a small 18th welsh oak brass 8 day longcase clock 'morris thomas caernarfon'

A SMALL 18TH WELSH OAK BRASS 8 DAY LONGCASE CLOCK 'MORRIS THOMAS , CAERNARFON'


Price

£2,100
| $2,927 USD | €2,447 EUR


Item Ref

SLIM MORRIS THOMAS LONG DOOR ARCH DIAL

Description

A LOVELY EARLY EXAMPLE OF THE WELL KNOWN WELSH CLOCKMAKER MORRIS THOMAS , CAERNARFON
(RECORDED WORKING FROM MID 1760S, EMPLOYED TO REGULATE THE TOWN CLOCK, NUMBER OF FINE CLOCKS MADE INCLUDINGTIDAL AND ASTRONOMICAL)
SWAN NECK PEDIMENT ABOVE TURNED OAK PILLARS WITH INSET NAMED ARCH DIAL SILVERED CHAPTER TING WITH CENTRAL FOLIATE ENGRAVING. THE CASE WITH VERY LONG SHAPED ARCH DOOR ,FLANKED QUARTER COLUMNS WITH OGEE MOULDING ABOVE PLAIN BASE STOOD ON BRACKET FEET. THE CASE IS UNUSUALLY INITIALED 'MH 1774'.
THE MOVEMENT SERVICED AND RUNNING WELL IN THE SHOWROOM. GOOD ORIGINAL COLOUR AND PATINATION.
DIMENSIONS:
212CM TALL
46CM WIDE
26CM DEEP
Delivery arranged to all parts worldwide.
Clocks can be delivered including set up upon request.
Goods bought & sold, part exchange considered.
Internal Ref: SLIM MORRIS THOMAS LONG DOOR ARCH DIAL


Dimensions

Height = 212 cm (84")
Width = 46 cm (18")
Depth = 26 cm (10")



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