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8-day Longcase Clock by John Stokes, Knutsford

8-day Longcase Clock by John Stokes, Knutsford



c1840
Unrestored
Well patinated case
8-day movement
14" Dial

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Description of the item


Just arrived and awaiting restoration, an attractive local longcase clock in original condition. 8-day rack striking movement. 14" square painted dial. Oak case with mahogany cross banding.
7' 1" tall, (7' 3" inc finial).
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Information about the maker


Stokes is recorded as working 1834-48. We estimate this clock was made during around 1840.
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Condition Report


In original 'as-acquired' unrestored condition. Complete and original. Movement probably 'a runner' but really needing an overhaul. Dial in excellent shape. Case needs some tidying but could be used as is.

The dial, movement and case are all original to each other (ie not 'married').

Cost of Restoration


To overhaul the movement and provide 12 months warranty, approx £350

Case work to discuss and at cost

What to do next


If you'd like to buy this clock, or would like some more information or reassurance, please Contact Us about this Item.
If you live near to Cheshire, we are happy to bring the item to the Knutsford shop for you to examine in detail.

We buy and sell Antique Clocks & Barometers in Cheshire, Greater Manchester & Derbyshire. We always have a good choice of Longcase (Grandfather) / Bracket / School (English Dial) Clocks