A George III Satinwood, Kingwood & Marquetry Striking Balloon Clock

Circa 1780

Height: 21" Width: 13.5" Depth: 9.5" Height with bracket: 30¾"

Inventory Number 8427-265

Price

$18,000

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Description

The crossbanded case on bracket feet, the circular white-painted Roman dial with subsidiary seconds and calendar dials and pierced steel hands, with a pull repeat and striking the hour on a bell, the movement with an anchor escapement, four knopped pillars, finial, engraved to the back with Prince of Wales feathers; on a modern bracket. Dial surface restored.