Georgian long case clock/Sam Cocks Worcester with brass dial case with dentil cornice height 210com
Lot 459
A late 17th/early 18th century oak 8 day longcase clock Sam Cocks. Worcester. c1680-c1690
£800 - 1,200
US$ 1,300 - 2,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A late 17th/early 18th century oak 8 day longcase clock
Sam Cocks. Worcester. c1680-c1690
Having a 12" signed brass dial with Roman hour and Arabic minutes, the matted center with seconds dial and date aperture, mask and scrollwork spandrels; the good four pillar movement striking the hours on a bell; the case with caddy top above a cornice with dentil moulding, the hood with faux pillars, the long door with moulded edge above a plain base raised on a deep plinth. With weights, pendulum, winder and case key. 187cm (73 1/2 inches) high

Footnotes

  • Loomes Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World, 21st Cent Edt. Has this listing;
    Cocks. Samuel. Vigorn (Latin for Worcester, q.v.) Sometimes signed Worcester. Sometime spelled Cox. c.16890c.1690 and perhaps later.
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