• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5977

    Christie's Interiors

    20 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 290

    AN ENGLISH EBONISED STRIKING TABLE CLOCK

    18TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH EBONISED STRIKING TABLE CLOCK
    18TH CENTURY AND LATER
    THE 6IN. WIDE BRASS DIAL WITH SILVERED CHAPTER RING AND LATER DATE SQUARE TO THE LATER MATTED CENTRE, BLUED STEEL HANDS (REPLACED), SPURIOUSLY SIGNED 'ADAMS/36 LOMBARD STREET/LONDON' ON A LATER ROUNDAL TO THE ARCH, THE TWIN GUT FUSEES MOVEMENT WITH ENGRAVED BACK PLATE, LATER ANCHOR ESCAPEMENT, RACK STRIKE ON BELL, FORMERLY WITH ALARM, CASE POSSIBLY ASSOCIATED TO DIAL AND MOVEMENT; PENDULUM, CASE KEY
    16¼IN. (41.5CM.) HIGH


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