An 18th Century ebonised bracket clock N Macpherson Edinburgh
Lot 878
An 18th Century ebonised bracket clock N Macpherson Edinburgh
Sold for £3,290 (US$ 5,529) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Scottish Sale Edinburgh
24 Aug 2006 11:00 BST

Auction 13978
Lot Details
An 18th Century ebonised bracket clock
N Macpherson Edinburgh
The arched brass dial with silvered chapter ring, subsidiary second and strike/silent dials and date aperture enclosed by pierced spandrels with lever escapement, twin fusee movement and engraved back plate within an ebonised case with pagoda top surmounted by a brass carrying handle and cast pineapple shaped finials above arched door stepped plinth base and square feet. 50cm high.

Footnotes

  • Normand Macpherson (fl 1759-1782), apprenticed to Andrew Dickie and had premises at 'the back of the Guard' adjacent to High Street.
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