Silver, Glass and Ceramics

December 12, 2012

LOT 240
George II Ebonized Quarter Chiming Bracket Clock, James Chater, London, c.1760
  • George II Ebonized Quarter Chiming Bracket Clock, James Chater, London, c.1760
  • George II Ebonized Quarter Chiming Bracket Clock, James Chater, London, c.1760

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George II Ebonized Quarter Chiming Bracket Clock, James Chater, London, c.1760

the 8 inch brass dial with silvered Roman/Arabic chapter ring, date and mock pendulum apertures and makers crescent flanked by mask spandrels, strike/silent, quarters/no quarters and regulating ring in the break arch with further grotesque spandrels, fronting 7 pillar triple fusée anchor escapement movement striking on bell and chiming on 8 bells with scroll engraved backplate having ho-ho birds below makers name James Chater, LONDON
height 20.5" — 52.1 cm.

Estimate $3,000-$4,000

Realised: $6,000
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?