A fine and rare late 19th century quarter chiming table clock of small size Smith & Sons, St John's Square, London
Lot 131
A fine and rare late 19th century quarter chiming table clock of small size
Smith & Sons, St John's Square, London
Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,314) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A fine and rare late 19th century quarter chiming table clock of small size
Smith & Sons, St John's Square, London
The caddy top surmounted by a handle and four finials over brass stop-fluted canted angles and pierced and engraved foliate-scroll sound frets, on a brass-bound base and ogee bracket feet, the five inch shouldered-arched dial with twin subsidiaries for Chime/Silent and Chime on eight bells/Cambridge Chimes over the silvered Roman chapter ring with matted centre and applied signature plaque, the triple fusee movement with anchor escapement striking the hours on a coiled steel gong and chiming the quarters on a run of eight bells 40cms (15.5ins) high.
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