A mid 18th century oak 30 hour striking longcase clock Gilkes. Shipston.
Lot 245
A mid 18th century oak 30 hour striking longcase clock Gilkes. Shipston.
Sold for £875 (US$ 1,470) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A mid 18th century oak 30 hour striking longcase clock
Gilkes. Shipston.
Having a signed 10" brass dial with silvered chapter and Roman hours, the center with concentric matted rings, applied vase and foliage spandrels; single train movement string the hours on a bell; square hood with moulded cornice and plane columns, long door with moulded edge above a plain base, raised on a rectangular plinth. With pendulum and rectangular weight. 191cm high, 75" high) 191cm (75 inches) high

Footnotes

  • Loomes' 'Watchmakers and Clockmakers of the World lists;
    GILKES. John. Shipston-on-Stour (Oxon) 1740-84
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