George II Small Hook and Spike Wall Clock by Mark Draper, Whitam

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Object Description

George II Hook and Spike Clock

Posted birdcage movement with one piece column turned corner posts beneath pierced frets with integral vase turned finials and iron bell stand with brass hanging loop to the rear on ball feet with two iron wall spikes.

Six inch break arch silvered dial with Roman numerals, foliate engraved centre and silvered alarm setting disc. Brass corner spandrels and silvered boss to the arch signed Mark Draper, Witham.

Thirty hour weight driven movement with anchor escapement and verge escapement alarm mechanism transversely mounted to the right hand side of the frame. C.1740

The clock now stands on a later oak, carved bracket.

Watchmakers and clockmakers of the world by Brian Loomes lists Mark Draper as working in Witham from c.1729-1781.

Object Condition

very good condition

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1508 532188
+44 (0)7785 280985

Dealer Location

Wacton, Norfolk

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