Exceptional English 4-glass 2-train Mantel Clock Of Small Size

Price: £4750
Stock No. 1035/2021/QSA

 

An exceptional 4-GLASS ENGLISH 2-TRAIN MANTEL CLOCK of particularly small size (7 inches tall), housed in a beautifully figured coromandel-wood case with a decorative gilt-brass carry handle to the top.

The French 8-day movement with original (early) English platform escapement by (William F) Darling of York has a silvered dial (signed) with roman numerals, delicate scroll-work decoration, and moon hands.

The whole clock is supported on four brass bun feet. A beautiful clock, fully restored – Recommended.

Ref: Brittens “Old Clocks and Watches and their Makers”, p 376: Darling Wm.f. Of York 1829.

Dated: c1830-40

Dimensions: (h) 7 inches (w) 5.5 inches (d) 5 inches  (17.8 x 14 x 12.7cm)