A late 19th century Ansonia “Philosopher” model figural clock. 8-day time & strike movement with open escapement and 2 part porcelain dial. Enameled Iron case with “Silvered” Spelter fittings. Minor case wear, dial hairlines, lacks rear door. 15″ high. ESTIMATE $400-600
Minor case wear, dial hairlines, lacks rear door.
A Late 19th Century Ansonia “Philosopher” Figural Mantle Clock. Eight day time and strike movement with open escapement and enameled Porcelain Dial. Having a Patinated metal case and figure of a Philosopher, shown seated and at work, atop an Ebonized iron base. Some wear to the metal, scratched crystal, flake to the enamel on the face near the IV. 17 1/2″ wide x 15″ high. ESTIMATE $300-500
Some wear to the metal, scratched crystal, flake to the enamel on the face near the IIII.
ANSONIA GILT METAL, PHILOSOPHER, FIGURAL CLOCK. HEIGHT 15″; WIDTH 17 1/2″ (FINIAL MISSING) **DUE TO THE SIZE AND/OR FRAGILITY OF THIS LOT, STANDARD IN-HOUSE SHIPPING IS NOT AVAILABLE. PLEASE CONTACT THE GALLERY FOR A LIST OF TRUCKERS.**
Ansonia “Philosopher” Statue Clock: Has an unsigned DSD with Arabic numerals and visible escapement; 8 day T & S signed brass movement; with the pendulum and key.
The clock is running at this time.
Three Early 20th Century Ansonia Spelter Clock Figures. Including “Racine” (No. 1098), “Philosopher”, and figure No. 1073 (Van Dyke?). No apparent markings. Each shows wear to the metal, figure 1073 shows damage at both hands. From 8″ to 9 1/4″ high. ESTIMATE $100-200
Each shows wear to the metal, figure 1073 shows damage at both hands. From 8″ to 9 1/4″ high.