A long case clock with wooden movements after the stle of John Harrison.
Long Case Clock by Robert Sutton, 1800
© The Collection: Art and Archaeology in Lincolnshire
- Oak movements, brass, mahogany dial and case
- 200 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £5,000 ( Total: £20,000)
- Acquired in:
- P W Whyte
The dial is unusually gilt on a black ground. The case is surmounted by ball finials with brass. The side panels are glazed giving a good view of the workings of the clock.
Probably owned by William Hesleden (1777-1852), by descent to Bryan Hesleden; Arthur Poole; Herbert Ellwood; PW Whyte.
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