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This Longcase Oak's Maker - John Martin of Cullumpton is recorded - " took out licence to marry in 1775, was paid £2 5s, for repairing church clock in 1778, and £1 2s 6d for cleaning the church clock in 1783."

This Longcase Oak's Movement - Good quality 8 day movement with hourly ( rack ) striking. - Price: £6,850

ANTIQUE Longcase Oak CLOCK - LCOAK 318

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Title LCOAK 318
 
Case "Country made" oak and elm long door case with mahogany crossbanding and details. Typical West Country proportions, the breakarch top with blind fret under, rear hood quarter columns. All set on shallow bracket feet.
Dial 12" breakarch brass dial with two rocking ship automata to arch, cast brass rococo spandrels, recessed silvered seconds disc, large "sad mouth" date lunette, engraved and silvered dial centre, blued cut steel hands, the minute serpentine. Signed John Martin Cullumpton to "rainbow" at top of arch.
Movement Good quality 8 day movement with hourly ( rack ) striking.
Maker John Martin of Cullumpton is recorded - " took out licence to marry in 1775, was paid £2 5s, for repairing church clock in 1778, and £1 2s 6d for cleaning the church clock in 1783."
Date Circa 1780.
Height 85" ( 218.5 cms. )
Price £6,850 - SOLD

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