Lovely looking clock circa 1720 eight day longcase clock which strikes each hour on a bell. The case made of oak with the trunk door having lovely figuring and nice shaped top with locking Door and key The trunk with canted corners finished off in mahogany a nice feature. The hood with nice turned mahogany columns the hood door again finished off in mahogany with swan neck top and brass finial. The clock standing 86.5 inches high plus the finial with a width of 19.25 inches at the widest part. The 5pillar latch movement has recently had a clean and oiled and the case been restored to bring it back to it's former glory and is in good working order and ready to display in the home, and requires no further restoration.
The fantastic 12 inch square dial with silvered chapter ring seconds dial and engraved name plaque with Sam Becket Dover engraved on it nice complete with nice period hands. The calendar doesn't turn the wheel has been removed some years ago Complete with 2 lead weights pendulum and winding crank key. All in all a lovely period Longcase clock which would grace any home. Please study the photos as these form part of the description.
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