Scottish Drumhead Longcase Clock Scotland c.1850
An attractive mid 19th century mahogany longcase clock, of a typical Scottish drumhead form. The case has a circular hood with a carved cresting and a long glazed door and a bombe shaped base. Visible within the door are the brass weights and wood rod brass pendulum. It has a white and gilt enamel dial, showing a subsidiary date and seconds dial which is signed by the maker A.Paxton of Airdrie, near Glasgow. The 8 day movement strikes the hours on a gong.
Worboys Antiques has clarified that the Scottish Drumhead Longcase Clock Scotland c.1850 (LA75704) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1850
The case and dial are in excellent original condition. The movement has been fully serviced and is guaranteed for 12 months. If you would like a video clip of this clock striking please email us.
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