A rare second quarter of the 18th century ebonised quarter repeating ebonised table clock Robert Henderson, Scarborough
Lot 59
A rare second quarter of the 18th century ebonised quarter repeating ebonised table clock Robert Henderson, Scarborough
Sold for £5,625 (US$ 9,454) inc. premium
Auction Details
A rare second quarter of the 18th century ebonised quarter repeating ebonised table clock Robert Henderson, Scarborough
Lot Details
A rare second quarter of the 18th century ebonised quarter repeating ebonised table clock
Robert Henderson, Scarborough
The caddy top with folding bud handle over an intricately moulded cornice, long arched glazed side apertures to a moulded plinth base on block feet, the 7 inch arched brass dial signed along the top edge below the subsidiary date dial and engraved scrolls, the Roman and Arabic chapter ring with half-quarter marks enclosing the matted centre with ringed winding squares, mock pendulum aperture and blued steel hands, the twin gut fusee movement with six knopped and finned pillars, the verge escapement rack striking on a bell and repeating the quarters on a run of three bells and hammers, the backplate engraved with foliate scrolls and twin cornucopiae, signed in a foliate cartouche 47cms (18.5ins) high.
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  1. Charles Crisford
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
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    United Kingdom
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  2. James Stratton
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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