A good mid 18th century red japanned alarm table clock  James Smith, London
Lot 11
A good mid 18th century red japanned alarm table clock
James Smith, London
Sold for £ 3,125 (US$ 4,189) inc. premium

Fine Clocks

13 Dec 2017, 14:00 GMT

London, New Bond Street

Lot Details
A good mid 18th century red japanned alarm table clock
James Smith, London
The bell top with handle and four cone finials over circular and shaped glazed side panels on a moulded plinth base, decorated all over with gilt Chinoiserie figures, flowers and lattice work within gilt line borders, the 6.75 inch arched brass dial with strike/silent subsidiary over the silvered Roman and Arabic dial enclosing the matted centre with shaped chamfered signature plaque and date aperture, the alarm-setting disc mounted to the centre, the twin gut fusee movement with five knopped pillars, rack strike and verge escapement, the backplate engraved with a pagoda within foliate scrolls and a single line border 51cms (20ins) high.
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