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Maker: Benjamin Gray & Justin Vulliamy

Circa: 1750

Height: 7 foot 6 inches

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A Fine George II Figured Walnut Longcase Clock

A Fine George II Figured Walnut Longcase Clock

Case: Walnut veneered case with frets below the caddy, flanked by two finials. The hood door with fixed doric columns, long rectangular trunk door with figured veneers in two sections to match the base. Typical early base moulding standing, on a double skirting.

Dial: 12 inch square dial with finely matted centre, large seconds ring below XII, signed on a shaped plaque, Benj. Gray & Just. Vulliamy, London, dtae square above VI. Rococo spandrels, strike/silent lever by IX and well pierced and shaped hands.

Movement: Fine movement with extended front plate, anchor escapement and rack striking. Original forged iron pendulum rod , large lenticular bob and engraved rating nut.

Duration: 8 days.