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Auction Description for Stephan Welz & Company (PTY) Limited: Antiques, Collectables
Auction Description:
Antiques, Collectables
Viewing Notes:
22nd November 10am to 5pm. 23rd November 9.30am to 12.30pm. 24th November 10am to 1pm and 2pm to 5pm.
Sale Notes:
www.invaluable.com/stephanwelz-collect

Antiques, Collectables

(214 Lots)

by Stephan Welz & Company (PTY) Limited


214 lots

November 25, 2002

13 Biermann Avenue

Rosebank

Johannesburg, Saxonwold, 2196 South Africa

Phone: +27 (11) 880-3125

Fax: +27 (11) 880-2656

Email: jhb@stephanwelzandco.co.za

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Lot 1: A REPLICA WATER CLOCK 20TH CENTURY 20cm brass chapter ring with roman numerals on a stained oak frame with brass reservoir and base, the base inscribed "John Bryant fecit of ye towne Chester Anno Dom 1672", 75cm high; and a replica vertical sun dial,

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Description: A REPLICA WATER CLOCK 20TH CENTURY 20cm brass chapter ring with roman numerals on a stained oak frame with brass reservoir and base, the base inscribed "John Bryant fecit of ye towne Chester Anno Dom 1672", 75cm high; and a replica vertical sun dial, the shield-shaped dial mounted on a stained oak figure of a robed cleric, inscribed "AD 1649, John Ball of ye towne Warwyck", 88cm high (2)

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Lot 2: A WALNUT 18TH CENTURY DUTCH STRIKING AUTOMATON LONGCASE CLOCK 30cm chapter ring signed Gerrit Tervooren en Soon, Amsterdam, with seconds dial, calendar aperture and day of the week, the surround painted with biblical scenes above a draped proscenium

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Description: A WALNUT 18TH CENTURY DUTCH STRIKING AUTOMATON LONGCASE CLOCK 30cm chapter ring signed Gerrit Tervooren en Soon, Amsterdam, with seconds dial, calendar aperture and day of the week, the surround painted with biblical scenes above a draped proscenium arch enclosing automaton ships and moving waves against a background painted with a naval engagement, a penny-moon disc set into the sky, the richly figured case of good colour with caddy cresting and three giltwood finials, moulded cornice with a carved stylised leaf above fretwork panels, the shaped door with a cast gilt-brass floral lenticle, bombe plinth with claw feet, the plinth inlaid with stringing and foliate motifs, 270cm high overall, restoration ILLUSTRATED

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Lot 3: A BIRDCAGE PENDANT CLOCK FRENCH OR SWISS LATE 18TH CENTURY 25cm enamel dial signed AR set on the underside of a gilt-bronze birdcage with ball and claw feet, painted oval ceramic panels within floral gilt-brass cartouches applied to the sides of the

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Description: A BIRDCAGE PENDANT CLOCK FRENCH OR SWISS LATE 18TH CENTURY 25cm enamel dial signed AR set on the underside of a gilt-bronze birdcage with ball and claw feet, painted oval ceramic panels within floral gilt-brass cartouches applied to the sides of the base with ceramic busts at each corner between two pillars, pierced and engraved sides and top, the automaton birds removed and replaced with two static replicas, 53cm high

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Lot 4: AN OAK LONGCASE CLOCK FRANCIS MOORE ENGLISH LATE 18TH CENTURY 27cm brass dial with calendar aperture and seconds dial, rococo spandrels, signed Francis Moore, bell-striking movement, the case with flat top moulded cornice, plain columns, the trunk

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Description: AN OAK LONGCASE CLOCK FRANCIS MOORE ENGLISH LATE 18TH CENTURY 27cm brass dial with calendar aperture and seconds dial, rococo spandrels, signed Francis Moore, bell-striking movement, the case with flat top moulded cornice, plain columns, the trunk with a long door, the plinth with stepped base on bracket feet, 220cm high ILLUSTRATED ON PAGE 8

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Lot 5: A MONUMENTAL GILT-BRASS MOUNTED EBONISED QUARTER CHIMING AND AUTOMATON TABLE CLOCK ENGLISH CIRCA 1800 25cm silvered dial set on a foliate and trophy engraved gilt surround, the arch with a painted automaton scene with a cut brass and engraved figure

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Description: A MONUMENTAL GILT-BRASS MOUNTED EBONISED QUARTER CHIMING AND AUTOMATON TABLE CLOCK ENGLISH CIRCA 1800 25cm silvered dial set on a foliate and trophy engraved gilt surround, the arch with a painted automaton scene with a cut brass and engraved figure of father time set against a barred window looking out on a rural landscape, three train fusee and chain movement, chiming the quarters with eight hammers on eight bells and a gong for the hour, broken arch case with stepped cresting surmounted by a leafbud finial, leaf-capped gilt- brass carrying handles at the side, the glazed door flanked by fluted corinthian columns, pierced side frets, the front embellished with cut brass inlay, 103cm high ILLUSTRATED

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