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mant1122 George the third bracket clock by Metcalfe of London


 

 

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A George III mahogany bracket clock dating from the late 18th century c1795.
The twin fusee movement, with original verge escapement, has engraving to the back plate and is signed G M Metcalfe, Londres. The clock strikes on a bell on the hours and half hour and has pull repeat.
The white painted dial with strike, silent to the arch retains its original ground and carries the makers name G M Metcalfe Londres (London) would probably indicate that this clock was made for the Spanish or French market, which was not uncommon during the period of manufacture of this clock.
George Marmaduke Metcalfe is recorded as working at 122, Newgate Street from 1794 to 1825.

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