* Antique Rolling Moon Oak & Mahogany Longcase Grandfather Clock CALLCOTT MALPAS

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Seller: cgfclocks (2,159) 100%, Location: Tiverton, Tarporley, Ships to: Free Local Pickup, Item: 124195300642 Antique Oak & Mahogany Rolling Moon Longcase Clock by CALLCOTT MALPAS At Cheshire Grandfather Clocks we hold one of the largest selections of Antique longcase clocks in the UK. ALL OUR CONTACT INFORMATION IS LISTED UNDER 'BUSINESS SELLER INFORMATION' DESCRIPTION: This is a wonderful Rolling Moon Oak and Mahogany long case clock, with an eight-day movement on an arch painted dial. The clock is made by Jno CALLCOTT MALPAS who from a highly renowned family of Cheshire Clokmakers who's clockmaking has spanned two centuries in Cheshire. If we start with the hood, this has swan necks which are finished with lovely decorative brass pateras. The hood door is flanked by pretty turned reeded columns which terminate in brass capitals. To the rear of the hood are straight back slats. The hood door and above the hood door is mahogany veneered. Moving down to the trunk, the door is shaped and cross banded in mahogany and is flanked by quarter reeded columns. The base has canted corners and has a shaped applied panel which is cross banded in mahogany. It is then raised on shaped ogee bracket feet. The eight-day movement with makers name of 'Jno Callcott, Malpas', is rack striking and chimes out the hours on a single bell. It also has an arched painted dial with a Rolling moon which is wonderful and incorporates paintings of the two moons and also lovely painting of a galleon and a church scene. There is a subsidiary second dial and date aperture. The dial is set out with Roman numerals with Arabic numerals above. The four corners are adorned with beautiful delicately painted sprays of flowers, and to the centre are two stunning exotic birds. There is an extensive write up on the Callcott family of Clockmakers entitles TWO CENTURIES OF CLOCKMAKERS and one 'J Callcott, Malpas' listed in ‘Clockmakers of Cheshire by Keith Appleby': - 'CALLCOTT, John, MALPAS. Clockmaker 1826'. DIMENSIONS: The approximate MAXIMUM dimensions are: - 86 inches (218.5 cm) high - 21.75 inches (55.5 cm) across the widest part of the hood - 14.5 inches (36.5 cm) across the trunk - 20.25 inches (50.5 cm) across the widest part of the base As can be seen from these dimension this is a clock of lovely 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 Rolling moon clock by a highly renowned maker and would make a super addition to any home, so happy bidding. 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. If you are unable to collect you are welcome to arrange a courier. The following couriers can provide a quote:· Chris Hodge of GEAR SHIFTERS on 07979 603390.· Mark Woodrow on 07525 761169.· Russell Wisdom on 07584 190581. Please note all courier costs to be paid directly by buyer, we have no affiliation to these couriers, they are independent. Unless prior arrangements have been made all items to be collected within 14 days.Items still uncollected after 28 days will be charged storage at a rate of £5 per day. ALL OUR CONTACT INFORMATION IS LISTED UNDER 'BUSINESS SELLER INFORMATION' Ref: CALLCOTT MALPAS 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., Condition: Used, Sub-Type: Grandfather, Age: Antique, Pre-1900, Material: Oak and Mahogany, Clock Type: Longcase/ Grandfather Clock, Style/ Origin/ Theme: Victorian, Type: Longcase/ Grandfather Clock, Features: 8-Day

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