A George III mahogany bracket clock  George Morris (1813-21) London
Lot 462
A George III mahogany bracket clock George Morris (1813-21) London
Sold for £2,125 (US$ 3,638) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Chester Sale Chester
6 Dec 2012 11:00 GMT

Auction 20172
Lot Details
A George III mahogany bracket clock
George Morris (1813-21) London
having an 6 3/4" break arched dial, the silvered chapter ring with Roman hours and Arabic minutes framing a matted centre with date aperture and inset axe head cartouche' inscribed 'Geo. Morris, London', within cast spandrels beneath a subsidiary Strike/Silent dial, the wire-driven double-fusee movement, striking on a bell; the case having a bell top with brass carrying handle, arched metal pierced fretwork side panels, arched bezel and block feet. Sold with related bracket & pendulum 52cm (20.5") High including handle

Footnotes

  • George Morris (1813-21) is listed in Brittens Old Clocks and Watches as working at 119 & 120 Minories, London.
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