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a fine quality flame mahogany london longcase grandfather clock circa 1760
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SA506501

A Fine Quality Flame Mahogany London Longcase / Grandfather Clock, circa 1760.

Price

£7,500 | $9,986 USD | €8,498 EUR
Item Number: SA506501
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: in stock
Seller: FJ & RD Story Antique Clocks (on Sellingantiques since 12 October 2010)

Description

A fine quality Georgian mahogany pagoda longcase clock with a twelve inch break arch brass and silvered dial signed Chas Quenault, London., circa 1760.
The London case veneered in beautifully figured flame mahogany, of good colour and patina. The pagoda topped hood surmounted by cast brass finials, below brass inlaid fluted columns with brass capitals. The pagoda centre with intricately worked sound fret. The long trunk door with well figured flame veneer, raised panel to the base with double plinth.
A twelve inch break arch brass and silvered dial signed Chas Quenault, London, having a subsidiary strike/silent dial to the arch, subsidiary seconds dial and ringed calendar dial above VI. The finely matted dial centre with gilded ornate cast spandrels.
The high quality fully restored movement is of eight day duration with five knopped pillars, anchor escapement and striking the hours on a bell, with strike silent facility.
The original brass cased lead weights and brass  ...show more description

Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Georgian.

Dimensions

Height = 250 cm (99")
Width = 55 cm (22")
Depth = 22 cm (9")

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FJ & RD Story Antique Clocks

Rotherham
South Yorkshire
United Kingdom
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