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SA554897

Interesting Early Ebenezer Handscomb Pre Woburn Georgian (ii Or III) Oak Cased Grandfather Longcase Clock - 8 Day Movement

Price

£1,895 | $2,523 USD | €2,147 EUR
Item Number: SA554897
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: The Sitting Room

Description

Starting with Ebonezer, the Handscombs were an important Family of Clockmakers in Bedfordshire and Buckinghamshire in the 18th and 19th Century. He moved from Whitechapel to Newport Pagnell circa 1743 which is where this clock comes from. He subsequently moved to Woburn by 1761. Other family Clockmakers include Ebenezer II, III & IV, Isaac (we also have a sweet 30 Hour clock by him) and Edward.
The 8 Day Movement is in Good and Full Working Order. As well as Stiking the number of Hours, it interestingly also does a Single Passing Strike on the Bell on the Half Hour.
Attractive Honey Coloured Oak Case of Good Size - 199cm or 78.3in High, 41.5cm Wide and 24.7cm Deep.
Please contact Robert. Is email or on 07899 058752 to Discuss. Delivery & Set Up Available at Cost.
Internal Ref: 1806Tr315-1476



Declaration

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


Dimensions

Height = 199 cm (78.3")
Width = 41 cm (16.1")
Depth = 24 cm (9.4")


Seller Details

The Sitting Room
c/o WPE
Wrest Park
Silsoe
Bedford
Bedfordshire
MK45 5HS
United Kingdom

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