204: Baird Laxative Advertising Clock

Original 12 in. paper dial signed "Baird Clock Co. Plattsburgh, NY", has black Roman hour numerals, spade hands, original 8 day brass time only spring driven movement signed "Baird Clock Co., Plattsburg, NY" with long pendulum rod and brass covered bob. Rustic figure eight style wood and paper mache case with relief lettering around the door and lower door which reads "Beecham's Pills, Worth A Guinea A Box - Enormous Sale, Gigantic Total, Eleven Pills Every Second". Condition: Excellent original painted finish, repaired pendulum rod, replaced pendulum bob hanger. c.1894. 30.5 in. high x 18.5 in. wide x 4.25 in. deep. Weight: 12 lbs.

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