R.J. Horner Mahogany 9 Tube Grandfather Clock Sold for $51,425
R.J. Horner and Elliott Mahogany 9 Tube Grandfather Clock
This R.J. Horner and Elliot 9 tube grandfather clock has a quality 12 in. silvered dial signed “Elliott, London, England” has gilt brass applied hour numbers, sub seconds dial, pierced gilt brass filigree corner spandrels and center, moon phase dial in the arch and fancy pierced hands; sub dials for Chime-Silent, Westminster-Whittington-St. Michael and Strike-Silent switch. Quality brass 8 day weight driven movement is signed “J.J. Elliot, 9051” and “H&H” for Harris & Harrington, has Graham deadbeat escapement, maintaining power, beat adjustment at the top of the crutch, long steel pendulum rod with brass covered bob and solid brass pulleys with brass covered weights; the seat board is numbered “9035”, has 9 silvered tubes. In a carved mahogany case with arched crest, filigree carved with 2 winged griffins, turned side columns and full standing figures of Chronos “Father Time”; the body has large figural maidens busts on the corners with beveled glass on the door and sides, the base has full standing winged griffins on the corners with filigree and a center carved medallion with a scene of a sailing ship, stands on scrolled feet. In good original condition and excellent original finish. Clock is in perfect running condition.106 in. high x 28 in. wide x 17 in. deep.