Satin Birch Antique Antique Clock by William Beaton of Dunbar
An excellent Scottish longcase clock with a rare Birds Eye Maple & Satin Birch case.
The 8 day duration movement striking the hours on a bell. The painted arched dial showing seconds, date, matching brass hands and with well painted fan design corners with flowers. The arch also with a basket of flowers. The makers name painted to the centre of the dial surrounded by Roman numerals and Arabic minutes. The rare Satin Birch case with solid Birds Eye Maple to both the trunk door and hood door. The trunk also with reeded quarter pillars with Satin Birch Capitals. The plain base with small bracket feet. The hood with reeded and brass capped angle pillars. The swan neck top with brass paterae, a brass eagle finial and typical Scottish Satin Birch fretwork.
Price: £5,950 / Height: 6'10" / C.1800