Long-case Clocks

Long-case clock with quarter chime

    Long-case clock with quarter chime

    Great Britain, London

    second half of the 19th century

    Mahogany, brass, glass, steel; casting, gilding, engraving, silvering, wood carving, bluing

    Inscriptions: "Jump London"; near the switches: "Westminster / Eight Bells", “Chime/Silent”


    Mahogany musical longcase clock on moulded arch pediment, column pilasters with brass inlay and capitals. The arched gilded brass dial with decorative spandrels, floral engraving and silvered chapter ring, eight-day movement with Westminster/8 bells and gong. A handle for lifting poise is in the set.