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    Sale 2154

    Important English Furniture, Clocks and Ceramics

    7 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 157

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND WALNUT LONG-CASE CLOCK

    JOHN HARIMAN, WORKINGTON, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND WALNUT LONG-CASE CLOCK
    JOHN HARIMAN, WORKINGTON, CIRCA 1800
    The swan's neck cresting terminating in rosettes, with a brass ball finial over an arched door flanked by columns, the case with columnar pilasters and shaped door above a base with cut-corner panel, on ogee bracket feet, the 12 in. brass dial with mask and foliate spandrels to Roman and Arabic chapter ring with fleur-de-lys half hour markers, the matted center with subsidiary seconds ring and applied with a signature plaque, with rolling moonphase to the arch, the eight day movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on bell; one winder, one pendulum, two weights, one key
    90 in. (228.5 cm.) high, 20 in. (51 cm.) wide, 10½ in. (27 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF
    THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM
    VANCOUVER, CANADA
    (LOTS 131-214)