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FS16: Two Day Fine Art Sale

Chas Frodsham & Co, A Quarter-Chiming Bracket Clock

Auction Lot FS16/654

Chas Frodsham & Co, a quarter-chiming bracket clock the eight-day duration, triple-fusee movement, chiming the quarters on eight bells and the hour on a gong, signed on the backplate 'Chas Frodsham & Co, Clockmakers to the Queen, 84 Strand, 1658', repeated to the seven-inch square brass dial, with the raised silvered chapter ring having black Roman numerals, with cast brass floral spandrels to the corners and two subsidiary dials for 'slow/fast' regulation and 'chime on eight bells/chime on four bells', with a heavy cast bezel of acanthus leaf design, the walnut case with a stepped mount to the top, canted corners, a serpentine moulding to the base and standing on cast brass lions paw feet, height: 49cm.

Chas Frodsham & Co, A Quarter-Chiming Bracket Clock (FS16/654) offered in our Two Day Fine Sale starting on 31st October 2012 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

Chas Frodsham & Co, a quarter-chiming bracket clock the eight-day duration, triple-fusee movement, chiming the quarters on eight bells and the hour on a gong, signed on the backplate 'Chas Frodsham & Co, Clockmakers to the Queen, 84 Strand, 1658', repeated to the seven-inch square brass dial, with the raised silvered chapter ring having black Roman numerals, with cast brass floral spandrels to the corners and two subsidiary dials for 'slow/fast' regulation and 'chime on eight bells/chime on four bells', with a heavy cast bezel of acanthus leaf design, the walnut case with a stepped mount to the top, canted corners, a serpentine moulding to the base and standing on cast brass lions paw feet, height: 49cm.

Price Realised

£700

Department

Works of Art & Clocks

Fine Art Category

Bracket Clocks

Sale Information

FS16: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Wednesday, 31st October 2012
Thursday, 1st November 2012

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 12:30pm on Thursday, 1st November 2012 as part of the Collectors' Items, Clocks and Works of Art section of the sale.

Contact

For more information about this particular auction lot, please contact:-

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Important Notes

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