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Lot Number: 1112, 29th March 2011 SOLD FOR: £ 3900

A late 17th/early 18th Century brass lantern clock by Humphrey Marsh of Highworth, Fecit No. 110, the 6.5ins silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals and single hand, the dial centre engraved with leaves and flowers to the brass and iron framed movement with verge escapement and short bob pendulum, contained in case framed with four brass pillars with turned finials and pierced and engraved dolphin pattern frets, on turned feet, 14.25ins high Note : Marsh of Highworth (Wiltshire) recorded as died 1733, business carried on by his widow, Jane. This clock is thought to date to circa 1720.

Guide Price: £2000-3000

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