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.
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″.
R. Thompson N. Castle tall clock, c. 1800-1825. The mahogany Chippendale example offers a pediment arch flanked by fluted columns with more fluted columns, fan spandrels, and shell patera below. Note the well shaped door cresting. Under 7′ 5″ with center finial in place. Serviced and running eight day brass movement $2850.