Seller: cgfclocks (1,875) 100%, Location: Cheshire, Ships to: Free Local Pickup, Item: 121902497570 Antique Mahogany Drop Dial Fusee Wall Clock BUNYAN & GARDNER Market Place MANCHESTER PLEASE VIEW OUR EBAY SHOP FOR OTHER ARTICLES WE HAVE FOR SALE BY CLICKING ON: IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VIEW THIS CLOCK OR HAVE ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE CALL US ON 01829 733028 DESCRIPTION: This is a wonderful oak single fusee wall clock. The movement to this clock is excellent being a fusee movement. The dial is totally original and is signed 'BUNYAN & GARDNER Market Place MANCHESTER', this is faded in places. If we start with the dial this is a white dial marked out with Roman numerals, and has lovely shaped fingers. The bezel is cast brass. There is also a catch mechanism for closing and releasing the dial. The dial is in lovely original condition. The dial is signed 'BUNYAN & GARDNER Market Place MANCHESTER', which is a little faded in places. There is one side door which allows the movement to be viewed when opened. There is also a door in the base of the clock which allows the pendulum to be hung, this is complete with its lock but there is no key. The dial and movement are held in place with wooden pegs. The back box is nice quality. The movement itself is excellent being a single fusee movement. The movement is nice and clean and is in working order and is happily ticking away. The clock comes complete with it's winding key and pendulum as can be seen from the photographs. BUNYAN & GARDNER are listed in 'Greater Manchester Clocks & Clockmakers by Edmund Davies': 'BUNYAN & GARDNER, Salford and Manchester, 1840 - 51 THOMAS BUNYAN and WILLIAM GARDNER at 26 Chapel St, 1840 advertised: 5, Market Palce, adjoining the Fish Market and four doors from the Exchange [Manchester], and 51, Chapel Street, Salford, patent lever watch and clocks manufactured; counting-house clocks of own manufactuer - £4 each - astronomical, watchman's and engine clocks and regulators fitted-up, also turret and factory ditto, with or without illuminated dials'. It also goes on to detail examples of their clocks. DIMENSIONS: The approximate dimensions are: - 19.5 inches (49.5 cm) wide across the case - 14 inches (35.5 cm) in diameter across the dial - 32.25 inches (82 cm) high - 6.75 inches (17 cm)deep AGE: The clock is circa 1850. CONDITION: With regards condition, the clock is in superb condition as can be seen from the photographs, especially as it is over 160 years old, just minor marks commensurate with age. There is fading to the name on the dial, however it is a lovely feature to see the dial in totally original condition. There is a very small repair next to the key hole to the base, and a fine shrinkage line to drop section, again please view photograph. This is a wonderful, fusee wall clock which would grace any wall, so happy bidding. If you have time please 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. Ref: fusee BUNYAN Powered by eBay Turbo Lister Condition: Please see photographs and description.