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SA635847

John & Miles Brockbank Of London, Longcase, Grandfather, Regulator Clock - Circa 1790

Price

£8,500 | $11,318 USD | €9,631 EUR
Item Number: SA635847
Date of manufacture: Georgian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: FJ & RD Story Antique Clocks
This antique has been viewed 36 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

A fine quality George III eight day domestic regulator longcase clock by John & Miles Brockbank of London c.1790.
John & Miles Brockbank, London. A fine George III flame mahogany domestic regulator longcase clock, the break arch hood with pierced gilt brass sound fret above glazed door flanked by reeded brass capped Corinthian columns. The beautifully figured flame mahogany trunk door with razor edge moulding, flanked by quarter turned reeded colums termininating with brass corinthian capitals. The flame mahogany applied panel to base above a shaped double plinth. The original brass lock and brass hinges to the trunk door.
The finely executed 12" arched silvered and engraved brass dial with Roman and Arabic chapter ring. The dial centre with subsidiary seconds dial and signed for the makers John and Miles Brockbank London. Strike/Silent to the arch.
The substantial shaped plate movement of the highest quality united by five turned and knopped pillars. The eight day weight driven movement with Harrison's maintaining power striking the hours on a bell, the back plate having a rolling pin suspension block supporting a steel rod pendulum with heavy brass bob and calibrated regulation nut
The movement is fully restored by our horologist who works exclusively for us.
Our horologist is a Fellow of the British Horological Institute (FBHI), having 35 years of full time professional engagement in the repair & restoration of clocks, watches, music boxes & barometers. He was the recipient of the 1977 Worshipful Company of Clockmakers Bronze Medal.
The original brass cased weights and spoked pulleys. The large brass faced pendulum with substantial engraved regulation nut.
Fine quality original blued steel hands of elegant diamond design.
All of our clocks have been sympathetically restored and have been expertly vetted for originality and good working order. All clocks purchased from us are guaranteed for twelve months.
Delivery and installation of our longcase clocks is carried out free of charge within the U.K. For overseas customers a fully insured door to door service is provided by our regular couriers, please contact us for a specific quotation. All longcase clocks are securely packed and comprehensive installation and maintenance instructions are included.
For more information please visit our website www.storyclocks.co.uk
Internal Ref: Brockbank



Declaration

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


Dimensions

Height = 228 cm (89.8")
Width = 51 cm (20.1")
Depth = 25 cm (9.8")


Seller Details

FJ & RD Story Antique Clocks
Rotherham
South Yorkshire
United Kingdom
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