• The Manolo March Collection Fr auction at Christies

    Sale 7817

    The Manolo March Collection From Son Galcerán, Mallorca

    28 - 29 October 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 638

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND BRASS-MOUNTED QUARTER-CHIMING TABLE CLOCK FOR THE SPANISH MARKET

    BROCKBANKS, LONDON, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND BRASS-MOUNTED QUARTER-CHIMING TABLE CLOCK FOR THE SPANISH MARKET
    Brockbanks, London, Early 19th Century
    DIAL: white painted, with 'Tocar/Silencio' ring in the arch and inner date ring ('DIARIO DEL MES'), signed 'Brockbanks LONDRES', brass hands
    MOVEMENT: eight day with triple line fusees, anchor escapement, quarters on eight bells and hammers, hour strike on further bell, with engraved border and brackets to back plate with repeat signature
    losses to case
    21 in. (53.5 cm.) high; 14 in. (35.5 cm.) wide; 8½ in. (21.5 cm.) deep


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