Sat, 23rd Oct 2021 10:00

October Fine Art Catalogue Sale

 
Lot 823
 

823

WILLIAM DUTTON, LONDON A FINE AND RARE GEORGE III FIGURED MAHOGANY GRAND SONNERIE STRIKING LONGCASE CLOCK

the solid mahogany finely veneered case having a moulded arch top surmounted by a concave sided crest with brass torchere ball finial above a moulded glazed door flanked by reeded canted corners on a slender trunk with moulded edge break arch door on a panelled box base raised on a double plinth. The 12" arched brass dial with gilt brass double screwed C scroll spandrels and solid applied silvered centre with Roman and Arabic numerals surrounding a subsidiary seconds dial, the arch having a matching calendar dial above a Strike/Not strike lever fronting a massive 6 pillar three train eight-day weight driven movement with deadbeat escapement and Harrison maintaining power striking the quarters on two bells and the hours on a larger bell,;the backplate with roller suspension block supporting a steel rod pendulum with brass bob and regulation nut, comes with original brass cased weights

230cm high to top of finial

Sold for £21,840


 

the solid mahogany finely veneered case having a moulded arch top surmounted by a concave sided crest with brass torchere ball finial above a moulded glazed door flanked by reeded canted corners on a slender trunk with moulded edge break arch door on a panelled box base raised on a double plinth. The 12" arched brass dial with gilt brass double screwed C scroll spandrels and solid applied silvered centre with Roman and Arabic numerals surrounding a subsidiary seconds dial, the arch having a matching calendar dial above a Strike/Not strike lever fronting a massive 6 pillar three train eight-day weight driven movement with deadbeat escapement and Harrison maintaining power striking the quarters on two bells and the hours on a larger bell,;the backplate with roller suspension block supporting a steel rod pendulum with brass bob and regulation nut, comes with original brass cased weights

230cm high to top of finial

Auction: October Fine Art Catalogue Sale, Sat, 23rd Oct 2021

including a fine selection of antiques and art

Viewing

Sun 17th October 11am to 3pm
Mon 18th October 10am to 4pm
Tues 19th October 10am to 4pm
Wed 20th October 10am to 4pm
Thurs 21st October from 8:30am
Fri 22nd October from 8:30am
Sat 23rd October from 8:30am

Viewing is at our saleroom in Embsay

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