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antique 8 day long case clock by blakeway of albrighton circa 1790

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SA331970

Antique 8 Day Long Case Clock By Blakeway Of Albrighton Circa 1790

Price

£4,250 | $5,659 USD | €4,816 EUR
Item Number: SA331970
Date of manufacture: 1800
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Hedley Wilson

Description

An 8 day clock striking hours on a bell with full repeating work. The 12" breakarch dial is a single sheet with fine engraving and moonphase in the arch. The seconds and calender hands are particularly fine.
The fine oak case has mahogany inlays with reeded hood pillars and canted reeded corners to the trunk.
A pull repeat cord is present on the right side of the case.
The clock measures 88"(2325mm) in maximum height.
This Shropshire clock shows superior workmanship throughout and has a grand presence. The moon dial is particularly vibrant.
Charles Blakeway was born in 1729 and died in 1809.



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1800.


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Hedley Wilson
Gloucestershire
United Kingdom
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