William and Mary bracket clock

A stunning rare William and Mary quarter repeat bracket clock in ebonized and gilt case. Verge two train fusee movement with fully engraved backplate. Signed on dial and backplate: Jonathan Lowndes Pall Mall London . ca.1680

Lowndes was one of the prominent clockmakers in London and was known for his quality workmanship.

He was born in 1657,he was a member the Clockmakers Company from 1680 to 1710 and was Steward in 1696.

This clock was acquired in ca. 2010 from Anthony Woodburn,  a well known English clockdealer.

Height:37 cm.