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English York Minster Skeleton Clock by J. Smith & Sons of Clerkenwell

A very impressive English skeleton clock fashioned after the iconic York Minster Cathedral. Expertly crafted by celebrated clockmaker J. Smith & Sons of Clerkenwell. This exceptional eight-day timepiece keeps the time with a two-train fusée movement marking the hour and half-hour with a pleasing gong strike. The time is displayed on oversized pierced, silvered, and engraved chapter ring and blued steel gothic hands. Presented upon a velvet-covered plinth and wood base beneath a glass case with brass frame. Further, this intriguing timepiece bears a full restoration and a one year warranty. The skeleton clock is infinitely captivating for both beauty and mechanical mastery.

20 1/2″H x 13 1/2″W x 10″D  Overall

14 1/2″H x 9″W x 6″D  Clock

Circa 1880


SKU: BSCH 56 $11,800
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  • English
  • J. Smith & Sons of Clerkenwell
  • Skeleton Clock of York Minster Cathedral Form
  • Two-train Fusée Eight-day Movement
  • Gong Strike at the Hour and Half-hour
  • 20 1/2″H x 13 1/2″W x 10″D  Overall
  • 14 1/2″H x 9″W x 6″D  Clock
  • Restored, One Year Warranty
  • Circa 1880