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An 8-day twin fusee striking movement consisting of six pillars, with original verge escapement striking the hours to a bell via a rack and snail striking system, which can be silenced. There is also a repeating function, and the back plate is beautifully engraved with floral swags and scrolling foliage and is also signed ‘Chater and Son London’.

The green and gold lacquered inverted bell top case is exquisite in style and construction. The gilded mounts are of excellent quality, and four pineapple-shaped finials surmount the top of the case, topped with a carrying handle. The sides of the case are glazed, and the rear door is also glazed.

The 7 ½” brass break arch dial with subsidiary strike/silent dial set within the break arch, consisting of Roman and Arabic numerals and signed ‘Chater and Son London’, calendar aperture above VI and finished with the original finely cut blued steel hands.

Serviced and guaranteed for 3 years.
Height: 21″ or 54 cm
Width: 11 ½” or 29 cm
Depth: 7″ or 19 cm
CIRCA. 1780
Provenance: Private collection – U.K.


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