Arts & Crafts English Oak 8-Day Chiming Longcase Clock

SKU0020148

Features

Arts and Crafts English Oak Longcase Clock, with and 8-day two train chain driven movement by Urgos, chiming on the hour and half hour. The case is in oak with leaded glass to the front

Comment

A very attractive light oak long case clock

Size

Approximate dimensions:
  • height 201 cm (6 feet 7 and a quarter inches)
  • width 44 cm (1 foot 5 and a quarter inches)
  • depth 25 cm (9 and three quarters inches)
If you need a very exact dimension, or one we haven't included, feel free to contact us and we will measure it for you

About English Oak

English Oak: The most British of woods, that can produce really special results. English oak has been used for hundreds of years to construct everything from sea-going vessels to fine furniture. Although oak grows widely across Europe and North America, craftsmen continue to cherish English oak which grows more slowly than its foreign counterparts giving it strength, durability. Quarter sawn boards are very straight grained and have distinctive growth rings and medullary rays that give a very beautiful effect as well as being renowned for their superior stability and strength

About Arts & Crafts Other Furniture

The Arts and Crafts Movement produced some of the most remarkable furniture of the twentieth century. Many of its principal designers were architects motivated by principles of functional and beautiful design, high class workmanship, and quality of materials. The results varied from the austerity of Voysey and the simple lines perspectives of the Cotswold School, to the exuberant flair of Liberty and Co. and Ambrose Heal

Condition

Good clean condition, fully working and keeping good time. If you wish to have further specific photographs or talk to us for a more detailed condition report then please do not hesitate to contact us


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