Acorn Shelf Clock, Forestville Manufacturing Compa

Estimate: [Subscribe to view] Courtesy of: [Subscribe to view]
Sold Price: [Subscribe to view] Sold Date: 8:00 AM PT - Mar 6th, 2011

Acorn Shelf Clock, Forestville Manufacturing Company, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1850, the laminated case with conformingly shaped flanking sidearms terminating in turned acorns, housing a brass fusee movement and white-painted zinc dial marked “Forestville Manufg Co. Bristol Ct USA.,” (restoration), ht. 23 3/4 in.

Condition report

Condition: replaced tablet, lowermost part of base may be restored, minor paint loss to dial

Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.


Click on thumbnails to see larger images:


Tags: , ,