George IV Mahogany Bracket Clock by Hampson & Son
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An extremely good quality George IV figured mahogany bracket clock in the Neoclassical style with break front design, ebony fluted mouldings and pediment top with turned quarter cut finials to the corners. The clock has brass fish scale sound frets to the sides with an eight inch silvered dial with Roman numerals and the retailers name:-
Barber
Cheapside
London
The clock has an eight day, five pillar, twin fusee movement with slow-fast mechanism and pendulum top adjustment which strikes the hours on a bell.
The front plate is stamped with the makers name:-
Hampson & Son
Height - 16 ½ inches
Width - 12 inches
Depth - 7 inches
Circa - 1820 - 1830
Price £2,900