Lot 1032: ENGLISH TALL-CASE CLOCK By John Elliott. In walnut and walnut veneers. Bonnet with modified dental molding above applied leaf carvin...
November 17, 2012
East Dennis, MA, USALive Auction
ENGLISH TALL-CASE CLOCK 18th Century
By John Elliott. In walnut and walnut veneers. Bonnet with modified dental molding above applied leaf carving and fronted by brass-capped stop-fluted reeded columns. Brass face with circular upper panel engraved with birds and "Tempis Fugit". Brass Roman numeral dial with second sweep and calendar signed "John Elliott". Center of face painted with a shepherd, a hunter and a classical scene. Case with shaped front door, carved quarter columns and molded panel at bottom. Height 84".
Overall good condition with some light loss to the molding at the top left of case. No feet.
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