20 December 2000
An English stained wood longcase clock
The case with a rectangular trunk above a spreading stepped plinth and bracket feet, the hood with spirally-twisted columns flanking the glazed door and pierced foliate cresting, the bronze dial with a Roman and Arabic chapter ring, signed Bradley I/Kistin, the centre engraved with scrolling foliage and with scrolling foliage and with a seconds ring. lacking hands, and date aperture, the four-pillar weight-driven movement with anchor escapement and countwheel on strike, the movement distressed, one spandrel missing, the case later
228cm. high x 51cm. wide x 27cm. deep
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