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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 55

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK

    THE CASE THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY, THE MOVEMENT SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY AND SIGNED JOHN INKPEN, HORSHAM

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK
    THE CASE THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY, THE MOVEMENT SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY AND SIGNED JOHN INKPEN, HORSHAM
    The pagoda top case with later applied decoration to the trunk and door, the 12 in. wide brass dial signed 'John Inkpen/Horsham' and silvered subsidiary calendar ring to the arch, the movement with anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell; movement and dial associated to case, pendulum, two weights, case key
    94½ in. (240 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF THE LATE MRS V M O'NEAL