A George III feather banded and and strung figured walnut longcase clock the dial signed and numbered Moses Fontaine & Dan Torin, London and numbered J29J'
Lot 112W
A George III feather banded and and strung figured walnut longcase clock the dial signed and numbered Moses Fontaine & Dan Torin, London and numbered J29J'
£3,000 - 4,000
US$ 5,000 - 6,700
Auction Details
Lot Details
A George III feather banded and and strung figured walnut longcase clock
the dial signed and numbered Moses Fontaine & Dan Torin, London and numbered J29J'
the arched hood below a rectangular cornice with applied foliate and floriate trellis pierced panels,the glazed door flanked by a pair of plain columns, the trunk with arched moulded door on corresponding moulded plinth base, the brass dial with signed silver strike / silent subsidiary dial to the arch, the 11" silvered Roman chapter ring with outer 5 minute divisions with sanded centre and subsidiary seconds below 12 and date aperture above 6, the brass four pillar movement with anchor escapement striking on a bell, with pendulum, key and two weights, 236cm high approximately
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  1. Michael Lake
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
    Bonhams
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    Unit 1, Sovereign Park
    London, NW10 7QP
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 8963 2813 x26813
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