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Cincinnati, Ohio Shelf Clock by Luman Watson,

Cincinnati, Ohio Shelf Clock by Luman Watson, bearing most of its original paper label. In a mahogany and poplar case retaining its original grain-painted decoration; with applied half columns and a scroll-cut crest retaining their original gold stenciling. Appears to retain its original reverse-painted tablet depicting a country church with a stenciled border. Wooden, 30-hour […]

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Luman Watson Shelf Clock with Eagle Ste

Luman Watson Shelf Clock with Eagle Stencil, pine and poplar case with mahogany veneer at base. 30-hour time and strike, weight-driven, groaner-type wooden works. Painted Dayton, Ohio wooden dial, Arabic numerals, gilt central sunburst, palm leaf garter and scrollwork spandrels. Re-ebonized half columns and re-stenciled scroll-cut splat with eagle. Original tablet glass and early 20th […]

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Luman Watson, Cincinnati, Ohio Shelf Clock,

Luman Watson, Cincinnati, Ohio Shelf Clock, with a 30-hour wooden movement and a polychrome-painted and gilt dial with floral decoration inside the chapter ring and in the spandrels. In a magogany vase with scroll-cut crest, central finial, and ebonized and stenciled half columns. Retains traces of original gold-stenciled decoration and part of its original paper […]

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