Lot 376
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A GEORGE I WALNUT MARQUETRY MONTH-GOING LONGCASE CLOCK, CHARLES CLAY, LONDON, CIRCA 1720

Estimate
8,000 - 12,000 GBP
Sold
15,000 GBP
bidding is closed

Description

12-inch dial with Indian mask and scroll spandrels, matted centre with subsidiary seconds dial, apertures for date and month, signed on a silvered plaque Charles Clay, London, the movement with five knopped pillars, anchor escapement, five wheel trains, striking on a bell, the case with caddy cresting and flambeau finials above foliate frieze frets and brass-capped hood pilasters, the trunk with foliate carved silvered corbels to the upper corners, the rectangular trunk door inset with a lenticle and inlaid with bird and arabesque scrolls, the sides crossbanded and divided into panels, the plinth similarly inlaid
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