A Seth Thomas fret carved walnut tall case clock, late 19th/early 20th century. The clock features a fretwork pediment with rope twist columns and fretwork overlay throughout. The dial is white with hand-painted flowers, Roman numerals and club hands. The clock ends on a walnut base with a carved floral design and tapered legs.
|Materials:||Walnut, Metal, Glass|
|Working Condition:||Tested, and found to be operational. Timekeeping accuracy is not guaranteed.|
|Marks:||The dial is marked “ST / USA”.|
|Period:||Antique, Late 19th/ Early 20th Century|
- overall with various scratches, marks, nicks/chips, shrinkage cracks, and abrasions consistent with age and use; painted metal dial with some light crazing; portions of case retain an old, if not original, finish with variable wear and crazing; two of the carved roundels have some losses (one rondel is centering the frieze below the bonnet platform and the other is centering the frieze below the waist door); comes with a pendulum and winding key; other possible imperfections, wear, and repairs/restorations.