English Basket Top Bracket Clock by George Etherington
English basket top bracket clock by George Etherington. This clock is done in a striking ebonized case and houses a two train chain fuse movement. The crown wheel verge escapement remains in original condition, and features a bell strike and repeat at will. The backplate is engraved and signed. The silvered dial is also engraved and signed, and is accented by cast brass spandrels, calendar, and a false pendulum window. The strike and silent dial are housed in the arch. George Etherington worked from 1684 to 1729 and is a highly respected maker.
SOLDSKU: LPEC 15 $6,800