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Very Rare Antique 18thc English Weight Driven Verge Striking Lantern Wall Clock Full Working Order By Samuel Kipling Of Londini Fecit

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Seller: classictime2015 (3,242) 100%, Location: Stonehouse, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 173291312170 This clock is a top quality antique 18thc English weight driven verge lantern clock which needs to sit on a wall bracket which unfortunately i do not have, as you can see in the video i set it up on a testing stand to check it was all running movely The lantern clock is weight driven one weight for both the time and the strike which has a counter weight with it. the clock strikes the bell to top the number of hours on the hour The clock has a superb lantern clock design with fantastic proportions with it measuring 15 inches high, the brass casing is in great original condition with a beautiful patina, their is a removeable door on either side with a turn latch to hold them shut The clock benefits from its original brass chapter ring dial with the single hand. The front also benefits from engraved decoration to the centre, the dial is signed Sam Kipling of Londini Fecit which is early london The clock has 2 hinged brass doors one either side of the clock which open to reveal easy access to the movement The movement is a weight driven 18th century movement that benefits from its original verge escapement with fixed pendulum to back which swings back and forth and is a pleasure to watch as you can see in the video above This is a very rare English lantern clock with verge escapement and one for the serious collection The clock will need a wall bracket to display the clock as unfortunately it did not come to me with one, as you can see in the video above i set the clock up on a testing stand so i could make sure it was in full working order The clock has superb proportions measuring 15 inches high x 6.25 inches wide x 6.75 inches deep and has a drop of around 5ft Approx Date: 1740 Reasons why you should buy your antique clock from Times & Chimes Ltd !!! We understand buying an antique clock is a big decision and we are very well experienced in current market's. We have many years experience in buying and selling original antique clocks which are carefully sourced and many from private collections and we know exactly whay buyers expect when purchasing such a prized possession and a potential investment. Here are some of the main reasons why you should buy your antique clocks from us for complete piece of mind 1 - We offer the very best customer service before, during and after the sale 2 - Six month return to base warranty on mechanisms 3 - All our original antique clocks are of high quality and carefully sourced 4 - Every clock we sell are tested for a minimum of 1 week before being offered for sale 5 - We have earned a consistently excellent track record of sales with 100% Feedback 6 - All our items are professionally packed and dispatched promptly 7 - All clocks are sent with world leading couriers on a priority service with full online tracking Very Rare Antique 18thc English Weight Driven Verge Striking Lantern Wall Clock Description Please Note: I have just received some excellent quality clocks from a private collection all of which have been well looked after and all of which will be listed over the next few months. Some excellent quality original clocks IMG 0382 - YouTube Video will open in a new window [isdntekvideo] Track Page Views WithAuctiva's FREE Counter Condition: The clock case is in great original condition for age with no damage only minimal wear to the brass case. The brass Dial is in excellent condition and free from damage. The weight driven movement is in full working order keeping time with its verge escapement and comes with a 6 months return to base warranty, Clock Type: lantern wall clock, Age: Circa 1740, Type: wall lantern clock, Style/ Origin/ Theme: verge escapement lantern clock, Material: Brass, Features: bell striking

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