Here we have a nice small antique oak and mahogany cross banded 30 hour longcase / grandfather clock with beautiful shell inlaid in the trunk door and in the base. There are also some very nice inlays above and below the trunk door and above the hood door. It is the original dial to movement and to the case. The dial has lovely gilded and painted corners and a pretty bird to the centre and is signed'Jas Shipley, Derby' who is recorded in'Brain Loomes Watchmakers & Clocksmakers of the World Volume 2' as'SHIPLEY.MAXIMUM dimensions are : 20 1/4 inches / 51.5 cm wide (across hood), 14 1/2 inches / 37 cm wide (across trunk), 19 1/2 inches / 49.5 cm wide (across base) x 82 1/4 inches / 209 cm high. Also 9 1/2 inches / 224 cm deep across hood. 12 inches / 30.5 cm wide x. 12 inches / 30.5 cm high. The case is in generally good condition just odd knock, marks. Shrinkage lines and odd chips to the veneer commensurate with age. Please study photographs carefully as they form part of the description and condition, as what you view is exactly what you will receive. For collection in person, cash on collection. If you are unable to collect you are welcome to arrange a courier. The following couriers can provide a quote.
AJ Transport on 07714 417824. Unless prior arrangements have been made all items to be collected within 14 days.