Lot 1230: George III black lacquered tall case clock, london, joseph herring, second half 18th century, The brass face engraved "Joseph Herring LPlatinum House
October 11, 2012
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
George III black lacquered tall case clock
london, joseph herring, second half 18th century
The brass face engraved "Joseph Herring London", the steel chapter ring with Roman numerals, seconds dial, urn and scroll cast spandrals, the hood with glazed door flanked by columns, the case and hood black lacquered and gilt painted in the Chinoiserie taste.
H: 90 1/4, W: 20 3/4, D: 10 1/4 in.
Cracking, shrinkage and restorations to laquer.
Movement not guaranteed working.
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