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A Splendid 20th Century Congreve Rolling Ball Clock made for J. Hirst Esquire of Littleborough in 1972 by the eminent maker Thwaites & Reed London and numbered 83 of a limited edition of 100. The hours, minutes and seconds dials set into an apexed architectural pediment crested with anthemion motifs and raised on four Corinthian columns above the rolling-ball mechanism. The stepped plinth on a mahogany base. To be sold with the original book; 'William Congreve and His Clock' by Turner & Devereaux, signed with provenance.

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Sold For: £2000.00

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