Lot 174

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Carved R.J. Horner Oak 9 Tube Grandfather Clock. Large brass dial has a silvered 12 in. chapter ring with applied brass hour numbers, sub seconds dial, moon phase, sub dials for Chime/Silent & Westminster/Whittington, has fancy pierced hands, pierced gilt & engraved filigree center and corner spandrels, dial signed "Toby, Chicago". The brass weight driven movement has a Graham deadbeat escapement, retaining power, brass pulleys, brass covered weights & pendulum bob with long steel stick; has 9 tubes striking Westminster and Whittington, also striking the hour. In a carved R.J. Horner oak case with enhanced original finish. The arched bonnet top has a large pierced carved crest, double columns on the sides and figural winged griffin corbels on the corners; the body of the case has large figural rattail maidens with arms crossed at their breast and double spiral twisted sea-serpent tails, beveled glass on oval front door. The base has a large carved inset front panel with swirling filigree, winged birds and center medallion with reclining putti in the center; stands on large turned and carved feet. 120 in. high x 31 in. wide x 17 in. deep

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June 21, 2014 11:00 AM EDT
Pittsfield, MA, US

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