Ebonised Bracket Clock with Regulator dial, Robert Best, London
Ebonised Bracket Clock with Regulator dial, Robert Best, London
Ebonised Bracket Clock with Regulator dial, Robert Best, London
Ebonised Bracket Clock with Regulator dial, Robert Best, London
Ebonised Bracket Clock with Regulator dial, Robert Best, London
Ebonised Bracket Clock with Regulator dial, Robert Best, London
Ebonised Bracket Clock with Regulator dial, Robert Best, London

Ebonised Bracket Clock with Regulator dial, Robert Best, London

c. 1800 London

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A fine ebonised balloon bracket clock, dated c.1800, by Robert Best of London.

The clock has a signed 7-inch silvered regulator-style dial, with subsidiary hours and date dials and centre seconds.

The eight day twin fusee movement has an anchor escapement and is rack-striking on a bell, the backplate finely engraved with fruit and flowers amidst scroll leaves and foliage.

The ebonised case is surmounted with a brass flame finial, with side brass carry handles, a gilt cherub mask plaque, and is raised on scroll bracket feet.
To be overhauled and guaranteed for 3 years.

(Photographed prior to servicing of the movement)
Robert Best of St Pauls, London was a Member of the Clockmakers Company from 1783 - 1825. In 1828 he was working in Little Knightrider Street, London.
Dimensions
Height 55.00 cm (21.65 inches)
Width 30.00 cm (11.81 inches)
Depth 21.00 cm (8.27 inches)
Stock Code
LSK886
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