A fine early 19th century rosewood and brass inlaid bracket timepiece B Russell of Norwich.
Lot 488
A fine early 19th century rosewood and brass inlaid bracket timepiece B Russell of Norwich.
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium
Lot Details
A fine early 19th century rosewood and brass inlaid bracket timepiece
B Russell of Norwich.
Having a 6 inch arched silvered dial with Roman hours, engraved 'Benjn Russell, Norwich'; the single fusee movement with anchor escapement, shaped back plate and adjustable pendulum; the arch topped architectural case with brass inlay, canted sides, fabric backed brass fish scale arched sound panels with round drop plate handles above to sides, the plinth base raised on brass ball feet. With pendulum, winder and bracket. 39cm (15 1/2") high

Footnotes

  • 'Russell, Benjamin, Norwich (Norfolk) 1812-88. Presumably two men of this name in succession.'
    Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, complete 21st century edition, Brian Loomes.
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