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176 lots | 8 with images
June 4, 2001
Description: A 1917 MODEL T FORD `DOCTOR'S COUPE' assembled in Canada with right-hand drive and combined oil/electric lamps. A major feature of the 1917 production line was the introduction of the high, pressed-steel radiator shell with well-proportioned engine hood and crowned, curved fenders completing the touch. Original condition throughout: canopy needs restoration. The vehicle was last used in 1986 for the Durban/ Johannesburg centenary run. On blocks ever since. Maker's number C178892 Current registration number TSN 588View additional info »
Description: A FRENCH BOULLE TABLE CLOCK 19TH CENTURY 19cm chased brass dial withenamel cartouche numerals, the gong-striking movement with outside countwheel, contained in an arched case inlaid with cut-brass on a tortoiseshell ground and applied with gilt-brass mounts, surmounted bya seated figure of Boadicea, on four horse supports, the integral shaped plinth base with drapery mounts and bracket feet, pendulum, winder, some damage to cut-brass, areas of re-gilding, 108cm high; with an associated bracket An almost identical clock was sold by us inCape Town, 27 March2001, lot 4View additional info »
Description: A ROSEWOOD GRANDE SONNERIE VIENNA REGULATOR CIRCA 1870 the 16,5cm enamel dial with recessed centre and gilt bezel, the three-train weight-driven movement with maintaining power, gong-striking and deadbeat escapement with wood rod pendulum, the case with shaped cresting, ebonized front corners headed by figures and ogee base, winder, 132cm high Provenance: Mr. Gunter Samson, sold by us, Johannesburg, 25 March, 1986, lot 51View additional info »
Description: A BRASS REPEATING CARRIAGE CLOCK CIRCA 1870 the 5,3cm circular whiteenamel dial with indistinct signature and roman numerals, set within a guilloche gilt surround, platform cylinder escapement, gong-striking movement, contained within a classical case within indented corners and three-quarter reeded pillars with corinthian capitals, 17,5cm high with key and leather travelling caseView additional info »
Description: AN ENGRAVED BRASS REPEATING CARRIAGE CLOCK WITH ALARM CIRCA 1870 the4,7cm white enamel dial indistinctly signed Le Roy & Fils and with roman numerals, set within a guilloche gilt surround with alarm disc below, platform cylinder escapement, gong-striking movement, containedin a rectangular moulded case engraved with scrolling leafage, 14cm highView additional info »