QUALITY ANTIQUES & ARCHITECTURAL AUCTION SATURTDAY JUNE 3rd .....400 LOTS
NEW BUILDING-VIEWING MAY 31st & JUNE 1st
150 lots of Architectural & Garden items 150 lots of Quality Antique Furniture & Clocks 100 lots of Paintings, Prints, Mirrors & Table top items
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They are conducting proceedings. Owner Ben Gamble will be auctioneering.
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Good luck in obtaining items you are bidding on and please note that our main showrooms will be open as usual
Above are four pics of various items all going in next week's Auction. Highlights include....An early Georgian Welsh oakTriddarn, An early Georgian oak hanging press, A fine Georgian mahogany chest on chest, Eight Georgian mahogany dining chairs, A desirable mahogany campaign chest of drawers, a 7ft tall cast iron fountain possibly Coalbrookdale, an impressive 19th century pair of 4ft tall terracotta urns on stands, A pair of 4ft wide terracotta planter troughs on stands plus much much more ...
- Sorry this item is now sold -
A tall slim rare and particularly attractive 18th century brass arched dial striking 8 day longcase clock with rocking Father Time in the arch made by Richard Roe, Haslemere (Circa 1780).
The 12" brass arch dial has cast spandrels enclosing a silvered chapter ring with finely engraved makers details in script, 2 winding holes, a seconds hand and chamfered square date aperture with working silvered date wheel behind. In the arch is a very rare gilded Father Time automaton which rocks backwards and forwards keeping time with the ticking of the clock, enclosed by a silvered chapter ring with the words â€œTempus fugitâ€_x009d_ (Time flies). The boxwood strung arched top hood has a fretted centre panel over arched top boxwood strung door enclosed by a pair of turned and fluted stop-brass pillars with brass capitals and bases over a trunk with similar quarter turned trunk pilasters either side a profusely satinwood inlaid arch top trunk door with brass escutcheon, working lock and key over a square base with moulded inlaid centre panel on shaped Georgian bracket feet.
Please contact us for additional photographs.
Dimensions: Height: 7'9" Width: 1'8"