William Robson Georgian Bracket Clock
$ 5313| € 6163
A fine quality Georgian London Bracket/Table clock. A triple pad mahogany case with choice veneers. A brass carrying handle to the central pad. Brass fish scale side sound fretwork panels with silk backing. An arched painted dial with two subsidiary dials for strike/silent and pendulum rise and fall regulation. Blued steel hands. A high quality twin fusee mechanism striking the hours on a bell. A well engraved and decorated back plate. Pull cord repeating mechanism. Circa 1795.
Height 14 1/2" / 37 cms Width 10 1/2" / 27 cms Depth 7" / 18 cms
William Robson of London was a member of the Clockmakers Company in 1787. He is listed as worikng in Baillies' 'Clockmakers and Clockmakers of The World' book as working from 1771-1819. This example dates to circa 1795,