Longcase Clock

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A Somerset longcase clock. A pale mahogany case with marquetry inlays. An arched hood pediment surmounted by cresting and brass finials. Barley twist hood columns. A circular painted dial with decorative brass hands of Prince of Wales design. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the hours on a bell. James Hancock of Yeovil was working at Middle Street from 1822-1853, as listed in AJ Moores' 'The Clockmakers of Somerset' book. A clock by the maker is illustrated in the book. Height 7ft 2 "/ 218 cms

Item Details

Reference #:
lc6
Quantity
1
Category
Furniture & Furnishings
Department
Antiques
Year
1840
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x 86.00 x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Fully Overhauled
Material