Antique English Arts & Crafts 8-Day Longcase/Grandfather Clock by Maple of London, circa 1890. The clock having a carved and ebonized oak case in the William & Mary style, the hood with a pair of barley-twist columns enclosing an engraved brass dial with Roman numerals. The clock striking the hours on a bell, recently cleaned and overhauled.
Maple & Co. was a British furniture maker on Tottenham Court Road in London, which was especially successful during the Victorian and Edwardian era. It was founded by John Maple in the early 19th century. It was later run by John Blundell Maple, 1st Baronet. Maple became one of the prime makers and suppliers of furniture to the aristocracy and royalty in the United Kingdom.
74" tall X 18" wide X 12" deep
188 cm X 45.5 cm X 30.5 cm
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