Samuel Harley Mahogany and Oak Tall Case Clock
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2760M
- Date / Time :
- November 01, 2014 10:00AM
Samuel Harley Mahogany and Oak Tall Case Clock, Shropshire, England, c. 1790, the swan's neck pediment with carved rosettes, floral-decorated glass panels above the glazed hood door, fluted freestanding columns flanking the silvered Roman numeral dial engraved Samuel Harley Salop above the moon's age in the arch, mythological animal engraved spandrels, seconds bit and calendar aperture, serpentine-top full-length waist door flanked by fluted quarter columns above the raised panel base, all resting on ogee bracket feet, brass, eight-day, time and strike movement, pendulum and two cast iron weights, ht. 94 in.
floral decorated glass on hood appears to be a victorian addition, moon's age dial repainted
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