* Antique Somerset 8 DAY Inlaid Oak Grandfather Longcase Clock SULLEY of STOWEY

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Seller: cgfclocks (2,159) 100%, Location: Tiverton, Tarporley, Ships to: Free Local Pickup, Item: 124195289622 Antique Inlaid Oak Longcase Clock by J. Sully, Stowey 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 ALL OUR CONTACT INFORMATION IS LISTED UNDER 'BUSINESS SELLER INFORMATION' DESCRIPTION: This is a lovely 8-Day inlaid oak longcase clock which is in superb condition and is exceptionally detailed. The clock is in perfect working order. 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 swan necks with arched molded cornice and lovely turned pateras. Pretty turned columns which terminate in brass capitals flank the hood door. Then to the rear there are lovely shaped back splats. Above the door is beautifully inlaid with with fine rope inlay. The hood door has a pretty little brass knob. If we then move down to the trunk it has a lovely full length door which is inlaid with fine rope stringing and to the centeris a lovely shell inlay framed in further stringing inlays. The door is also complete with it's lock and key which is fully working. The door is then flanked by canted corned which have been superbly reeded and nicely detailed to the top and base. Finally the base has a circle of rope inlay and is raised on shaped bracket feet. The dial with makers name of 'J.Sulley, Stowey', has the four corners adorned with stunning painted floral and geometric pattern incorporate some wonderful greens and orange to create a stunning effect. The arch incorporates an some lovely gilded conch shells which again look beautiful. The dial is set out with Roman Numerals with small Arabic Numerals above. There are subsidiary second and date aperture. The dial also has the most wonderful fretted fingers. The movement is eight day duration and is rack striking on a single bell. The movement is lovely and clean and in perfect working order. There are two Edward King's of Warwick listed in 'Clockmakers & Watchmakers of Central England by Joseph Mc Kenna' who were father and son: - 'King, Edward I Swan Lane, Warwick 1794-1800 Watchmaker Market Place, Warwick 1807-27 Born 1776. Two longcase clocks by him in Warwick Museum, as well as a silver verge watch, hall-marked in Birmingham in 1813. Ballie lists him as a watchmaker in 1795. He died in April 1827. - 'King, Edward II Warwick 1797 Watchmaker. Son of Edward King I, to whom apprenticed in 1797'. DIMENSIONS: The approximate dimensions are: - 80.5 inches / 204.5 cm high - 18.25 inches / 46.5 cm across the widest part of the hood - 13.5 inches / 34.5 cm across the trunk - 17.75 inches / 45 cn 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 nice condition. The movement is lovely and clean and in perfect working order. This wonderful clock 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: SULLEY of STOWEY Condition: Please see photographs and description. The clock is in nice condition. The movement is lovely and clean and in perfect working order., Sub-Type: Grandfather, Age: Antique, Pre-1900, Material: Oak, Clock Type: Longcase/ Grandfather Clock, Style/ Origin/ Theme: Georgian, Type: Longcase/ Grandfather Clock, Features: 8-Day

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