A fine early 20th century numbered George III style figured mahogany grandmother clock Dent 41 Pall Mall. London. No.63034
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A fine early 20th century numbered George III style figured mahogany grandmother clock Dent 41 Pall Mall. London. No.63034
Sold for £3,750 (US$ 6,299) inc. premium
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Lot Details
A fine early 20th century numbered George III style figured mahogany grandmother clock
Dent 41 Pall Mall. London. No.63034
Having a signed 8" silvered break arch dial with Roman hours and strike silent in arch; the twin fusee movement striking the hours on a coiled gong; hood with flaming urn finial surmount above swan neck pediment with pierced fretwork panel between, above twin fluted columns, case with shaped top door flanked by fluted quarter columns, base with applied mouldings, raised on squat ogee panel feet. With pendulum and winder. 186cm (73 inches) high

Footnotes

  • Established in 1814, and still making high quality clocks and barometers today, the firm Dent of London is perhaps best recognised as the maker of 'Big Ben', the main clock in the tower of the Houses of Parliament.
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