Fri, 7th Jan 2022 14:00

The Fine Clock Sale

 
  Lot 21
 

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JOHN DOWSON, LONDON. A GEORGE II MAHOGANY VERGE BRACKET CLOCK

JOHN DOWSON, LONDON. A GEORGE II MAHOGANY VERGE BRACKET CLOCK the inverted bell top case with glazed door and raised moulded surround, pierced sound frets repeated on the reverse, moulded corners and pierced sound frets to the sides raised on moulded pad feet. The 7" arched brass dial fitted rococo brass spandrels and silvered chapter ring surrounding a matted centre with calendar and mock pendulum apertures and applied silvered name plaque, the arch having subsidiary Strike/Silent dial fronting an eight-day double fusee movement with verge escapement and scroll engraved backplate striking the hours on a bell.

44cm high handle down.

Sold for £3,250


 

JOHN DOWSON, LONDON. A GEORGE II MAHOGANY VERGE BRACKET CLOCK the inverted bell top case with glazed door and raised moulded surround, pierced sound frets repeated on the reverse, moulded corners and pierced sound frets to the sides raised on moulded pad feet. The 7" arched brass dial fitted rococo brass spandrels and silvered chapter ring surrounding a matted centre with calendar and mock pendulum apertures and applied silvered name plaque, the arch having subsidiary Strike/Silent dial fronting an eight-day double fusee movement with verge escapement and scroll engraved backplate striking the hours on a bell.

44cm high handle down.

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

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