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Item:113979114364Stunning Antique Green Chinoiserie Musical Grandmother Clock Elliott London. This stunning antique grandmother clock has a wonderful break arch top which flows down into a thin body with moulding to the top and bottom. The clock then sits on a square base with lovely shaped feet as well as the being moulding raised from the trunk and the base. The case is then lacquered with a wonderful green paint which is then adorned with fabulous chinoiserie paintings depicting people, flowers, birds, and houses. The case also has its mouldings highlighted in a wonderful rich gold colour. The dial is then brass and has a wonderful silvered chapter ring set out in roman numerals. It then features maidens head spandrils to the corners and also to the arch, which flank a silvered disk stating “Tempus Fugit”. The clock is then engraved to the centre and finished with two nicely shaped fingers. The clocks dial is then signed to the chapter ring “ELLIOTT LONDON” and “MADE IN ENGLAND”, as well as the centre of the dial being signed by the retailer “GARRARD LONDON” as well as “Elliott London”. Finally the dial has a glass door which opens to allow the clock to be wound. The movement of the clock is then accessed via the door to the back and has a variable chime feature so can play either “WESTMINSTER” or “WHITTINGTON” tunes on the quarter past, half past, quarter to, and the hour, as well as the number of hours on the hour. The clock also has the night shut off function which turns the clock silent between the hours of 12am and 8am as well as the clock being able to be turned onto “Silent” at any point. Finally the movement is stamped “F.W ELLIOTT LTD. HASTINGS, ENGLAND 7 (SEVEN) JEWELS UNADJUSTED”. The movement is ticking and chiming away nicely and comes complete with its winding key. The piece is offered for local collection due to its size although i can recommend couriers to deliver the clock. It measures approximately: - 59.75” / 152cm Tall. - 10.75” / 27.25cm Wide. - 7” / 18cm Deep. The clock is in overall excellent condition other then a very small amount of paint chips to the feet.Sub-Type:Grandmother, Clock Type:Longcase/ Grandfather Clock, Featured Refinements:Grandmother Clock
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Stunning Antique Green Chinoiserie Musical Grandmother Clock Elliott London