Lot 229 , George Windmill of London, 1790. A George III japanned dropdial wall clock, diameter 46cm height 136cm
George Windmill of London, 1790. A George III japanned dropdial wall clock,
the 14 inch brass dial with central scrolls and Roman numerals, case decorated with flowers and figures in a chinoiserie landscape, unsigned anchor escapement movement with pendulum and lead weight,
diameter 46cm height 136cm
Case still retains most of its decoration but this is now a little faded and scuffed with numerous tiny losses and a craquelure effect throughout, glazing to the door is cracked, looks to have the original lock but key not working, hands scuffed, dial oxidised, movement looks complete but not tested.
Sold for £1,600