Over 700 lots crossed the block in a sale grossing over $1,500,000.00
The top lot of the auction was an E. Howard & Co. No. 47 astronomical hanging regulator clock which brought a new auction record of $356,950.00 breaking the previous record set at Fontaine’s exactly 1 year ago when an E. Howard & Co. No. 68 astronomical floor clock brought $277,300.00.
Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 10 A.M.
Discovery Session: Saturday 10 A.M. (Over 150 uncatalogued items to be sold!)
Catalogued Session: Saturday 11 A.M. (Over 450 catalogued items to be sold!)
Previews: Friday 10 A.M – 5 P.M. & Saturday 8 A.M. – 11 A.M.
Preview will continue throughout the discovery session!
This auction will feature over 550 antique & collector clocks from several collections & private estates, including examples by E. Howard & Co., Seth Thomas, Ansonia, Ithaca, Elmer O. Stennes, Foster Campos, Chelsea, Atkins, Walter Durfee, J.J. Elliot, Waltham, Wm. Gilbert, F. Kroeber, New Haven, Waterbury, E. Terry, E. N. Welch, E. Ingraham, Tiffany & Co., Sessions, Lecoultre, French Silk Thread, Industrial, Mystery, Annular & Animated, English Fusee, Watches, Chronometers & Barometers, plus related accessories.
The firm also buys antiques and entire estates outright. To consign an item, estate or collection, call (413) 448-8922 and ask for John Fontaine. Or, you can send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org