Antique English Triple Fusee Mahogany & Brass 8 Bell Musical Chime Bracket Clock. Absolutely outstanding mahogany and brass caddy top case in excellent condition for age, original finish with a beautiful colour and patina to the mahogany and original finish to the brass handle, side frets and feet. Various ornate decorations all in excellent condition with high quality Quality Brass & silvered dial with roman numerals and original hands, dial is in excellent condition for age with 2 subsidary dials to top of main dial for silent/strike & silent/chime Triple chain driven fusee 8 bell musical chime movement in full working order by Smiths of Salisbury Measurements - Amazing proportions 22.5 inches high x 14 inches wide x 9 inches deep Dial - 13 inches high x 8.5 inches wide Maker - Smiths Of Salisbury Date - C1880.
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This clock is a superb very high quality antique mahogany & brass triple fusee musical 8 bell bracket clock of superb proportions and of the highest quality in excellent condition for age with a beautiful colour and patina The case features a fantastic ornate caddy top design with its original. Finish that looks absolutely amazing on display with various brass mounts decorating it.
The clock has pierced lacquered brass side fish scale sounding panels with original silk behind them. The case is in excellent condition with a hinged glazed front door with fusee key style locking key and a hinged back door with original brass and silk panel The mahogany and brass case has a stunning colour and patina to it which is acquired through age. This is exactly how i have received it and it looks 100% more impressive in the flesh, the brass mounts are of the highest quality and really stand out when on display.
The clock features a 13 inch x 8.5 inch brass & silvered dial with engraved roman numerals on the silvered chapter ring and original fine steel hands. There are 2 subsidary dials to the arch. One for the silent/chime which knocks the musical 8 bell chimes off, the other one for silent/chime which knocks the hourly gong strike off. The dial is in excellent clean original condition. The clock has a superb english triple fusee chain driven musical movement striking on a total of 8 bells every quarter of an hour.The quarter chiming musical chimes every quarter of an hour on 8 bells and the hourly strike on a gong on the hour after the musical chimes have finished playing. The movement is signed Salisbury within a fusee key which is for Smiths Of Salisbury very rare to see. The movement is in great working order chiming the 8 bells superbly and ticks away beautifully and the chimes are like music to the ears as you can see and hear in the video above.
The clock has superb proportions measuring. 22.5 inches high x 14 inches wide x 9 inches deep.And looks absolutely stunning wherever it is displayed. This is a perfect investment clock and a beautiful display piece.
Looks absolutely fantastic wherever it is displayed and a true talking point of any room. Exceptional clock which will only grow significantly in value over the years and you will be hard pushed to find another one like it. ALL antique clocks after transport no matter how well they have been looked after or serviced may require setting up, adjustments and setting into beat when you receive them and i always recommend a professional or an experienced clock person to do this correctly for you.
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The item "Antique English Triple Fusee Mahogany & Brass 8 Bell Musical Chime Bracket Clock" is in sale since Thursday, December 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Bracket Clocks\Pre-1900".The seller is "classictime2015" and is located in Gloucestershire. This item can be shipped worldwide.