A mid 18th century mahogany-cased 8-day long-case clock by Robert Jones of Chester, sold with two weights, pendulum, key and winder

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Lot 502
A mid 18th century mahogany-cased 8-day long-case clock by Robert Jones of Chester,
sold with two weights, pendulum, key and winder

Sold for £ 3,055 (US$ 3,806) inc. premium
A mid 18th century mahogany-cased 8-day long-case clock by Robert Jones of Chester,
The 12-inch arched brass dial with silvered chapter ring engraved "Robert Jones Chester" in cursive script, having Roman hours and Arabic minutes, the inner circumference with single-hand divisions, framing a matted centre with silvered subsidiary seconds dial and terrestrial calendar with foliate scroll-engraved surround, the arch with silvered lunar calendar framing engraved penny moon and foliate scroll-engraved surround, flanked by cast sea serpents and scrollwork, the spandrels cast with masks amidst foliage, the case with broken arch pediment and textured hexagonal cellular frieze over an arched door between fluted turned columns, the flat-topped ogee-arched trunk door (refinished) centred by an inlaid quatrefoil, on a plain base with plinth, 228cm high (sold with two weights, pendulum, key and winder)
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