Property from a West Coast collection
A George III mahogany tall case clock
Thomas Templer, Portsmouth Common
fourth quarter 18th century
The arched hood surmounted by spire finials over a glazed door opening to a silvered dial inscribed Thos.Templer, Portsmouth Common with Roman and Arabic chapter ring, seconds dial and date aperture with a figure of Chronos at the arch flanked by outset reeded columns, the trunk with an arched door above a plinth base.
height 91in (231cm); width 19in (48cm); depth 9in (23cm)