Gale Drop Calendar No. 2 Clock – LOT 131 Estimate: $1000 – $1500
Antique Clock Auction, November 23rd 2013 – Gale Drop Calendar No. 2 Clock
E.N. Welch Wall Hanging Gale Drop Calendar Clock Model 2. Large 12 in. paper dial has an outer chapter ring with 31 date calendar using a red indicator with crescent counterbalance, sub-dials for time with pierced spade hour & minute hands, 29 day moon phase with blued indicator, 12 month calendar with New England latitude sunrise and sunset times with red indicator and days of the week dial with blued indicator. Has a pierced brass spring driven movement, count wheel hour strike mechanism with coiled gong, signed E.N. Welch, Forestville, CT, USA; with calendar mechanism model 2, patented 1887. In a rosewood case with grain painted bezel, rosewood drop section has a reverse painted and gilt decorated lower door glass in good condition, refinished. Replaced paper dial, in good running condition. 31 in. high x 17 in. wide x 5 in. deep.
Estimate: $1000 – $1500
November 23rd, 2013 Antique Clock Auction
Date(s) Saturday, November 23rd
Preview: Friday 10-5, Saturday 8-11
Auction: Saturday, November 23rd at 11AM
Checkout: Saturday, November 23rd at 4PM
Location: 1485 West Housatonic Street, Route 20. Pittsfield, MA
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