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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 657

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK

    GEORGE SUGGATE, HALESWORTH. CIRCA 1790

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK
    GEORGE SUGGATE, HALESWORTH. CIRCA 1790
    The hood with out-set brass stop-fluted pillars, the 12 in. wide painted dial with subsidiary seconds and date chapter to the centre signed 'Geo. Suggate, HALESWORTH' and rolling moon to the arch, the movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on bell, case possibly associated to movement and dial; pendulum, two weights, case key
    89½ in. (227 cm.) high


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