RARE Dwarf Clock with Brass Dial, and Engraved on Silvered Badge "John Long * Hanover", with 8 day working Time & Strike Movement !(John Long was working in Hanover, Pennsylvania) All Hand-Made 8 Day Brass Movement, also has a working Hourly Brass Strike Bell.
Scrolled Top Arch with Button Rosettes, Fluted Keystone on Tympanum and Central Finial on Hood. Tombstone Door with Fluted Quarter Columns on the Waist, ending with a Base that has book-matched veneered front, and Baseboard Molded Trim.
Case is Walnut, with Pine secondary woods.

Condition : Movement is in Very Fine condition. Winding Barrel Bushing have already been replaced, front & rear.
Has just been Ultrasonically Cleaned, all parts Inspected, Re-Oiled, tested weekly operation, and is keeping Good Time.
The 5 quarter inch thick wood Seat Board is a Replacement.

Measures : Overall Height is 58 3/4 inches, Width of Hood is 17 inches and 10 inches Deep at Top Cornice Molding.

Shipping : Free Delivery & Setup within a 50 mile radius of it's current location in Adamstown, Pa.
Freight quotes available on request if you include your zip code.
_________________________________________________________________________

Book Ref. : Clockmakers & Watchmakers of America

By : Spitler & Bailey

Page : 257

Noted ; Long, John : Hanover,Pa. No date. Tall Clocks Known. (to exist)
_______________________________________________________________________________________
Verbal Provenance ;
This Rare "Only Known Dwarf by John Long, was reportedly made just for his Daughter".

ITEM ID
6003
ITEM TYPE
Vintage
COLOR
Black, Brown, Silver
ORIGIN
United States • American

Antique Investments

RARE Walnut Dwarf Clock with Brass Dial, Signed "John Long * Hanover" on Silvered Badge, with working Time & Strike Movement !

$4,700


    Original Antique Americana, Clocks, Period Lighting, Patriotic, U.S. Militaria, and Original Photos.

    Platinum

    since 2005

    Shipping:Freight (cost to be determined)
    Insurance:Included
    Est. Sales Tax:TBD
    Shipping to: USA
    change


    Antique Investments


    Frank Harchuska
    View Location Phone Email Shop Owner
    Palmyra , PA This Shop is rated Platinum - 1,000 or more sales Platinum Ruby Lane Exclusive since 2005