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This Longcase Oak's Maker - Marsh of Highworth.This'll be John Marsh of Highworth ( known as Ono ) son of Humphrey, also a clockmaker of Highworth. N.B. There are 3 Marsh of Highworth clockmakers recorded - Humphrey 1663 - 1717, Ono ( John ) his son 1696 - 1732 and Jane the widow of Ono who continued the business "with a good workman from London ( John Cannon )who has worked with and for the said Ono Marsh these eleven years."

This Longcase Oak's Movement - High quality, 5 pillar, 8 day, movement with hourly ( rack ) striking and pull hour repeat. - Price: £7,250

ANTIQUE Longcase Oak CLOCK - LCOAK 325

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Title LCOAK 325
 
Case Long door, quarter sawn, oak case of good proportions, colour and "toffee apple" patination. Optional caddy top, side windows to hood, "pillars attached" hood door with matching hood rear quarter columns.Simple strip plinth to base.
Dial 12" square brass dial with finely matted and engraved dial centre, subsidiary seconds dial, square datebox, urn spandrels and blued cut steel hands.
Movement High quality, 5 pillar, 8 day, movement with hourly ( rack ) striking and pull hour repeat.
Maker Marsh of Highworth.This'll be John Marsh of Highworth ( known as Ono ) son of Humphrey, also a clockmaker of Highworth. N.B. There are 3 Marsh of Highworth clockmakers recorded - Humphrey 1663 - 1717, Ono ( John ) his son 1696 - 1732 and Jane the widow of Ono who continued the business "with a good workman from London ( John Cannon )who has worked with and for the said Ono Marsh these eleven years."
Date This example, dating by style, will be by Ono who was married in 1726 - about the time that he made this clock.
Height 87.6" ( 222.5 cms. ) or 82.5" ( 209.5 cms. ) ex. Caddy top.
Price £7,250

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