Lot 38
  • 38

An English mahogany musical longcase clock, Daye Barker London circa 1780

Estimate
4,000 - 6,000 EUR
Sold
6,875 EUR
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Description

  • 254cm. high including finial
32.5-cm foliate engraved silvered dial with Roman numerals signed Daye Barker London, pierced hands and date aperture, subsidiries for seconds, strike/silent, chime (play)/ silent and tune selection in the arch, three train anchor movement with rack full half hour striking on two alternating bells, 21-cm cylinder musical mechnism playing one of twelve airs with 23 hammers on 12 bells, associated to the mahogany case with swan neck cresting over glass panels surmounted by three brass finials, parcel gilt fluted corner columns to the hood, similar quarter columns to the trunk with short shaped door, moulded base with brickwork corners raised on bracket feet  
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