James Muirhead, Glasgow. No. 500
Lovely small satinwood library mantel clock. The five glass case with bevelled glass to the sides and top. The three and a half inch square silvered dial with Roman numerals, signed Jas. Muirhead Glasgow and numbered 500. Fine blued steel hands, the eight day chain fusee movement with anchor escapement and stirrup type regulation to the pendulum with holdfast securing bracket.
Date circa. 1830
Height. 8 1/2 inches (21.5 cm)
James Muirhead was Watchmaker to the Queen.
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