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Lot 0143
Polychrome painted steel dial with Roman numerals, standing stagg in forest in lunette with scroll work surround, spandrels with roses and scroll work, seconds dial above and calendar below center, original engraved brass hands. Brass weight driven English bell strike movement with original weights & pendulum. Case in mahogany with broken arch topped bonnet with stamped brass rosette terminals with ebony and satinwood string inlay below and Prince of Wales feathered crest in center with inset period mirror above and shelf at top with saw-cut apron, tombstone door with period brass pull, flanked by fluted columns with cast brass capitals and plinths. Waist with Gothic Chippendale style triple arched top overlapping door, bordered with satinwood, with cross banded frame with matching satinwood as door with stepped molding above and below. Base with chamfered corners with lambs tongue terminal at bottom, two bands of satinwood string inlay, front with paired satinwood sting inlay, over fine ogee bracket feet, all in original varnish finish, pine secondary wood, 23 3/4 x 11 x 87" high.

Condition

Seconds & calendar dials faded, else Fine.

Buyer's Premium

  • 23%

English Inlaid Chippendale Tall Case Clock

Estimate $400 - $600Oct 01, 2017