20th March 2021 9:30 GMT/BST

Spring Sale (Day Two)

 
  Lot 418
 

418

~ A George III Mahogany Striking Table Clock, signed John Meek, London, circa 1790, inverted...

~ A George III Mahogany Striking Table Clock, signed John Meek, London, circa 1790, inverted bell top pediment with carrying handle, acorn finials, pierced side panels, front door with gilt metal cast mask mounts to the canted corners, bracket feet, one piece arch silvered brass dial, inner date ring with corresponding date hand, arch with strike/silent selection, twin fusee movement with verge escapement and rack striking on a bell, movement backplate elaborately engraved with scroll and floral decoration, movement secured in by brackets, bob pendulum, 55cm high see illustrations

Sold for £2,200
Estimated at £1,500 - £2,000


 

09.02.21 Case with minor scratches and dents in parts, later side pierced frets with damages, front door top left hand corner with one piece of veneer missing and the gilt metal pierced mount is loose to the same corner, dial is discoloured, movement needs cleaning, in going order. No signs of a marriage. Later seatboard. In my opinion the dial and movements are original to the case. Height of the case without handle is 50cm.

Auction: Spring Sale (Day Two), 20th March 2021

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