English Arabesque Skeleton Clock By Evans Of Handsworth
This arabesque skeleton clock by renowned English clockmaking firm Evans of Handsworth is a beautiful mechanical achievement. Distinguished by its dramatic foliate and scrollwork patterns, the arabesque beautifully blends horology and artistry, making it a highly desirable form of skeleton clock. An impressive oversized pierced and engraved dial sits at the clock’s center, presenting the time on Roman numerals. A complex triple plate single train 8-day chain-driven fusee movement powers this timepiece on complete display. The clock rests on an elegant velvet-lined white marble base underneath a glass dome.
Evans of Handsworth held a place as one of the premier makers of English skeleton clocks in the mid to late 19th century, known to produce some of the most complex and extravagant timepieces. Evans clocks in this condition have become some of the most highly desirable skeleton clocks on the market today.
This clock bears a full restoration and a one-year warranty.
18″ High x 16″ Wide x 8″ Deep
Circa 1885SKU: BSCH 58 $11,500 Inquire