Moon and Edwards, London (London, )

Moon and Edwards, London
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Moon and Edwards, London

DateCirca 1770 to Circa 1780
A very elegant late George III period mahogany three pad top bracket clock by this partnership.

The moulded and veneered case has a good patinated surface and the arched three pad brass moulded top has a single carrying handle. The case stands on four ogee brass feet.

The silvered brass dial has a matted centre, a subsidiary calendar dial and a recessed silvered cartouche bearing the maker’s signature Moon & Edwards, LONDON. Within the arch there is a further subsidiary dial for strike/silent dial. The blued steel hands appear to be original.

The fully restored verge movement strikes the hour on a single bell and has a scroll engraved backplate with pull repeat work on the hour.

Signed / Inscribed

Moon & Edwards, London