Lot 579 - DAVID LESTOURGEON, LONDON A RARE EARLY 18TH CENTURY MONTH DURATION LACQUERED LONGCASE CLOCK the black chinoiserie case with moulded trunk door enclosing an unusual arched brass dial with Strike/Not strike lever and silvered engraved chapter ring surrounding a matted centre with subsidiary seconds dial and calendar aperture above a finely scroll engraved brass plate with female characters and an applied ormolu cast figure of Old Father Time supporting the chapter ring and sitting on a plinth inset with a silvered engraved plaque reading ' TEMPUS RERUM IMPERATOR' with signature fronting a month duration weight driven movement with five finned pillars striking the hours on a bell 220cm high not including finials

Estimate: £3000.00 - £4000.00
Result: £6000.00