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mahogany longcase clock by john harvey of weymouth

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ITEM # 
SA792758

Mahogany Longcase Clock By John Harvey Of Weymouth

Price

£7,850 | $9,558 USD | €9,030 EUR
Item Number: SA792758
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: The Clock Work Shop Dorset Ltd
This antique has been viewed 24 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.

Description

This attractive longcase clock of 8 day duration is weight driven with a 5 pillar striking movement striking the hours to a bell. Featuring a 12” painted break-arch dial featuring a portrait of a lady to the arch with strawberries and raised gilt gesso corners, roman and arabic numerals with seconds subsidary dial and fine original blued steel hands.
A typical high quality London style longcase (Original to the clock) with beautiful choice veneers to the break arch case door, featuring reeded columns to the hood .
Harvey, John. Weymouth. Born. 1758 – Died. 6th November 1829, aged 71.
Civil engineer, responsible for the first plan for a breakwater in the Portland Roads. He ran Harvey’s library in Weymouth, from where he also traded as a clockmaker, watchmaker and jeweller. Self-styled ‘Clock and Watchmaker to the King’, he attended Geroge III on his visits to Weymouth.
He made many fine longcase clocks of the highest quality, two regulators, bracket clocks and watches too.

Serviced and guaranteed for 3 years.
Height: 85? or 216cm
CIRCA. 1785

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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.


Dimensions

Height = 216 cm (85.0")
Width = 0 cm (0.0")
Depth = 0 cm (0.0")


Seller Details

The Clock Work Shop Dorset Ltd
West Yard Barn
West Street
Abbotsbury
Weymouth
Dorset
DT3 4JT
United Kingdom

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