A good second half of the 19th century English brass quarter chiming skeleton clock Unsigned

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Lot 126
A good second half of the 19th century English brass quarter chiming skeleton clock
Unsigned

Sold for £ 21,600 (US$ 29,684) inc. premium

Fine Clocks

11 Dec 2007, 14:00 GMT

London, New Bond Street

A good second half of the 19th century English brass quarter chiming skeleton clock
Unsigned
The elaborate scroll frame united by seven turned pillars graduated in size, the pierced silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals on shield-shaped cartouches to a substantial triple chain fusee movement with anchor escapement chiming the quarters on a nest of eight bells and striking the hours on a coiled steel gong, on a rectangular marble base raised on bun feet to an oval base 47cm (18.5in)
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