A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrineSigned on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century

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Lot 161
A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrine
Signed on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century

Sold for US$ 37,575 inc. premium

The Art of Time

16 Oct 2019, 13:00 EDT

New York

A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrine
Signed on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères
Date: mid 19th century
Movement: With substantial scroll plates joined by six screwed pillars, triple chain fusees, deadbeat escapement, chamfered brass rod pendulum, chiming the quarters on eight bells, striking the hour on a gong, playing one of several tunes on the hour or at will by means of a pinned cylinder and comb with change and repeat levers in the base
Dial: Silvered roman chapter ring skeletonized with quatrefoil piercing enclosing six-pointed star in the center, blued pierced hands
Case: The paneled base on carved bun feet supporting the tapered vitrine glazed on four sides within gilt brass fillets flanked by carved fruit swags at the corners, below the pagoda top with central carved basket of fruit finial and plume finials to the corners
Size: 43 in (110cm) high
Accompaniments: Winding crank for the musical movement
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A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrineSigned on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century
A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrineSigned on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century
A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrineSigned on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century
A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrineSigned on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century
A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrineSigned on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century
A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrineSigned on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century
A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrineSigned on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century
A very fine exhibition quality large triple fusee quarter chiming musical skeleton clock in carved walnut vitrineSigned on the dial, J. F. Cole, London and on the frame, J. R. Losada, 105 Regent Street, London; the musical movement signed, Nicole Frères mid 19th century
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