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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 184

    A GEORGE IV BRASS MOUNTED MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK

    THWAITES AND REED, LONDON, CIRCA 1820

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    A GEORGE IV BRASS MOUNTED MAHOGANY STRIKING EIGHT DAY TABLE CLOCK
    THWAITES AND REED, LONDON, CIRCA 1820
    The case with brass-lined fielded panels, brass fishscale side frets, the 8 in. diameter painted dial signed 'THWAITES & REED/LONDON', the twin gut fusees movement with shouldered plates, anchor escapement and rack strike on bell; pendulum, case key
    20 in. (51 cm.) high


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