A LATE VICTORIAN OAK LONGCASE CLOCK, CIRCA 1880

Lot №: 48165
Estimate: $1,398 - 2,097
17 July 2002
Sold price
$1,314

Description

A late Victorian oak longcase clock, circa 1880 The case with foliate mouldings to a breakarch hood, rectangular trunk door with stiff leaf carved border, flanked by moulded angles, the plinth with raised concave cut corner panel and wavy apron, 12½in. brass dial with cherub mask and foliate spandrels to a silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring, matted centre with subsidiary seconds ring and signed on a silvered plaque DENT 61 STRAND & 4 ROYAL EXCHANGE LONDON 54591, pierced and blued steel hands, strike/silent ring in the arch, the four pillar movement with anchor escapement and rack strike on gong -- 84¾in. (214.5cm.) high