A late 18th century chinoiserie decorated tavern timepiece  The dial signed for James Tregent, Leicester Square, London
Lot 134
A late 18th century chinoiserie decorated tavern timepiece The dial signed for James Tregent, Leicester Square, London
Sold for £10,625 (US$ 17,840) inc. premium
Lot Details
A late 18th century chinoiserie decorated tavern timepiece
The dial signed for James Tregent, Leicester Square, London
The 14 inch painted Roman and Arabic dial possibly re-signed for James Tregent, with original brass heart-shaped hands within a cast brass bezel, over a long waisted trunk, the door decorated with figures, boats and animals in a landscape, to a chisel foot, the weight driven movement with tapering plates and a five wheel-train 1.24m (4ft 1ins) high.
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  1. James Stratton
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    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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  2. Charles Crisford
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8371
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