• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 116

    A BRASS-BOUND MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK

    JAMES RIGBY, LONDON, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A BRASS-BOUND MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK
    JAMES RIGBY, LONDON, CIRCA 1800
    The 7in. diameter painted dial signed 'Rigby/CHARRING CROSS', blued steel hands, the twin line fusees movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on bell, the back plate with engraved border and repeat signature; pendulum
    15 in. (38 cm.) high, handle down


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    James Rigby is recorded to have been working in Clerkenwell 1795-1808. He succeeded Leroux at Charing Cross 1808-1830.

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