6 foot 10 inches
Figured mahogany case with fine mouldings, the breakarch flat top surmounted by a wasted pedestal and brass finial. Matching hood door flanked by brass stop-fluted and reeded canted corners, the trunk door with fine flame veneers matching the raised panel to the base, on a double skirted foot.
9¾ by 12 inch breakarch flat-top one-piece silvered brass dial with large seconds ring below XII and strike/silent lever above. Pierced and shaped steel hands and signed in the arch James Tregent, London.
Five baluster pillars with heavy plates. Anchor escapement and rack striking on the bell mounted above.
James Tregent, London Circa 1785
A good George III small mahogany longcase clock.