James Smith, London, c1775 Lacquer Bracket Clock.
- 48cm high
A fine, original green lacquer bell-top bracket clock. The 7 inch break arch brass dial with subsidiary strike silent to the arch and date aperture below. The matted dial centre with subsidiary alarm disc and inset cartouche bearing the maker’s name. The rectangular fully engraved backplate with original verge escapement and fitted with engraved spring drum for the alarm striking on a bell.