English 4-tune Musical Bracket Clock
English 4-tune Musical Bracket Clock

English 4-tune Musical Bracket Clock

This rare English musical bracket clock is signed Markwick, Markham & Perigal of London, makers to International Royalty. The dome top case is crafted of eye-catching red tortoise shell with gilt brass ormolu. The three gear train chain driven fusŽe movement strikes the quarter hours, in addition to playing one of four musical tunes on the hour, on a nest of 10 bells. It also features a pull repeat at will for the hours and music. This piece is intact with its original crown wheel verge escapement. The convex round porcelain dial features Turkish numerals and two subsidiary dials for chime, silent, and tune selection. The dial is surrounded in polychrome champlevŽ enamel, on a striking cobalt blue ground with gilded accents and a delicate floral design.

SKU: EMAR 1000 $125,000 Inquire
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  • English
  • Signed “Markwick Markham & Perigal of London Makers to International Royalty”
  • Circa 1760
  • 13″ L x 10″ W x 22″ H
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