• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 45

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK WITH AUTOMATON DIAL

    THOMAS BILBIE, CULLOMPTON. LAST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY LONGCASE CLOCK WITH AUTOMATON DIAL
    THOMAS BILBIE, CULLOMPTON. LAST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The 12 in. wide brass dial with automaton lumberjacks to the arch signed 'THOMAS BILBIE CULLOMPTON', steel hands, the movement with four ring-turned pillars, anchor escapement and rack strike on bell, later inlays to the case, movement and dial associated to case; pendulum, two weights
    89in. (226cm) high, over finial


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