A mid 18th century brass-mounted ebony table clock Edward Wickstead, London
Lot 95W
A mid 18th century brass-mounted ebonised table clock Edward Wickstead, London
Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,106) inc. premium

Lot Details
A mid 18th century brass-mounted ebonised table clock
Edward Wickstead, London
The inverted bell topped case surmounted by a handle over a substantial cast brass moulded cornice, brass-lined side apertures and a brass moulded base on ogee bracket feet, the 7 inch arched brass dial with strike/silent subsidiary over the Roman and Arabic chapter ring enclosing the matted centre with shaped recessed signature plaque and date aperture, the movement with five knopped pillars and verge escapement on a knife edge, with rack strike on a bell, the backplate boldly engraved with foliate scrolls and flowers 50cms (18.75ins) high

Footnotes

  • *This clock was recently uncovered in a state of some disrepair and is offered in untouched condition.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that following the sale, this lot will be removed to the Bonhams warehouse and will be available for collection from 9.30am on Friday 14th December 2012.
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  2. Charles Crisford
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