• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 111

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK WITH AUTOMATON

    BY BOLTON, LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK WITH AUTOMATON
    BY BOLTON, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The 8 in. wide painted dial with blacksmith automaton scene to the arch, signed 'BOLTON', blued steel hands, the twin line fusees movement with later anchor escapement and rack strike on bell, automaton connection lacking; pendulum
    20 in. (51 cm.) high, handle down


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