AN ENGLISH MAHOGANY LONGCASE CLOCK, EMMANUEL HOPPERTON, LEEDS, CIRCA 1755

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Lot 241

AN ENGLISH MAHOGANY LONGCASE CLOCK, EMMANUEL HOPPERTON, LEEDS, CIRCA 1755

232,5 cm high

R25 000 – R35 000

the 28cm brass dial with a silvered chapter ring with Arabic minutes and Roman hour numerals, inscribed ‘Emmanuel Hopperton, Leeds’, a seconds dial below, spandrels to the corners, four pillar eight-day weight driven movement striking on a bell, the arched hood above a glazed door flanked by columns, the trunk with a shaped door, on a panelled plinth base, on bracket feet, distress 232,5 cm high
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