A mid-18th century mahogany bracket clock the dial signed Tho Bennet London
Lot 464
A mid-18th century mahogany bracket clock
the dial signed Tho Bennet London
£3,500 - 4,500
US$ 5,900 - 7,600
Auction Details
Lot Details
A mid-18th century mahogany bracket clock
the dial signed Tho Bennet London
the rectangular case with ogee caddy top surmounted by a brass handle, the corners with ball finials, on moulded base and ball feet, the arched brass dial with engraved decoration and applied maskhead spandrels, the arch centred by a steel boss engraved with an equestrian figure, the 7.5" steel dial with Roman numerals and Arabic subsidiary outer minute divisions, the sanded centre with applied signature plaque above a visible pendulum aperture below XII and date aperture above VI, the arch with subsidiary steel seconds and strike/silent dials, the associated brass five pillar twin fusee movement with engraved backplate striking on a bell, with pendulum and winder,
53.5cm high
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  1. Michael Lake
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    Unit 1, Sovereign Park
    London, NW10 7QP
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 8963 2813 x26813
    FaxFax: +44 20 8963 2803
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