An attractive late 18th Century painted arch dial striking longcase clock of 30 hour duration.
The 12" wide dial with floral designs as the spandrels and as a decorative feature in the arch, a chapter ring of black Roman numerals, a pair of attractive gilt brass hands and the name of W.Underhill, Newport (Shropshire 1782-1836). A hood with fluted pillars, swan neck arch with applied brass roundels and a mahogany hood door with brass knob. The mahognay cross-banded oak case has a wavy top trunk door decoratively inlaid with a satinwood thistle against a harewood background, it has an attractive brass escutcheon with working lock and key. A mahogany cross-banded and further inlaid base terminates in shaped bracket feet.
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Dimensions: Height: 7'0" Width: 1'6"