A bracket clock by James Rigby, London
Lot 380
A 19th century mahogany bracket clock of small size James Rigby, London
£5,000 - 7,000
US$ 8,400 - 12,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 19th century mahogany bracket clock of small size
James Rigby, London
the shallow bell topped case with central handle over canted corners, shaped and circular glazed panels and a moulded base on brass ogee bracket feet, with pierced and engraved quadrant sound frets to the brass lined front and rear doors, the 5.5inch arched brass dial with strike/silent in the arch over scroll spandrels, a Roman and Arabic chapter ring and matted centre with recessed signature plaque and blued steel hands, the twin fusee movement with anchor escapement rack striking on a bell, case associated, 36cms (14ins) high

Footnotes

  • James Rigby worked in Clerkenwell between 1795-1808 and succeeded Leroux in 1808 at Charing Cross until 1830.
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  1. Rachael Osborn-Howard
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 208 963 2815
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