Red Lacquer Grand-daughter clock C1890

£9,500

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Description

A simply outstanding red chinoiserie or lacquer work grand daughter clock with three train quarter striking movement.

The fine small arched brass dial with chapter ring and spandrels and fine matted centre. The arch showing a boss with the words Tempus Fugit within. Silvered chapter ring with Roman Numerals and silvered boss to the arch.

The spring driven ‘8 day’ movement of good quality striking the hours and quarters on various gongs.

The rare red decorated cabinet with fine Chinese scenes. The case showing high quality London style case features on a small scale. Pagoda top to the hood.

A real collectors clock and in superb condition. The movement signed by Lenzkirch.