A good mid 18th century ebonised quarter repeating table clock  Avenell, London
Lot 105W
A good mid 18th century ebonised quarter repeating table clock Avenell, London
Sold for £4,375 (US$ 7,346) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A good mid 18th century ebonised quarter repeating table clock
Avenell, London
Surmounted by a boldly cast handle over a moulded cornice and glazed side apertures to a moulded base and block feet, the 6.75 inch break arched dial signed on a wheatear-engraved plaque to the arch over a strike/silent lever and Roman and Arabic chapter ring with half-quarter marks and inner quarter hour track, the matted centre with mock pendulum and date apertures, the twin wire fusee movement with knife-edge verge escapement rack striking on a bell and repeating the quarters on a run of six bells and hammers, with five knopped and finned pillars, the backplate centred by an engraved basket of flowers within symmetrical floral scrolls 50cms (19.5ins) high.
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  1. James Stratton
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 207 468 8364
    FaxFax: +44 207 468 8370
  2. Charles Crisford
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 7468 8371
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8370