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    Sale 5352

    Christie's Interiors

    22 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 351

    A German carved oak quarter-chiming bracket clock

    CIRCA 1905

    Price Realised  


    A German carved oak quarter-chiming bracket clock
    Circa 1905
    The case carved to the front with leafy designs, with wooden sound frets to the sides, the gilt-brass dial with silvered chapter ring with retail signature for MORATH BROS LIVERPOOL (rubbed), with bearded mask mount above flanked by subsidiary rings slow/fast and chime/silent, the triple barrel movement with anchor escapement quarter-chiming on four gongs and with hour strike on further gong, stamped on the backplate for Winterhalder & Hofmeier; pendulum

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