Important Antique Georgian Carved Grandfather Tall Long Case 8 Day Clock 1760 For Sale
Very fine & importantantique Georgian grandfather 8 daytall/long case clock, the most amazing carved case & silvered brass dial with moonphase roller. The clock dating circa 1760 signedScholfield Rochdale (1730-1792), important investment/museumquality grandfather clock.
This is a highly important clock of the finest quality, the hood having twin 'swans' neck pediments with applied brass roundels and three flame & urn shaped finials. The hood door flanked with 'barley' twist columns and enclosing a silvered & engravedbrass dial, with both calendar dial and also a beautifully painted moon phase dial. The dial is skillfully engraved with game birds and below a shepherd with sheep and his dog, the ebonized case is sumptuously carved with oak leaves & acorns and a gentleman's head to the center with fruiting vines to the base. The clock has an eight day movement& strikes the hours with a subtle mellow sounding bell& keeps great time, this clock is in amazing condition and has just beenprofessionally cleaned & overhauled by a qualified horologist.Size is; 89" tall x 20" wide x 10" deep. Avery fine & important investment/museum qualityantiquegrandfather clock circa 1760, I will arrange economical shipping at costboth in the USA & Internationally please contact me for rates,feel freeto call me on ++ 503-380-6452 with any questions, offer with confidence this clock is exactly as described.This sale starting at $0.99 and sold to the hightest buyer without reserve, this clock in a good retail antique store would be in the $8,000-$12,000+ range!
I will ship worldwide via themost economical carrier, very well packed to withstand rough handling!I have been in the antiquetrade all of my working life, both sides ofthe Atlantic, I understand what I sell andI only sell genuine antique items and guarantee them as described, this is a true salesold without reserve! If you have any other questions please do not hesitate to call me on ++ 503-380-6452. I accept almost all payment methods, if you wish to pay via credit card I offer a secure credit card payment method!
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