AN IRISH LONGCASE CLOCK BY THOMAS BLUNDELL - REF No. 112
H: 91 1/4 in / 231.5 cm W: 20 3/4 in / 53 cm D: 9 3/4 in / 25 cm
An exceptional Irish mahogany longcase clock, the brass dial signed "Thomas Blundell, Dublin", with subsidiary seconds dial and calendar, the hood with swan neck rosette broken pediment, filled with a palmette above a carved frieze centred by a lion mask, flanked by columns above a waisted case and an arched solid panel door on moulded plinth with bracket feet.
Thomas Blundell, 3 Upr Ormond Quay, Dublin in 1733. Becoming Master of Dublin Goldsmiths Company in 1747 - 1748. Died 1774 at Ormond Quay address.