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Description

Lot 1217

Tuesday 11 Jun, 2013 - 10.00am

An early 18th Century walnut longcase clock by James Walker of London, the 12ins brass square dial with wide silvered chapter ring with Roman and Arabic numerals, subsidiary seconds dial and date aperture, turned winding holes and engraved wheat sheaf pattern borders to the eight day five pillar two train movement with inside locking plate striking on a bell, contained in case probably rebuilt and partly reveneered in figured walnut with caddy top and moulded cornice above fretted frieze, plain turned pillars, the shaped trunk door veneered in figured walnut and banded, and with cross-grained mouldings, 91ins high (new plinth and caddy top) Note: James Walker recorded working as apprenticed in London 1733

Estimate £2,000 - 2,500

Plus buyers premium of 24% ยป