• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 30

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY EIGHT DAY QUARTER-STRIKING LONGCASE CLOCK

    JOHN THWAITES, LONDON, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY EIGHT DAY QUARTER-STRIKING LONGCASE CLOCK
    JOHN THWAITES, LONDON, CIRCA 1800
    The 13in. wide restored painted dial signed 'JOHN THWAITES LONDON', cut brass hands, the substantial movement with anchor escapement, chiming the quarters on two bells and striking the hours on further bell; pendulum, three brass weights
    98½ in. (250 cm.) high


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