A George IV mahogany mantel timepiece, Frederick Fatton, No.35, London, circa 1825
3,000 to - 5,000 GBP
A George IV mahogany mantel timepiece, Frederick Fatton, No.35, London
3½-inch enamel dial signed Fatton, Eleve de Breguet, London, No.35, the movement with anchor escapement, chain fusee and circular plates, the rectangular case with moulded top above Tuscan pilasters and stepped base, the whole veneered in well figured wood of rich colour
Dial in good condition. Movement is complete and looks as though it would run but is dirty and would benefit from a clean and service. Case is in generally good un-restored original condition with good patina throughout, old crack to the top and minor old scuffs and marks. With a pendulum (repaired and probably replaced) and a winder.
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