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FS48: Two Day Fine Art Sale

A Large Ebonised Victorian Chiming Bracket Clock in the 17th Century Style

Auction Lot FS48/858

A large ebonised Victorian chiming bracket clock in the 17th century style the eight-day duration, triple-fusee movement chiming the quarters on eight gongs and the hour on a further gong with the gong blocks stamped M & H, the square brass dial having a raised silvered chapter ring with black stylised hour markings spelling For Ever N Ever, with a matted centre, blued steel hands and with cast-brass winged cherub-head spandrels to the four corners, the ebonised case having a substantial cast filigree ormolu engraved basket-top surmounted by a handle with matching frets to the sides and further cast handles above, with ormolu mounts to the case front, finials to the top four corners and standing on matching scroll bracket feet, height 47cm (handle down) 50cm (handle up).

A Large Ebonised Victorian Chiming Bracket Clock in the 17th Century Style (FS48/858) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 13th October 2020 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A large ebonised Victorian chiming bracket clock in the 17th century style the eight-day duration, triple-fusee movement chiming the quarters on eight gongs and the hour on a further gong with the gong blocks stamped M & H, the square brass dial having a raised silvered chapter ring with black stylised hour markings spelling For Ever N Ever, with a matted centre, blued steel hands and with cast-brass winged cherub-head spandrels to the four corners, the ebonised case having a substantial cast filigree ormolu engraved basket-top surmounted by a handle with matching frets to the sides and further cast handles above, with ormolu mounts to the case front, finials to the top four corners and standing on matching scroll bracket feet, height 47cm (handle down) 50cm (handle up).

Price Realised

£2,600

Department

Works of Art & Clocks

Fine Art Category

Bracket Clocks

Sale Information

FS48: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 13th October 2020
Wednesday, 14th October 2020

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 12:30pm on Wednesday, 14th October 2020 as part of the Works of Art and Clocks section of the sale.

Contact

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

Telephone: +44 (01392) 413100

Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

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