Rocking Ship Longcase Clock

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Object Description

A solid oak country longcase clock dating the the early 19th century. It has a dome top with a removable gilt wood finial, hood side pillars and glazed sides, with a long arched door and a plinth base. The painted enamel dial has a rocking ship automaton that moves in time with the pendulum. The dial is signed by the maker Robert Bolt of Weymouth. It has an 8 day movement, that sounds the hours on a bell. The gilt finial adds 15cm to the height (219cm). If you would like a video clip of the clock working showing the rocking ship please email us.
Delivery and set up can be arranged.

Object Condition

The case has been reproached and wax finished. The movement has been fully serviced and is guaranteed for 12 months.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

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+44 (0)1494 675724
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Dealer Location

Worboys Antiques,
The Old Forge,
Up Corner,
Silver Hill,
Chalfont St. Giles,
HP8 4PY

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