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SA552590

Unusual Georgian Bracket Clock With Skeletonised Movement. Baker, Tamworth.

Price

£5,750 | $7,656 USD | €6,515 EUR
Item Number: SA552590
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Hg Barometers
This antique has been viewed 32 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

Richard Baker, Tamworth. c.1790.
A Georgian mahogany single pad top bracket clock with rare skeletonised movement by Richard Baker of Tamworth. The single pad top case veneered with figured mahogany and outlined with brass quarter beading, brass fish scale sound frets lined with red silk and glazed doors front and rear, standing on brass ball feet.
The unusual 8 day double fusee movement having engraved skeletonised plates, tik-tak escapement, repeat function and strike silent feature.
Richard Baker is noted for making these very individual movements with skeletonised plates, he worked in Tamworth from circa 1780 until he died in 1825.
Height 17" (Handle down) 18.5" (Handle up), Width11.25", Depth 7", Dial 7.5".
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Declaration

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


Dimensions

Height = 43 cm (16.9")
Width = 29 cm (11.4")
Depth = 18 cm (7.1")


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Hg Barometers
Church Street
Ashbourne
Derbyshire
DE6 1AJ
United Kingdom
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