• The Sunday Sale - Property fro auction at Christies

    Sale 5974

    The Sunday Sale - Property from the Academy of Medical Sciences, removed from 41 Portland Place, W1 and The Robert Harling Collection

    13 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 35

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED AND BRASS INLAID EBONISED STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK AND WALL BRACKET

    DESBOIS AND WHEELER, LONDON. CIRCA 1820, THE BRACKET MID-20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED AND BRASS INLAID EBONISED STRIKING BRACKET CLOCK AND WALL BRACKET
    DESBOIS AND WHEELER, LONDON. CIRCA 1820, THE BRACKET MID-20TH CENTURY
    The white enamel dial with blued steel serpent hands, white enamel subsidiary dial for pendulum regulation above, the substantial twin chain fusees movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on bell, the back plate signed 'Debois & Wheeler/Gray Inn Passage; pendulum
    24 in. (61 cm.) high, handle down, over bracket


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    Provenance

    Supplied by Green & Abbott Ltd., Wigmore Street, London 31 December 1950 for £34 10.