Sydow's Antiques

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103 N. First St.
Pierceton IN 46562
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This is a Robert Aithen, Galashiels, Scotland Drumhead tall case or grandfather clock. Circa 1830's with round polychrome painted steel dial with Roman numerals, painted yellow roses, seconds dial above and calendar dial (not working) below center, signed on face Robt. Aithen, Galashiels, original cast metal hands. Brass weight driven English bell strike movement with original weights and pendulum. Case in mixed hardwoods including curly maple, walnut and mahogany with drumhead form bonnet with brass bevels. Waist with curly maple frame, overlapping scroll top door with thumb molded edge, flanked by walnut quarter columns with turned capitals and plinths, with inset panel below door in mahogany, cove molding above and below. Base in fine curly maple including sides with inset curly maple panel with mahogany surround, over mahogany flared French feet, all in original old varnish finish, pine secondary wood, 18 1/4 x 9 1/2 x 86" high. Overall very good condition with minor expected wear. Serviced and currently running properly.

Price $5,750.00 - Stock #15436

Robert Aithen drumhead tall case clock-1830

Robert Aithen drumhead tall case clock-1830

Robert Aithen drumhead tall case clock-1830

Robert Aithen drumhead tall case clock-1830

Robert Aithen drumhead tall case clock-1830

Robert Aithen drumhead tall case clock-1830

Robert Aithen drumhead tall case clock-1830

Robert Aithen drumhead tall case clock-1830