Superb English burr walnut bracket clock by Elliott.
~~ Excellent condition throughout ~~
This is a superb example of an English burr walnut wall bracket clock by the premier clockmaker elliott
This is was Elliotts top of the range model with full westminster and whittington chimes, with chime silence and nightime silence control
The retail price of this clock was £2600 in 1975
The burr walnut case has a wonderful rich colour and patina and the grain really does shine through, this is complimented by the original bronzed dial with a contrasting silver chapter ring. There are figures to each corner of the dial and a central floral motif .
Each side of the clock has a glass panel to allow you to see the stunning quality movement as it is working
This particular clock was retailed by the clock specialist Dent of London in around 1960 but very much in the Victorian style and design.
The movement is an outstanding piece of engineering and is totally original, it ...show more description is one of the finest clock movements you will ever see.
The movement has just undergone a full overhaul, clean and service by Alan Williams of Plymouth clocks, who is a fellow of the British Horological Institute with over 40 years experience working with high quality clocks so you can be assured that this clock is in tip top condition and will give trouble free service for many years to come.
The clock still has attached its original operating instructions and original key.
It is keeping accurate time to within 1 minute a week.
Overall this is an outstanding clock and probably the best English bracket clock made in the last 100 years
The clock comes with a full 12 month warranty.
Dimensions of clock: Height 13" with the handle up , Width is 9", Depth 5.5", the dial is 6" square.
Delivery for this item to mainland UK is free and includes full setting up instructions and information on how to look after your clock.
iF YOU WOULD LIKE FURTHER INFORMATION OR MORE DETAILED PHOTOGRAPHES ESPECIALLY OF THE MOVEMENT PLEASE TELEPHONE ANDREW AMD LYNN WILSON OF FOWEY RIVER ANTIQUES, CORNWALL ON 01726 813155.
Why not collect in person and have a weekend in Cornwall - we are 2 miles from the historic port of Fowey and 3 miles from world famous Eden Project.
We specialise in high end vintage watches which we professionally restore such as Omega, Longines, Rolex, Jaeger LeCoultre etc and also ladies platinum and diamond cocktail watches. ...show less description
About the Date of Manufacture
This antique was produced in the Victorian period (1837 - 1901). The Victorian era of British history was the period of Queen Victoria's reign from 20 June 1837 until her death, on 22 January 1901. It was a long period of peace, prosperity and national self-confidence for Great Britain. Some scholars date the beginning of the period in terms of sensibilities and political concerns to the passage of the Reform Act 1832.
This item is SOLD and is no longer available to purchase. The seller of the item was Fowey River Antiques.