John Richardson, Warwick.
English George III ebonised bracket clock. The break arch brass dial has a matted centre with false pendulum aperture and calendar aperture. Silvered round nameplate signed John Richardson Warwick to the arch. Silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals and brass indian head spandrels to the corners. The hands are blued steel.
The eight day movement has five pillars and a single fusee with original knife edge verge escapement. Beautifully engraved backplate signed John Richardson Warwick. The ebonised case has an inverted bell top and brass carrying handle, the sides are glazed. Foliate pierced frets to the front door.
- Height. 17 inches
- Date. Circa 1765
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