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Fabulous 8 Bell 5 Gong English Bracket Clock

Fabulous 8 Bell 5 Gong English Bracket Clock
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Fabulous 8 Bell 5 Gong English Bracket Clock



















Description

Absolutely stunning English Bracket Clock
Musical 8 bells and 5 Gong Westminster Chime
3 train movement

Complete with the original 3 keys 1. winder 2. back door 3. front door
Solid rosewood case inlaid with polished brass and decorated with gilt metal

Excellent condition for its age. 
I have just had this clock fully checked and serviced.
It is in perfect working order.
 
The arch moulded case with pine cone finials and brass Roman number dial
subsidiary dials 'Chime/Silent', 'Fast/Slow', 'Westminster Chimes/ Eight Bells'
Flanked by gilt metal Corinthian columns
on a fluted moulded base raised on parcel gilt flat lobed feet
the eight day movement striking a gong and chiming on 8 bells.

The hour strike on the large gong is superb, deeply sounding and resonating throughout.


Provenance
Ravensby Hall is an elegant and substantial country house in Angus, Scotland.
The house was tastefully furnished with an eclectic mix of
British and Continental furniture,Asian porcelain etc.

 
Part of the furnishings at Ravensby came from Lochton Castle an earlier Scottish baronial dwelling which was purchased by Mrs Tosh and her husband on their return from India.
Whilst the family of Mrs Tosh (nee Stewart) were
the owners of the Dundee whisky distillers Stewart and Son.
This clock came from Ravensby Hall. Size 63cm tall x 36cm wide x 27cm deep.

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Size 63cm tall x 36cm wide x 27cm deep



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