Oak Antique Longcase Clock by Charles Jaques of Chichester
A well proportioned and small antique oak longcase clock from the South Coast.
The 8 day duration 5 pillar movement striking the hours on a bell and with recoil anchor escapement. The silvered brass dial with Roman numerals, seconds, date and strike/silent facility to the arch. The makers name of Charles Jaques of Chichester signed to the centre with well cut blued steel hands. The small oak case with a plain trunk and a long door standing on small bracket feet and a plain base. The broken arch topped hood with dentil moulding and plain oak pillars with brass Doric capitals. The dial accessed via a glazed door.
Note: Charles Jaques was originally from London and is recorded as a Watch & Clockmaker.
Price: £5,250 / Height: 6'10" / C.1785