18th Century Oak Country Longcase c1770
This working clock is made in hardwood which looks like miniature dark oak. The hood has door pillars with brass capitals. The brass dial is Engraved and Silvered and has a date aperture. It has brass spandrels to each corner. The painted dial has a painted castle to the centre and decoration to the corners copied from the original dial. This is a 30 hour clock and would have been wound daily by the rope and single weight inside the trunk door. There is a brass escutcheon with key and brass hinges to trunk door. The clock sits on bracket feet.