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Antique 8 Day Scottish Mahogany Longcase Grandfather Clock WILKIE CUPAR FIFE

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Seller: cgfclocks (1,874) 100%, Location: Cheshire, Ships to: Free Local Pickup, Item: 121902496377 Antique Mahogany Longcase Clock by John Wilkie, CUPAR FIFE At Cheshire Grandfather Clocks we hold one of the largest selections of Antique longcase clocks in the UK. PLEASE VIEW OUR EBAY SHOP FOR THE OTHER CLOCKS & ANTIQUES WE HAVE LISTED : IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VIEW THE CLOCK OR HAVE NAY QUESTIONS PLEASE CAL US ON 01829 733028 DESCRIPTION: This is wonderful Scottish mahogany longcase clock. The movement is eight-day on a superbly painted arched dial. It is also of lovely petite proportions. The movement is stunningly clean and is in perfect working order having recently been professionally cleaned and serviced. If we start with the hood, this has swan necks which have lovely turned pateras. The hood is flanked by superb turned columns which terminate in brass capitals and has pretty shaped back splats. Bewteen the swan necks is a lovely turned finial. Moving down to the trunk, there is a wonderful bowed trunk door with superb cushion moulding above nad below the door. The door is flanked by half turned culmns. The base has a pretty inset panel with a neicely moulded edge and is raised nicely shaped feet which are intergral with the base. The eight-day movement with maker’s name of 'JOHN WILKIE, CUPAR FIFE' strikes the hour on a bell and has an arched painted face, subsidiary second dial and date aperture. The four corners are adorned with ladies depicting the four seasons. The arch is also magnificent with a superb country scene of a Lady by a Lock or River with a cottaeg in the background. All the pianteing are created with fabulous colours. There is one 'JOHN WILKIE, CUPAR FIFE' listed in ‘Clockmakers & Watchmakers of Scotland by Donald Whyte’: - 'WILKIE, John. Cupar Fife, about 1830 - 54. Son of ROBERT WILKIE. Watchpaper: (arms of the Clockmakers' Co)/WILKIE/CLOCK & WATCHMAKER/CUPAR FIFE. Plain border. Longcase clock known.' The book also cointains a photograph of a longcase clock by Wilkie if Cupar, the case of which is very similar to this clock. DIMENSIONS: The approximate dimensions are: - 86.75 inches (220.5 cm) high to top of clock - 20 inches (51 cm) across the widest part of the hood - 14.5 inches (36.5 cm) across the trunk - 17.5 inches (44.5 cm) across the widest part of the base. As can be seen from these dimension this is a clock of lovely slim proportions. CONDITION: The clock is in wonderful condition. The movement is stunningly clean and is in perfect working order having recently been professionally cleaned and serviced. This wonderful longcase clock would make a super addition to any home, so happy bidding. If you have time check out my other items! Payment: Please ensure that we receive payment within 2 days of the close of auction. Payment methods listed. For collection in person, cash on collection. Please email any other questions before bidding and only bid if you are serious about buying. Collection / Delivery: Buyer to collect from Tarporley, Cheshire. If you are unable to collect The Courier Group on 07985 320618 / 07772 954753 can provide a courier quote. Please note all courier costs to be paid directly by buyer. Unless prior arrangements have been made all items to be collected within 14 days. If you have any further queries do not hesitate to contact me on 01829 733028. Ref : John Wilkie of CUPAR FIFE Powered by eBay Turbo Lister Condition: Please see photographs and description. The clock is in wonderful condition. The movement is stunningly clean and is in perfect working order having recently been professionally cleaned and serviced., Type: Longcase/ Grandfather Clock, Features: 8-Day, Age: Antique, Pre-1900, Sub-Type: Grandfather, Style/ Origin/ Theme: Victorian, Material: Mahogany, Condition: Used

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