A good late 19th century French gilt brass grande-sonnerie striking carriage clock Boxell, Brighton

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Lot 9
A good late 19th century French gilt brass grande-sonnerie striking carriage clock
Boxell, Brighton

Sold for £ 1,680 (US$ 2,291) inc. premium
A good late 19th century French gilt brass grande-sonnerie striking carriage clock
Boxell, Brighton
The Anglaise-style case with facetted finials to the corners, dentil moulded cornice and fluted columns on a stepped plinth base, the frosted gilt dial with applied polished gilt Roman numerals and signed frosted mask, the movement with large silvered lever platform escapement with cut and compensated balance, striking and repeating the hours and quarters on a pair of blued-steel coiled gongs, the backplate signed for Boxell and concealed by a solid shuttered rear door, set to the underside of the base with a three-position selection lever for "Hours and Quarters/Quarters only/Silent" 20cm (8in) high.
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