Lot 187 (Oak, Clocks, Musical Boxes & Cameras, 16th September 2015)
A George III mahogany musical longcase clock, the 14 inch arched brass dial signed 'Jos Slater, Oswestry' to the arch, flanked by subsidiary chime, silent and strike silent subsidiary dials over a silvered ring of Roman and Arabic numerals, centre by a subsidiary seconds dial and date dial, within pierced leaf scrolling leaf moulded spandrels, the six pillar movement striking on a single bell, the musical chime striking twin hammers on twelve graduated bells, from the 11½ cylinder, the hood with enclosed swan-neck pediment over an arched hood door flanked by tapering fluted front corner hood pilasters, over a dentil moulded and blind fret frieze, above an inverted arch mahogany veneered long trunk door, fitted with a pierced moulded key escutcheon between quarter fluted front corner pilasters, on a single panel box base between blind fret canted front corners raised on short ogee moulded bracket feet, 240cm high
Sold for £3,500
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