John Gale, London.
Geo III mahogany longcase clock, the break arch brass dial with strike/silent dial in the arch, silvered centre signed John Gale London with calendar aperture and seconds dial, silvered chapter ring and rococo spandrels. Blued steel hands.
Eight day bell striking five pillar movement with anchor escapement. The flame figured mahogany case of good colour and patination with glazed side windows to the hood and brass capitals with inset brass to the reeded pillars. The base with a raised panel and double skirting.
- Height 7'3"
- Date circa 1780
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