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English London Twin Fusee Verge 8Day Bell Top Striking Bracket Clock Biddle 1750 Strike Silent Engraved Back Plate - Henry Biddle London

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Seller: Top-Rated Seller sellingtimeuk (903) 99.7%, Location: Gloucestershire, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 112951196474 Welcome To Our Store, Click To View My Other Items For Sale Today I am happy to offer for sale this outstanding mid 18th century antique English ebonised inverted bell top case with original carry handle. The clock has original twin fusee knife edge with early verge pallets escapement with engraved backplate movement and fixed bob. The design is impressive with its stepped up base with fine corner bracket feet to each corner made of wood. The fully glazed case with glazing to the front back and sides. The front of the clock has a key locked front door with bevelled edge ebonised piping with the arched bezel. The arched glass door is flanked by intricately carved c scrolling detail with red silk backing. The top of the case is the very sought after bell top design again with ormolu piping, and original ormolu carry handle with 4 turned ormolu finials. The back door to access the movement mirrors the front door allowing you to see the wonderfully engraved movement. I am sure you will agree on a beautiful early bracket clock in great condition for age, I have sympathetically serviced the movement and it is in excellent condition for its age. English born and trained horologist Henry Biddle of London was a well-respected clockmaker whom only made a few very fine bracket clocks, he is listed working in London between 1760 & 1770 The arched brass and silvered dial with black Roman and Arabic numerals and black intricately carved solid steel hands. The arched part of the dial subsidiary dial with a silent/strike selection lever. To the centre are two winding holes and inset date aperture, with floral carved s and c scrolling corner spandrels and curved boss spandrels flanking the strike subsidiary. To the centre is the maker's name plaque behind the swinging mock pendulum smile aperture again lovely feature. Superb quality 8-day English twin fusee bell striking movement with its original sought after verge escapement dating to around circa 1765. The five pillar twin fusee movement has fine scrolling fluorite engraved decoration with its original gilt. The movement has pendulum locking hook and sits in its original ebony internal bracket. To the edge you have the herringbone border, the movement is also signed to the centre Henry Biddle London This fine clock has come from my private collection n you will be very hard-pressed to match its quality Get Up To Date Information, Click To Add Me To Your Favorite Sellers Key item facts Original antique item Antique clock An 8-day duration Bell striking movement Original verge escapement Silent/strike selection lever London inverted bell top clock Roman & Arabic numerals silver & brass dial Great general condition In good working order Item measures 53cm high x 30cm wide x 17cm deep Collection is welcomed! Please arrange in advance Condition Report This item is in great condition for its age, please view many photos we have provided for complete condition report. Please be happy with the condition before bidding, we offer 3 months warranty on the mechanics of our clock items - the movement is in working order all the wheels are in good order with no repairs also benefits from its original gilt to the plates, original pendulum. The case again is very good for its age. Take A Quick Look At Our Shop, Click To Visit My eBay Store You can contact us direct please see company info on eBay we would love to hear from you. Welcome to selling time - your one stop clock shop! FeedBack Mailing list Add to Favorites 3 Month Warranty Money Back Guarantee Toggle navigation Menu Clocks Timepieces Watches Parts & Books Tools shipping returns payments contact us PRODUCT DESCRIPTION English London Twin Fusee Verge 8Day Bell Top Striking Bracket Clock Biddle 1750 Welcome To Our Store, Click To View My Other Items For Sale Today I am happy to offer for sale this outstanding mid 18th century antique English ebonised inverted bell top case with original carry handle. The clock has original twin fusee knife edge with early verge pallets escapement with engraved backplate movement and fixed bob. The design is impressive with its stepped up base with fine corner bracket feet to each corner made of wood. The fully glazed case with glazing to the front back and sides. The front of the clock has a key locked front door with bevelled edge ebonised piping with the arched bezel. The arched glass door is flanked by intricately carved c scrolling detail with red silk backing. The top of the case is the very sought after bell top design again with ormolu piping, and original ormolu carry handle with 4 turned ormolu finials. The back door to access the movement mirrors the front door allowing you to see the wonderfully engraved movement. I am sure you will agree on a beautiful early bracket clock in great condition for age, I have sympathetically serviced the movement and it is in excellent condition for its age. English born and trained horologist Henry Biddle of London was a well-respected clockmaker whom only made a few very fine bracket clocks, he is listed working in London between 1760 & 1770 The arched brass and silvered dial with black Roman and Arabic numerals and black intricately carved solid steel hands. The arched part of the dial subsidiary dial with a silent/strike selection lever. To the centre are two winding holes and inset date aperture, with floral carved s and c scrolling corner spandrels and curved boss spandrels flanking the strike subsidiary. To the centre is the maker's name plaque behind the swinging mock pendulum smile aperture again lovely feature. Superb quality 8-day English twin fusee bell striking movement with its original sought after verge escapement dating to around circa 1765. The five pillar twin fusee movement has fine scrolling fluorite engraved decoration with its original gilt. The movement has pendulum locking hook and sits in its original ebony internal bracket. To the edge you have the herringbone border, the movement is also signed to the centre Henry Biddle London This fine clock has come from my private collection n you will be very hard-pressed to match its quality Get Up To Date Information, Click To Add Me To Your Favorite Sellers Key item facts Original antique item Antique clock An 8-day duration Bell striking movement Original verge escapement Silent/strike selection lever London inverted bell top clock Roman & Arabic numerals silver & brass dial Great general condition In good working order Item measures 53cm high x 30cm wide x 17cm deep Collection is welcomed! Please arrange in advance Condition Report This item is in great condition for its age, please view many photos we have provided for complete condition report. Please be happy with the condition before bidding, we offer 3 months warranty on the mechanics of our clock items - the movement is in working order all the wheels are in good order with no repairs also benefits from its original gilt to the plates, original pendulum. The case again is very good for its age. Take A Quick Look At Our Shop, Click To Visit My eBay Store You can contact us direct please see company info on eBay we would love to hear from you. About us We pride ourselves on our after-sales, if your item is a clock we will send you clock setting up instructions this email will also included a setting up video. All clocks require setting up after shipping which can mostly be done by the customer but sometimes expert help is required which we are happy to provide. Shipping Selling Time leading experts in shipping antique items, we use top grade packing materials and we aim to send your item out the same or next business day. International buyers, we use premium trackable service 2 - 5 working days with the USA & Canada being next day service which is amazing. As extra security we purchase £1000 worth of insurance for every item sold on eBay which is included in the shipping price. Also please note eBay charge 12% fees on selling price and on the shipping price. Payment We take all primary payment options, card, online, cash on collection or direct bank transfer. Please pay as soon as possible we are ready to ship the next day after payments RETURNS If contact is not made or payment is not recieved a none paying bidder will be opened against the buyer. This is done automatically via eBay, this helps us get our fees back from eBay. Thank you Home About us our Products PaymentS Shipping returns Contact Us Copyright © 2018 Selling time UK. All Rights Reserved. Pictures sell! Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing.250+ Listing Templates! Auctiva gets you noticed! The complete eBay Selling Solution. Track Page Views With Auctiva's FREE Counter Condition: This item is in great condition for its age, please view many photos we have provided for complete condition report. Please be happy with the condition before bidding, we offer 3 months warranty on the mechanics of our clock items - the movement is in working order all the wheels are in good order with no repairs also benefits from its original gilt to the plates, original pendulum. The case again is very good for its age., Clock Type: Bracket Clock, Age: Antique, Pre-1900, Type: verge Bracket Clock, Style/ Origin/ Theme: 18th century, Material: ebonised, Features: Bell Striking

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