Elmer Stennes Pillar & Scroll Clock

Elmer Stennes Pillar & Scroll Clock

April 27 2013 Clock Auction – Lot 219

Elmer Stennes Pillar & Scroll Clock. Painted metal dial has a 10 in. chapter ring with black Arabic hour numbers, gilt beaded minute markers, floral spandrels and pierced black hands, painted bee mark below the chapter ring; brass spring driven movement has rack & snail strike mechanism and strikes on a single strait chime, has a brass pendulum. In a mahogany pillar and scroll case with maple inlay in the crest, brass finials, turned side columns and valance feet; reverse painted lower tablet with oval aperture exposing the pendulum bob and original paper label in the back of the case which reads Pillar & Scroll Clock, Invented by Eli Terry 1814, Made and Sold at Weymouth, Massachusetts by Elmer O. Stennes. Has some minor loss to the veneer. 30 in. high x 17.25 in. wide x 4 in. deep.

Estimate:     800.00 – 1,200.00


AUCTION INFORMATION:
Name     April 27, 2013 Antique Clock Auction
Date(s)     Saturday, April 27
Preview: Friday 10-5, Saturday 8-11
Auction: Saturday, April 27th at 11AM
Checkout: Saturday, April 27th at 4PM
Location     1485 West Housatonic Street, Route 20
Pittsfield, MA

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