An impressive Edwardian inlaid mahogany 8 day 4 tune musical longcase clock Anonymous
Lot 228
An impressive Edwardian inlaid mahogany 8 day 4 tune musical longcase clock Anonymous
Sold for £3,875 (US$ 6,506) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
An impressive Edwardian inlaid mahogany 8 day 4 tune musical longcase clock
Anonymous
Having a 13 1/4" break arch brass dial with silvered chapter, Arabic hours and seconds dial, 'Chime-Silent' and 'Westminster, Whittington, Bow Bells and St. Michaels' dial within the arch, pieced fretwork foliate decoration, 'Made in England' at base of dial; the three train movement striking on 11 gongs; hood with swan neck pediment and finial surmount above brass capped reeded columns, arched top long door flanked by brass capped reeded quarter columns, paneled base supported on a shaped plinth. The whole inlaid with floral and scrollwork marquetry. With pendulum, case key and winder 257cm (101 inches) high

Saleroom notices

  • Please note this clock is by J.J. Elliott of London numbered 512 (stsmped on the backplate), and that it chimes on 'Tubuler Bells', not on gongs as stated.
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  1. Christopher Jarrey
    Specialist - Clocks
    Bonhams
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    New House
    Chester, CH3 5TD
    United Kingdom
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