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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK

    NATHANIAL CAVELL, IPSWICH, CIRCA 1780

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    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK
    NATHANIAL CAVELL, IPSWICH, CIRCA 1780
    The pagoda top hood with brass stop-fluted out-set columns, the 12 in. wide brass dial with strike/silent subsidiary to the arch and signed 'Nathl Cavell' to the engraved and silvered centre with date square and subsidiary seconds, the movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on bell; pendulum, weights, case key
    93½ in. (238 cm.) high


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