Markwick Markham Borrell  No. 292  SOLD

A particularly fine Turkish marketTortioseshell and gilt mounted musical table clock playing music from a selection of 6 dances. This important clock with enamel dial set within a fine translucent enamel dial of wonderfull colours. The selected Dance played on 10 bells the hour struck on a further bell mounted to the engraved backplate signed Borrell, London.
The case with gilt bronze frets and mounts of exquisite quality, the top surmounted with a mounted circular case with the choice of 6 dances to select on an enamel dial.
The condition of this fine clock is exceptionaly original and plays the music beautifully and very clear on the original bells.

Circa: 1790

Height: 20 inches, Inc musical dial 26 ins

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