#4208 – Charles X Boulle Style Clock

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Above is an early 19th century Charles X Boulle style clock decorated in red tortoise shell, engraved brass, and brass castings. this a Paris movement with a 21 day duration movement which strikes on the hour and half hour.

A putti rests at the top of a pagoda roof over a case with rich decoration and mounts. Below him are other playful cast figures. Thoroughly decorated , the interior is tiled in a manner matching the outer case.

The brass works is inscribed ” Charles Taylor and Son”. The pendulum has a sunburst around a mask of Apollo. H. 15″, w. 7.5″.

#3547 – Painted Dial Clock

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A rare clock from a local collection which has been well cared for and maintained in running condition. This painted dial clock has a well patinaed mahogany surface with excellent crotch graining to the molded edge door. The face is signed by Enoch Burham, Paris, Maine who worked in that town starting at around 1806. He produced a typical brass two train movement that runs eight days and chimes each hour.  Height 84.5″, w. 18″, d. 9″. $12,000.

#2273 – Connecticut Tall Clock

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Purchased by us from the estate of a local collector, this country Connecticut tall clock, circa 1785-1810 offers outstanding American type inlays. the case is in good refinished condition retaining its original hood and feet. The works is a two train eight day brass movement which I have just had serviced. It is running and chiming at the hour. the face retains the original decoration. H. 88″, w. 19″, d. 9 1/2″.