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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 103 A

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK

    JAMES FENTON, LONDON, CIRCA 1770

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    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK
    JAMES FENTON, London, CIRCA 1770
    The case with swan neck pediment and later inlay, the 12in. wide brass dial with silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring, subsidiary seconds and date square, signed 'James Fenton/London' on a silvered plaque to the matted centre, strike/silent to the arch, the five pillars movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on bell; pendulum, two weights, winding key
    94 in. (239 cm.) high


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