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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 89

    A GEORGE III BRASS-MOUNTED EBONISED STRIKING EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK

    JOHN COOKE, LONDON, CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III BRASS-MOUNTED EBONISED STRIKING EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK
    JOHN COOKE, LONDON, CIRCA 1770
    The 8in. wide brass dial with silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring, signed 'John Cooke/London', the five pillars movement with engraved backplate, later anchor escapement and rack strike/repeat on bell; pendulum, case key
    20in. (51cm.) high, handle down


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