English Longcase Clock

English Longcase Clock

Price: Price on request

Offered by Kollenburg Antiquairs BV




Eight day going train with ‘anchor’ escapement. Rack striking train chimes full on the hour. Striking train can be turned of. Date indication, separate dial for seconds. Three bleud steel hands. Gilt bronze dial, with a gilt ring with numerals, gilt date disk and gilt signature plate.
Case on a profiled plinth. The door in the center part is decorated with a profiled edge. The top is decorated with pilars.
William Webster (?-1734 London) was an apprentice of Thomas Tompion and later worked with him.
The clock is signed on the dial; Wm Webster Exchange Alley, LONDON.

Period
ca. 1725
Material
oak carcas veneered with burr walnut
Signature
William Webster Exchange Alley Londen
Reference
100-59
Sizes
236 x 25 x 49 cm

Offered by

Kollenburg Antiquairs BV

Postbus 171
5688 ZK Oirschot
The Netherlands

+31 499578037
+31 655822218
http://www.kollenburgantiquairs.com/

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