9/16/2021, 16:28:6
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (1 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (2 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (3 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (4 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (5 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (6 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (7 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (8 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (9 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (10 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (11 of 12)
Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (12 of 12)
Story Antique Clocks
Story Antique Clocks is located in Rotherham, UK

Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760

REF: Sellon / LA363493
£7500
€8771
$10371
Description
A fine quality Georgian mahogany longcase clock with a twelve inch break arch moon phase brass and silvered dial signed Wright and Sellon, London. The London case veneered in beautifully figured flame mahogany, of good colour and patina. The pagoda topped hood surmounted by cast brass finials, below brass inlaid fluted columns with brass capitals. The pagoda centre with intricately worked sound fret. The long trunk door with well figured flame veneer, raised panel to the base with double plinth. A twelve inch break arch brass and silvered dial signed to the arch wright and Sellon, London. Having revolving phases of the moon dial to the arch, scalloped and recessed subsidiary seconds dial and ringed calendar dial above VI. The finely matted dial centre with gilded ornate cast spandrels. The fully restored high quality movement is of eight day duration with five knopped pillars, an anchor escapement and strikes the hours on a bell. The movement is fully restored by our horologist who works exclusively for us. Our horologist 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. The original brass cased lead weights and brass bob pendulum with brass strap Finely fretted blued steel hands of serpentine design.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. 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. For more information please visit our website www.storyclocks.co.uk

measurements

Height:
244 cm
Width:
49.5 cm
Depth:
24 cm

declaration

Story Antique Clocks has clarified that the Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 (LA363493) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1760

condition

Excellent original condition with the movement fully restored.

additional info

Origin:
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
1760

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 Wright & Sellon of London, Mahogany Longcase / Grandfather Clock c.1760 is located in Rotherham, UK

Email dealer to buy this item

Please note,
This dealer does not accept instant online payment for this item.
To buy this item please email the dealer using the enquiry form below.

Please enter your phone number removing the first ‘0’.
UK international phone number pattern: +44 xxxx xxx xxx

A selection of items from Story Antique Clocks

Story Antique Clocks has 0 items available.
See more items from Story Antique Clocks