• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 9

    A GEORGE I EBONISED STRIKING LONGCASE CLOCK

    CLARK PRESTON, LONDON. CIRCA 1720

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE I EBONISED STRIKING LONGCASE CLOCK
    CLARK PRESTON, LONDON. CIRCA 1720
    The 12in. wide brass dial with cherub and crown spandrels to engraved and silver chapter ring signed 'Clark Preston London', blued steel hands (replaced), the movement with four ring-turned pillars, anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell (replaced), case with restorations; pendulum, two weights, winding key
    102in. (260cm.) high, over finial


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