Sat, 23rd Oct 2021 10:00

October Fine Art Catalogue Sale

 
Lot 912
 

912

THOMAS BEST, LONDON A FINE GEORGE III ORMOLU MOUNTED MAHOGANY MUSICAL BRACKET CLOCK

the figured mahogany case surmounted by a bell top pediment and four gilt brass finials above a glazed acanthus leaf gilt brass bezel flanked by caryatid canted corners enclosing a 7.5" arched painted dial with cream Roman centre dial masked by a black and gilt floral surround; the arch with raised tune selector dial fronting a large foliate engraved triple fusee eight-day movement with verge escapement playing one of six tunes on the hour on a nest of 10 bells

61cm high

Sold for £7,800


 

the figured mahogany case surmounted by a bell top pediment and four gilt brass finials above a glazed acanthus leaf gilt brass bezel flanked by caryatid canted corners enclosing a 7.5" arched painted dial with cream Roman centre dial masked by a black and gilt floral surround; the arch with raised tune selector dial fronting a large foliate engraved triple fusee eight-day movement with verge escapement playing one of six tunes on the hour on a nest of 10 bells

61cm high

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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