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Barrauds, Cornhill, London. No. 868.


English Regency mahogany chamfer top bracket clock. The round convex painted dial is signed Barrauds Cornhill London and numbered 868 with Roman hour numerals. The hands are gilt brass. The eight day, double chain fusee movement has an anchor escapement and strikes the hours on a bell. The backplate is signed Barrauds Cornhill London and has an engraved border.

The flame figured mahogany case with a chamfer top and ebonised ripple mouldings. Canted corners and framed inset panels around the cast brass bezel with convex glass.

  • Height. 15 ins. (38 cm)
  • Date. Circa 1815.

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