Fri, 7th Jan 2022 14:00

The Fine Clock Sale

 
Lot 75
 

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WILLIAM THRELKELD, LONDON. A HIGH QUALITY GEORGE II ORMOLU MOUNTED EBONISED QUARTER CHIMING BRACKET CLOCK

WILLIAM THRELKELD, LONDON. A HIGH-QUALITY GEORGE II ORMOLU MOUNTED EBONISED QUARTER CHIMING BRACKET CLOCK the gilt brass mounted ebonised case with inverted bell top pediment above a glazed door with gilt brass D-moulded mounts and canted caryatid corners repeated on the reverse and raised on brass stepped bracket feet. The 7" arched brass dial with gilt cherub head spandrels and silvered chapter ring surrounding a matted centre with calendar and mock pendulum apertures, the arch with subsidiary regulation dial fronting a substantial gilt triple fusee seven pillar movement with rise and fall verge escapement and signed foliate engraved backplate striking the hours on a bell and the quarters on a nest of six bells.

47cm high

Sold for £8,320


 

WILLIAM THRELKELD, LONDON. A HIGH-QUALITY GEORGE II ORMOLU MOUNTED EBONISED QUARTER CHIMING BRACKET CLOCK the gilt brass mounted ebonised case with inverted bell top pediment above a glazed door with gilt brass D-moulded mounts and canted caryatid corners repeated on the reverse and raised on brass stepped bracket feet. The 7" arched brass dial with gilt cherub head spandrels and silvered chapter ring surrounding a matted centre with calendar and mock pendulum apertures, the arch with subsidiary regulation dial fronting a substantial gilt triple fusee seven pillar movement with rise and fall verge escapement and signed foliate engraved backplate striking the hours on a bell and the quarters on a nest of six bells.

Auction: The Fine Clock Sale, Fri, 7th Jan 2022

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