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Fine Quality George III Flame Mahogany 8 Day Longcase Clock by Handley & Moore of London (1 of 19)
Story Antique Clocks
South Yorkshire, UK

Story Antique Clocks - Established 1990. Story Antique Clocks are leading specialists in quality antique longcase clocks, bracket clocks, Viennese wall clocks, marine chronometers and antique barometers. All of our clocks have been sympathetically restored and have been expertly vetted for originality and good working order, supplied with a twelve month mechanical guarantee. All of our clock movements are restored by our horologist, who is a Fellow of the British Horological Institute (FBHI), having 35 years of full time professional engagement in the repair & restoration of clocks, watches, music boxes & barometers. He was the recipient of the 1977 Worshipful Company of Clockmakers Bronze Medal. For more information about us please visit our website www.storyclocks.co.uk

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Fine Quality George III Flame Mahogany 8 Day Longcase Clock by Handley & Moore of London

REF: Handley / LA423780
£6,250
€7,217
$7,551
Certified DealerApproved listing56 sales by dealer
Certified DealerApproved listing56 sales by dealer
Description
This is a fine quality George III flame mahogany 8-day longcase clock by Handley & Moore of London, numbered 2551. The high quality “Gentleman’s Library” style case veneered in beautifully figured flame mahogany of excellent colour and patination, constructed on a solid oak carcass. The break arch hood surmounted with the original shaped pediment and cast brass spire finial, below canted stop fluted corners with brass reeding. The convex circular glass bound with a cast brass bezel. The hood sides with circular glass viewing windows. The razor edge moulded long trunk door with choice curled mahogany veneers, flanked by canted corners with brass reeded inlay. The moulded edge panel to the base with London style double plinth. The convex circular white enamelled dial signed Handley & Moore, Clerkenwell, London 2551 to the centre. The fully restored high quality movement of eight-day duration, the shaped plates united by five knopped pillars, anchor escapement and strikes the hours on a single bell. Stamped to the frontplate Handley and Moore, numbered 2551. Brass cased weights and heavy brass bob pendulum with steel strap and knurled rating nut. Finely fretted and cut blued steel hands. The original wooden handle crank winding key. A beautiful quality clock in excellent original condition with the movement expertly restored. Maker: Handley & Moore 1798 - 1824, 39 Clerkenwell Clo. G Handley and John Moore both apprentices to John Thwaites, London. The movement is fully restored by our horologist who is a Fellow of the British Horological Institute (FBHI), having 35 years of full-time professional engagement in the repair & restoration of clocks, watches, music boxes & barometers. He was the recipient of the 1977 Worshipful Company of Clockmakers Bronze Medal. All of our clocks have been sympathetically restored and have been expertly vetted for originality and good working order. All clocks purchased from us are guaranteed for twelve months.

measurements

Height:
219 cm
Width:
46 cm
Depth:
24 cm

declaration

Story Antique Clocks has clarified that the Fine Quality George III Flame Mahogany 8 Day Longcase Clock by Handley & Moore of London (LA423780) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1805

condition

Excellent original condition with the movement fully restored.

delivery

Delivery and installation of our longcase clocks is carried out free of charge within the U.K. For overseas customers a fully insured door to door service is provided by our regular couriers, please contact us for a specific quotation. All longcase clocks are securely packed and comprehensive installation and maintenance instructions are included.

location

This Fine Quality George III Flame Mahogany 8 Day Longcase Clock by Handley & Moore of London is located in Rotherham, United Kingdom

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