An early 18th century seaweed marquetry walnut longcase clock Jabez Stock, London
Lot 71W
An early 18th century seaweed marquetry walnut longcase clock
Jabez Stock, London
Sold for £5,000 (US$ 8,404) inc. premium
Auction Details
An early 18th century seaweed marquetry walnut longcase clock Jabez Stock, London
Lot Details
An early 18th century seaweed marquetry walnut longcase clock
Jabez Stock, London
The flat hood over a pierced sound fret supported on gilt metal-mounted Doric columns over a concave throat moulding and long door centred by a brass framed lenticle, on a panel base, decorated all over with interlaced patterns of foliate scrolls inhabited by a pair of angels, a robed figure and a crouching monkey with a pitcher, raising its glass, the base panel with a pair of birds, the 12 inch square brass dial with large mask spandrels enclosing the signed silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring with floating half hour marks and dot half-quarter marks, the matted centre with ringed winding squares and decorated circular date aperture,the movement with anchor escapement and inside countwheel strike on a bell. 2.13m (7ft) high.

Footnotes

  • Jabez Stock is recorded as working in Whitechapel, London, circa 1700 - circa 1740.
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