Sat, 28th May 2022 10:00

May Fine Art Catalogue Sale

 
Lot 813
 

813

WILLIAM TAYLOR, DUMFRIES. A GEORGE III SCOTTISH MAHOGANY VERGE BRACKET CLOCK

WILLIAM TAYLOR, DUMFRIES. A GEORGE III SCOTTISH MAHOGANY VERGE BRACKET CLOCK the case having an inverted bell-top pediment with hinged brass handle and pierced bone gallery above a cross banded glazed door with pierced sound frets enclosing a 7" arched brass dial with gilt rococo spandrels and silvered chapter ring surrounding a matted centre with calendar aperture; the scroll engraved arch with silvered name plaque between two subsidiary dials for regulation and Strike/Silent fronting an eight-day double fusee movement with rise and fall verge escapement and scroll engraved backplate striking and repeating the hours on a bell.

47cm high handle down

Sold for £3,500


 

WILLIAM TAYLOR, DUMFRIES. A GEORGE III SCOTTISH MAHOGANY VERGE BRACKET CLOCK the case having an inverted bell-top pediment with hinged brass handle and pierced bone gallery above a cross banded glazed door with pierced sound frets enclosing a 7" arched brass dial with gilt rococo spandrels and silvered chapter ring surrounding a matted centre with calendar aperture; the scroll engraved arch with silvered name plaque between two subsidiary dials for regulation and Strike/Silent fronting an eight-day double fusee movement with rise and fall verge escapement and scroll engraved backplate striking and repeating the hours on a bell.

Auction: May Fine Art Catalogue Sale, Sat, 28th May 2022

Viewing

VIEWING DATES & TIMES

To be held at our new saleroom, still situated in Embsay Mills, come to the front as you normally would and we will assist in directing you to the new entrance at the side of the Mill.

Week commencing 16 May
Mon - Fri 10am to 4pm
Sun 22 May 11am-3pm

Week commencing 23 May
Mon - Wed 10am to 4pm
8.30am on sale days

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