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Period Furniture, Fine Art & Accessories

Fri, Apr 19, 2013 09:00AM EDT
Lot 508

Berks County, Pennsylvania Federal mahogany tall c

Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000
Sold for
Sold Price includes BP

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$500,000 $50,000
Berks County, Pennsylvania Federal mahogany tall case clock, ca. 1800, having a broken arch bonnet with sunflower rosettes, with three inlaid panels of flowers in urns, encasing a painted metal dial, inscribed Benjn Witman Reading, with an eight-day movement, over a waist door with an inlaid oval panel of an eagle with a shield chest perched on a branch with a banner in its beak, over a lower case with an inlaid panel and a repeating urn of flowers, all resting on flared French feet, 103" h. Provenance: Philip Bradley.


Parts: two weights, winder, key, pendulum. Cracks in the glass. Front feet replaced. One rear foot facing replaced. Pook & Pook, Inc. does not guarantee clocks to be complete or in working condition.

See printed catalog.