Mechanical timepiece Oak Barrel Clock

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Object Description

A rare opportunity to buy this oak barrel, converted to a mechanical timepiece clock at about the turn of the 1900s, presumably made as a bespoke piece for a pub or similar.

It is fitted with an 8-day chain fusee timepiece movement with platform escapement. The regulation lever is attached to the rear of the dial.

The 12-inch dial consists of brass Roman numerals in relief against the top of the barrel. It bears a plaque for G. ECCLES & SON, LIVERPOOL.

Original matching bold brass hands.

George Eccles & Son appears in the 1900 Gores Directory of Liverpool and Birkenhead trade directory in the Watch Manufacturers section at 29 Ranelagh Street, Liverpool.

To be overhauled and guaranteed for 3 years.

Object Condition

To be overhauled and guaranteed for 3 years.

Object Details

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Saturday
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Sunday
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Chalfont Station Road
Little Chalfont
Buckinghamshire HP7 9PN
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