennes Tall Case Clock

Lot 47: Sgd. Elmer O. Stennes Tall Case Clock

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Description: Sgd. Elmer O. Stennes Tall Case Clock. 11 in. painted metal dial with black hour numbers, sub seconds dial & sub calendar dial, roses on the corner spandrels, painted moon phase dial, fancy blued hands and signed Elmer O. Stennes, Weymouth, Mass; brass weight driven movement with Graham deadbeat escapement, brass covered weights & pendulum bob with steel stick, brass pulleys and half hour strike on a coiled gong. In a mahogany case with pierced carved crest, polished gilt brass finials, banded inlays on the door, turned corner columns on the bonnet; the body of the case has turned and fluted quarter columns with brass capitols and inlaid borders with quarter fan inlaid highlights at the corners. In excellent condition, original finish. 85 in. high x 19 in. wide x 11 in. deep.

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F. C. D. McKay Carved Walnut Stick Barometer

Lot 48: F. C. D. McKay Carved Walnut Stick Barometer

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Description: F. C. D. McKay Carved Walnut Stick Barometer. Block form top with overhanging cornice, 4 turned columns on the sides and glass panel over the silvered thermometer dial and silvered barometer dial; the throat has long turned columns with mercurial exposed barometer tube in the center and 4 spindled columns bracketing the base. Signed on the dial F.C.D. McKay, Elmira, N.Y., has an enhanced original finish. 37.25 in. high.

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Brass Carriage Clock In Case

Lot 49: Brass Carriage Clock In Case

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Description: Brass Carriage Clock In Case. Brass dial has a 2 in. porcelain chapter ring with black hour numbers, black hands and fancy engraved and pierced decorated gilt brass filigree with rampant lions on the dial; brass spring driven movement has a silvered platform lever escapement and an half hour coiled gong strike. In a brass case with hinged handle at the top and beveled glasses on the front, sides, rear door and on the top exposing the escapement. Movement is not running, strike mechanism is running; in a travel case with canvas wrapped cover. Clock measures 7.25 in. high x 4 in. wide x 3.5 in. deep.

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Oak Lenzkirch Quarter Hour Strike Bracket Clock

Lot 50: Oak Lenzkirch Quarter Hour Strike Bracket Clock

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Description: Oak Lenzkirch Quarter Hour Strike Bracket Clock. Brass dial has a 5.5 in. silvered chapter ring with black incised Roman hour numerals and 5 minute numbers outside, has brass filigree spandrels and a square brass door with beveled glass; square brass spring driven movement has quarter hour strike on 2 coiled gongs and a brass covered pendulum bob, signed Lenzkirch. In an oak case with gilt metal mounts at the peak, side columns under corner corbels and musical & filigree mounts below the door; brass presentation plaque reads "Presented To Miss Henderson, by the Vicar and Friends in Ilkeston, Christmas 1892. Movement is in running condition, case has an enhanced original finish, missing side mounts and rosettes on the side corbels. 18.25 in. high x 13.5 in. wide x 9 in. deep.

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