Antique Scottish Long Tall Case Grandfather Clock Berwick C. 1780-1800 For Sale
Beautiful AntiqueScottish Longcase Clock c. 1790-1800:
Up for offerdingwe have a beautifulScottish dark oaktall case clock. Stained to resemble the then popular London clocks, the scroll-top case is decorated with 2 ball and spire and a center eagle and ball brass finials. The 8 day, weight driven brass movement includes bell strike on the hour, a seconds bit & calendar hand. The break-arch painted dial, signed "And. Smith, Berwick" includes a painted urn in the arch and painted flower spandrels. Loomes "Watch & Clockmakers of the World Vol 2" lists Andrew Smith working at Prestonpons which is a few miles from Berwick, circa 1830. It is believed he worked at Berwick prior. John Smith, Anrews father, is listed as a Berwick clockmaker died in 1785. Any questions or more pictures desired, feel free to email us. Please note we sell all of our clocks "as is" and recommend a professional cleaning "tune-up"for operating efficiently if so desired.
84.5" Tall x 20.5" Wide x 9.5" Deep
Payment Terms: PayPal preferred form of payment…cash on pick up accepted as well. No personal or business checks. Payment must be made prior to shipping or pick up of merchandise. An invoice will be emailed promptly at conclusion of sale to winning buyer.
Shipping: Obviously pick-up is our favorite scenario, but large items can be shipped via freight. We recommend YRC Freight and have a nicely discounted company account. All savings and discounts are forwarded directly to our customers. BC Rife shall not be liable for any default, damage, or delay in shipping service. Small items will be sent in the most economical way possible.
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