Walnut, boxwood, ebony, oak, brass, steel and giltmetal
2440 x 225 mm
Place of origin
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Hinton Ampner, Hampshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at
A George II walnut-veneered longcase clock inlaid with boxwood and ebonised stringing, the domed hood with triple brass and eagle finials, the 1'0" (30.5 cms) dial with strike/silent movement, second dial, date aperture and chased giltmetal spandrels cast as espagnolette masks and scrolls; the dial with an oval plaque inscribed Benj. Grey, Just, Vulliamy, London.
Marks and inscriptions
Dial back: 'J Barcly / Nov 10 1828' 'JB / May 26 1846' 'J Barcly / November 1852 / 1858'
Makers and roles
Benjamin Grey, clockmaker Justin Vulliamy (1712 - 1797), clockmaker