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Antique Brass Dial Burr / Pollard Oak Longcase Grandfather Clock MOSS FRODSHAM

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Seller: cgfclocks (1,874) 100%, Location: Cheshire, Ships to: Free Local Pickup, Item: 121895413913 Antique Oak & Mahogany Longcase Clock by Thos MOSS, FRODSHAM 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 ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CAL US ON 01829 733028 DESCRIPTION: This is fabulous oak and mahogany cross banded longcase clock. It has an eight-day movement on a brass square dial with a rare feature of a centre date. The clock is in perfect working order having recently been professionally cleaned and serviced. This clock is absolutely perfect for anyone looking for a clock to place straight into their home. If we start with the hood, this has a flat top finished with a lovely swan neck pediment. The top has a nice deep moulding with a pretty carved moulding below. Lovely delicate reeded columns flank the hood door with nice reeded back splays to the rear. The hood door has lovely shaped moulded edge to the inside and mahogany cross banding to the outer edge and a pretty brass knob. Above the door is a lovely painted panel. If we then move down to the trunk this has beautifully shaped full-length door, which has been nicely cross banded in mahogany and has an exquisite burr / pollard oak panel to the centre. The trunk door is then flanked by quarter reeded columns. The door also has a wonderful brass escutcheon. Above the trunk door is lovely cushion moulding. The base has superb reeded canted corners and a lovely shaped applied moulding with a wonderful burr / pollard oak panel to the centre. The base is raised on ogee bracket feet. The eight-day movement with makers name of 'Thos Moss, Frodsham' striking the hour has a square brass dial. It also has a subsidiary second dial and the rare feature of centre date. The four corners are adorned with beautiful maiden head spandrels whilst the centre incorporates beautiful engraved swags. The dial is set out with Roman numerals with Arabic numerals above. There is one 'Thos Moss, Frodsham' listed in ‘Clockmakers of Cheshire by Keith Appleby' : 'MOSS Thomas FRODSHAM Clockmaker 1740 - 84. Widow carried on business. Dial illustrated in Brittens. See Article, Chester Courant 1794'. DIMENSIONS: The approximate dimensions are: - 88.75 inches (225.5 cm) high to top of clock - 24.25 inches (61.5 cm) across the widest part of the hood - 16.25 inches (41 cm) across the trunk - 22.25 inches (56.5 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. There is a possibility of local delivery please contact us on 01829 733028. If you are unable to collect you are welcome to arrange a courier. The Courier Group on 07985 320618 Or Mark Woodrow on 07525 761169 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. 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: Georgian, Material: Oak & Mahogany, Condition: Used

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