Thu, 4th Nov 2021 10:30

The Clocks, Scientific & Musical Instruments Auction

 
Lot 1111
 

AN INCLINED PLANE CLOCK BY DENT OF LONDON

Sold for £2,200


Condition report
Condition good to fair. Wear and tarnish to the timepiece and to leather plane as per additional images. Timepiece winds and sits atop plane adequately, though we cannot confirm working order.
No limited edition no.

 

INCLINED PLANE CLOCK BY DENT OF LONDON,
for John Chalmers Mitchell, 1973, the brass drum timepiece with silvered Roman numeral chapter ring, the tooled leather covered slope on column supports, inscribed days of the week to the frieze, 71.2cm wide

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