Antiques, Clocks Drive Fontaine’s Auction Over $1 Million

Choice Antiques, Clocks Drive Fontaine’s Auction Over $1 Million PITTSFIELD, MASS. — It’s little surprise that of the top 5 selling lots at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery’s May 19 auction, three of them were clocks, by E. Howard & Company, Seth Thomas and R.J. Horner. Fontaine’s...Read More

E. Howard & Co. Wall Regulator

E. Howard & Co. No. 57 Wall Regulator Original 14 in. silvered dial signed "E. Howard & Co., Boston, Mass" has black incised Roman hour numerals, 5 minute numbers outside, sub seconds and original  blued pierced diamond hands; quality No. 3 brass 8 day weight driven...Read More
Ansonia ‘Niobe’ oak hanging double weight wall clock

Ansonia ‘Niobe’ oak hanging double weight wall clock with ornate brass trim

Ansonia ‘Niobe’ oak hanging double weight wall clock with ornate brass trim. Estimate. $3,000 – 4,000. We are seeking quality antique clocks for our upcoming auctions, from one piece to an entire estate or collection, if you are interesting in buying or selling antiques in…

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American Presentation Banjo Clock

American Presentation Banjo Clock

American Presentation Banjo Clock. 7 in. painted metal dial has black Roman hour numerals, fancy black hands and brass bezel with convex glass. Brass, 8 day time only movement. 37 in. H. Est. $1,200 – 1,500. We are seeking quality antique clocks for our upcoming…

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American Lyre Banjo Clock in the style of Elmer O. Stennes

American Lyre Banjo Clock in the style of Elmer O. Stennes

American Lyre Banjo Clock in the style of Elmer O. Stennes. 7.5 in. painted metal dial has black Roman hour numerals, dial signed Elmer O. Stennes, Weymouth, Mass, typical pierced hands and brass bezel. 41 in. H. Estimate $2,200 – 2,500. We are seeking quality…

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American Key Hole Regulator.

American Key Hole Regulator

American Key Hole Regulator. 12 in. painted metal dial has black Roman hour numerals and is signed W.H.C. Riggs, Philada, has original blued open moon hands; brass 8 day, weight driven time only movement. We are seeking quality antique clocks for our upcoming auctions, from…

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E. Howard No. 57 Astronomical Wall Regulator.

E. Howard No. 57 Astronomical Wall Regulator

E. Howard No. 57 Astronomical Wall Regulator. Large walnut case is original and has a broken arched crest with large turned finial and burled quarter columns on the corners. 71 in. high. Estimate. $25,000 – 40,000. We are seeking quality antique clocks for our upcoming…

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Automatic Electric, Chicago Wall Clock

Automatic Electric, Chicago Wall Clock

Cataloged Antique Clock Auction, April 27th 2013 – Automatic Electric, Chicago Wall Clock Automatic Electric, Chicago Wall Clock. 12 in. paper dial with brass bezel, has black Arabic hour numbers, sub seconds dial and blued spade hands, dial signed Automatic Electric Clock Co. Chicago, U.S.A….

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English Fusee Rosewood Wall Clock

English Fusee Rosewood Wall Clock

Cataloged Antique Clock Auction, April 27th 2013 – English Fusee Rosewood Wall Clock English Fusee Rosewood Wall Clock. 12 in. painted convex metal dial with Black Roman hour numerals, signed T. Moreland, London, open moon hands and brass bezel with convex door glass; brass, single…

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Ansonia Drop Extra Wall Clock

Ansonia Drop Extra Wall Clock

Cataloged Antique Clock Auction, April 27th 2013 – Ansonia Drop Extra Wall Clock Ansonia Drop Extra Wall Clock. 12 in. painted metal dial with black Roman hour numerals, open moon hands and brass bezel; brass 8 day spring driven time only movement has brass covered…

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