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J. C. Brown Mother-of-Pearl Shelf Clock, Bristol,

J. C. Brown Mother-of-Pearl Shelf Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, the case with hand painted, gilt and mother-of-pearl decoration, painted zinc dial with Roman numerals and signed J.C. Brown, Bristol, Ct. U.S., lower transfer decorated glass depicting and marked J.C. Brown Manufacturer, printed maker’s label stating Forestville Manufacturing Company, J. C. Brown, Bristol, Connecticut, eight-day time and […]

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J. C. Brown Ripple Front Ogee Gothic Shelf Clock,

J. C. Brown Ripple Front Ogee Gothic Shelf Clock, Bristol, Connecticut, c. 1845, painted zinc dial with Roman numerals and signed J. C. Brown, Bristol, Ct. US, the four spire rosewood veneered case with ripple front frames, the lower enclosing an etched tablet, printed maker’s label on backboard, eight-day time strike and alarm movement, ht. […]

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J.C. Brown Rosewood Veneer Ogee Shelf Clock with

J.C. Brown Rosewood Veneer Ogee Shelf Clock with Mclean Asylum, Somerville, Mass. Scenic Reverse Transfer Decorated Glass Tablet, brass weight-driven movement. Condition report 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 […]

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Mahogany Shelf Clock by J.C. Brown, Bristol, Connec

Mahogany Shelf Clock by J.C. Brown, Bristol, Connecticut, with painted zinc Roman dial signed J. C. Brown, Bristol, Ct. U.S., transfer printed tablet of the White House, printed label inside, Forestville Manufacturing Company, J.C. Brown, 30-hour time and strike movement with pendulum, ht. 15 in. Condition report Condition: dial undisturbed, losses on tablet. Any condition […]

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J.C. Brown Ripple-front Beehive Shelf Clock, Fores

J.C. Brown Ripple-front Beehive Shelf Clock, Forestville, Connecticut, with maker’s label inside and the remains of a Boston retailer’s label, painted zinc dial with Roman numerals, lower transfer painted glass depicting “Baltimore Cemetery,” eight-day time and strike movement with pendulum, ht. 18 3/4 in. Condition report Condition: No significant repairs or replacements. Any condition statement […]

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J.C. Brown Ripple Front Beehive Shelf Clock

J.C. Brown Ripple Front Beehive Shelf Clock: in a mahogany case with a 5″ dial. 8 day time and gong striking movement. Circa 1848. There is a good interior label. Has pendulum. (The gong sound is not proper. In 1972 it was cleaned, oiled and refinished. A darkened, but nearly complete label is on the […]

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