THOMAS SUTTON (Maidstone, )

THOMAS SUTTON
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THOMAS SUTTON

OriginMaidstone
DateCirca 1795
A good Kentish tavern clock, the 8-Day timepiece movement in a black and gilt chinoiserie case of rare small size. This clock was most probably made for the Ancient Bell tavern in Maidstone as indicated on the white dial.

Height: 44 in (112 cm)
Width: 21 in (53.5 cm)

*Thomas Sutton was apprenticed to Richard Cutbush in Maidstone prior to working on his own account from 1790 until 1823.

Signed / Inscribed

Thos. SUTTON MAIDSTONE