6th Apr, 2023 11:00

Fine & Classic

Lot 250


Josiah Stringer, Stockport Longcase Clock

Josiah Stringer, Stockport, early 18th century longcase clock, 8-day movement, striking on single bell, brass arched dial incorporating rolling moon, silvered chapter ring with Roman and Arabic numerals for hours and minutes, secondary minute dial and date aperture with makers plaque 'Josiah Stringer, Stockport', all contained in burr walnut case with mahogany crossbanding, ebony and satinwood stringing throughout, canopy with moulded cornice, glazed door flanked by tapering columns with brass capitals, trunk with arched door, central star marquetry inlay, box base also with star inlay, on bracket feet

Dimensions: 47cm wide, 26cm deep, 223cm high

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Sold for £1,800


Auction: Fine & Classic, 6th Apr, 2023

Our April Fine & Classic auction includes a sensational selection of items and incorporates many outstanding private collections.  These include a strong selection of artworks ranging from 17th century portraiture through to a stunning depiction of "Racing at Brooklands" by Frederick Gordon Crosby.  There is a vast array of silver featured in this sale with several good private collections bringing the selection to over 100 lots for your perusal.  A good offering of British and Oriental ceramics are included together with a marvellous collection of longcase and other clocks.  The furniture selection is again outstanding and thanks to contributions from a fabulous Cheshire estate is sure to prove popular with bidders.  For enquiries regarding this sale please contact us at auctions@wilson55.com.

This is an online only auction with no bidders at the saleroom on the day of the auction.


Monday 3rd 10-4pm

Tuesday 4th 10-4pm  (Evening Viewing 6-8pm)

Wednesday 5th 10-4pm

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