A William and Mary floral marquetry walnut tall case clock
R. Pattison, Greenwich
late 17th century
Overall decorated with panels of urns of flowers and birds and foliate floral trailing borders, the hood with molded cornice and flanked by spirally turned columns, the trunk enclosed by a long panel door, on plinth base, the eleven-inch square brass dial with Roman hours and Arabic minutes, having subsidiary seconds dial and date aperture to the matte center within cast cherub head and floral spandrels, the twin train movement striking on a bell.
height 77 1/2in (197cm)