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James HENDRIE , Falkirk – SOLD

A fine Scottish 18th century  mahogany longcase clock circa 1760


The 8-day  movement having a brass engraved arch dial in a mahogany case decorated with inlay. The hood with swan-neck pediment also with inlaid decoration, brass capped Corinthian columns and original brass finial.

  • Height: 84ins (213.5cm)

During the 18th century Falkirk was a highly renowned centre of clockmaking. Clock historian Brain Loomes refers to James Hendrie  making clocks in Falkirk between 1739 and 1750