Striking fusee Drop dial Wall clock by Ward, Kensington


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Object Description

An interesting carved walnut striking drop dial wall clock by John Ward, Kensington, dated c. 1870.

The twin chain fusee movement strikes on a gong, with anchor escapement, shouldered plates and wood rod pendulum with brass cylindrical bob.

The completely original 12-inch white painted Roman numeral dial is signed for JOHN WARD, KENSINGTON to the centre, with a brass bezel.

The walnut case features a carved leaf dial surround, the case with a rectangular glazed drop-trunk glazed to the sides and with a mirror back. Above the glazing, the sides have pierced side doors, the base with cavetto moulding and scroll carved brackets.

Object Condition

Overhauled and guaranteed for 3 years.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1935 713333

Dealer Location

Bank Farm,
Lower Odcombe,
BA22 8TY

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