A George III mahogany eight-day longcase clock,
by Jacob Ettry, Rumsey, the arched dial with a silvered plaque over a silvered chapter ring, seconds dial and calendar aperture, supporting a striking movement, the arched hood with stop fluted pillars below brass ball finials,
dial 28cm (11in)
case 230cm high
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Sold for £1,400
No obvious major faults.
Not guaranteed working.
Side grilles to hood later,
Filled with match mahogany panels.
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Auction: The Principal Contents of Alderley House, Tue, 23rd Jul 2019
20 July 2019, 10am - 1pm
21 July 2019, 10am - 1pm
22 July 2019, 9am - 5pm
23 July 2019, from 9am
Removal of Lots
All lots should be removed by 5pm on Friday 2 August 2019. Furniture and carpet lots remaining after this date will be removed to: Perry Removals, Chapel End, Broxted, Essex CM6 2BW. Removal will be at a cost of £20 per lot and storage will be charged at £2 per lot, per day.
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