Bracket Clock by W Grace London

Bracket Clock by W (William) Grace London, (Circa 1850)

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Item Number 005004

£2,900 GB Pounds

17"(432mm) High x 15" (382mm)Wide With an 8"(203mm) Dial

W Grace London, mahogany bracket clock (Circa 1850).

   A fine figured mahogany, swept top, double fusee Bracket Clock with applied carvings.

   This solid mahogany and veneered case, with a swept shape top has a matching, gadrooned applied carving to the front at the head, with a flower motif to the centre and similar leaf/flower carvings below and to each side of the dial (possibly depicting forget me not flowers), the front corners to the case are stopped chamfered.

   On the sides of the case are a shamrock pattern polished brass panel sound frets.

   The cream 8"(203mm) painted Dial, has roman numerals and minute marks with original moon hands, the name is inscribed above centre, W Grace and London below, all of which is behind a glass door contained within a polished brass bezel which locks at the side.

    The movement consists of a square plate, four pillar, twin fusee with adjustable brass pendulum and pull repeat facility to the right, striking the hour on a bell which is accessed at the rear, via a glazed door.

   All the above is seated on a rectangular wooden plinth with similar square pad feet to the corners.

The above Bracket Clock has been fully restored and carries a 12-month guarantee.
  • 8"(203mm) painted Dial

Gallery

  • W Grace London, Flame Mahogany Veneer Top (Circa 1850)
    W Grace London, Flame Mahogany Veneer Top (Circa 1850)
     
  • W Grace London, Side Fret & Gadroon Carving.
    W Grace London, Side Fret & Gadroon Carving.
     
  • W Grace London, Bracket Clock Movement.
    W Grace London, Bracket Clock Movement.
     
  • W Grace London, Full Size Dial & Moon Hands
    W Grace London, Full Size Dial & Moon Hands
     
  • W Grace London, Name on Dial
    W Grace London, Name on Dial
     
  • W Grace London, Carvings Below Dial.
    W Grace London, Carvings Below Dial.
     
  • W Grace London, Mahogany Bracket Clock, Angled View (Circa 1850).
    W Grace London, Mahogany Bracket Clock, Angled View (Circa 1850).
     
  • W Grace London, Mahogany Bracket Clock, (Circa 1850)
    W Grace London, Mahogany Bracket Clock, (Circa 1850)
     

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