A large and imposing Yorkshire 8 day striking clock by H. Buterworth of Rochdale.
It features a moonphase to the arch and the spandrels painted with the four seasons.
The case has handsome flame mahogany veneers and elaborately turned side columns & scrollwork. c1825. I’ve had this clock in my hallway for over a decade, the tick-tock makes the home.
~ Dimensions ~
The clock is 7 foot 7 inches (2.3m) tall by 2 foot 1 inch (63cm) wide by 9 inches (23cm) deep. The dial face has 14 inches (36cm) in diameter.
~ Condition ~
The clock is in very decent condition for its age. It has some small scratches and a split in the lower panel.