A mid-19th century 8-day mahogany longcase clock John Barraclough, Haworth
Lot 469
A 19th century mahogany 8 day longcase clock, with Masonic related decoration John Barraclough, Haworth 1802-1880
£1,000 - 1,500
US$ 1,700 - 2,500
Auction Details
Lot Details
A 19th century mahogany 8 day longcase clock, with Masonic related decoration
John Barraclough, Haworth 1802-1880
Having a 14" break arch hand painted dial with Arabic hours and minutes, seconds dial, moonphase within the arch, the dial decorated with Masonic imagery, signed Barraclough, Haworth; the twin train 8 day movement striking the hours on a large bell; the hood with swan neck pediment above square reeded columns, the shaped top long door flanked by multiple pilasters, above a canted base with crossbanded edge, raised on bracket feet. With weights, pendulum winder and case key. 241cm (95 inches) high just under 8ft

Footnotes

  • The size, quality and decorative elements of this clock suggest it may have once stood in a Masonic lodge.
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