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Antique Furniture, Clocks, Eastern Carpets & Traditional Paintings - Tuesday 16th April 2019

LEIGH OF NEWTON, GEORGE III EARLY 19TH CENTURY INLAID AND FIGURED MAHOGANY LONGCASE CLOCK WITH 8 DAYS

STRIKING MOVEMENT, arched painted roman dial with two subsidiary dials for seconds and day of the month, revolving moonphase in the numbered arch with terrestrial half-globes, the spandrels painted with female figures allegorical of the seasons, the hood with swan neck pediment, the centre filled in with a plinth, fluted side pilasters with gilt metal corinthian capitals, the waist with fluted quadrant side pilasters, marquetry banding decorating the frieze and having shell lozenge above the shaped top door, on ogee bracket feet, 7'11"" high, circa 1820


LEIGH OF NEWTON, GEORGE III EARLY 19TH CENTURY INLAID AND FIGURED MAHOGANY LONGCASE CLOCK WITH 8 DAYS

STRIKING MOVEMENT, arched painted roman dial with two subsidiary dials for seconds and day of the month, revolving moonphase in the numbered arch with terrestrial half-globes, the spandrels painted with female figures allegorical of the seasons, the hood with swan neck pediment, the centre filled in with a plinth, fluted side pilasters with gilt metal corinthian capitals, the waist with fluted quadrant side pilasters, marquetry banding decorating the frieze and having shell lozenge above the shaped top door, on ogee bracket feet, 7'11"" high, circa 1820

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