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James Brock Quarter-chiming Japanned Longcase Clock

Auction:
2946M
Lot:
615
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2946M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 28, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

James Brock Quarter-chiming Japanned Longcase Clock, Axbridge, England, No. 189, arch-topped case with engaged turned columns flanking the composite brass dial with a sunburst in the arch, silvered roman numeral chapter ring engraved James Brock Axbridge, No. 189, floral engraved center, and seconds bit, tombstone shaped waist door, stepped molded base, eight-day time, strike, and quarter-hour chime on eight bells movement, regulated by a paint decorated pendulum bob, and three associated iron weights, ht. 83 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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