Bonhams : A mid to late 19th century quarter chiming skeleton clock William Rogers, Liverpool
A mid to late 19th century quarter chiming skeleton clock William Rogers, Liverpool

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Lot 72
A mid to late 19th century quarter chiming skeleton clock
William Rogers, Liverpool

Sold for £ 16,800 (US$ 21,660) inc. premium

Fine Clocks

17 Jun 2008, 14:00 BST

London, New Bond Street

A mid to late 19th century quarter chiming skeleton clock
William Rogers, Liverpool
Mounted on a marble base the substantial thick Gothic styled frame with trefoil and quatrefoil cut-outs under two arches connected by a single arch that supports the nest of eight-bells, the triple chain fusee movement with half-deadbeat escapement and rack-striking on a large coiled gong and chiming Westminster and Whittington chimes on eight-bells, the 9.5-inch silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals and painted brass hands under subsidiaries for chime/silent and Westminster/Whittington, the clock comes with its glass dome 56cm (22in) high (excluding dome).
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