E. & G. W. Bartholomew Hollow Column Shelf Clock,



Estimate: [Subscribe to view] Courtesy of: [Subscribe to view]
Sold Price: [Subscribe to view] Sold Date: 7:00 AM PT - Jul 16th, 2011

E. & G. W. Bartholomew Hollow Column Shelf Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1840, the mahogany case with carved and gilded eagle splat, two free-standing ebonized and gilded columns, wooden dial with Roman numerals and looking glass flanked by free-standing gilded columns, the lower door with reverse painted tablet with two stately homes within a gilded border, printed maker’s label inside backboard with maker’s name as above, carved and gilded paw feet, thirty-hour time and strike wooden movement with pressed brass pendulum bob and two cast iron weights, ht. 36 in.

Provenance: Formerly from the Martin Baker Collection.

Condition report

Condition: Inpainting on the original painted glass, dial and all gilding undistubed, label in nice original condition, original weights and pendulum, lacking finials.

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.

Images

Click on thumbnails to see larger images: