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Maker: James Tregent

Circa: 1785

Height: 6 foot 10 inches

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A Good George III Small Mahogany Longcase Clock

A Good George III Small Mahogany Longcase Clock

Case: Figured mahogany case with fine mouldings, the breakarch flat-top surmounted by a wasted pedestal and brass finial. The hood door flanked by brass stopped reeded and canted corners, the trunk door with fine flame veneers matching the raised panel to the base, on a double skirted foot.

Dial: 9 and three quarter by 12 inch breakarch flat-top one-piece silvered brass dial with large seconds ring below XII and strike/silent lever above. Pierced and shaped steel hands and signed in the arch James Tregent, London.

Movement: Five baluster pillars, anchor escapement and rack striking on a bell mounted above. 

Duration: 8 days.