How to use long-case clock in a sentence
"For use in the homes the long-case clock was the style favored," McPhearson responded.Christopher and the Clockmakers | Sara Ware Bassett
It was perhaps four feet tall—an exact replica of a long-case clock.Christopher and the Clockmakers | Sara Ware Bassett
The long-case clock had not only become acclimatized, but it had become thoroughly English.
But at any rate, the long-case clock may be generally accepted as coincident with the use of the long or seconds pendulum.
To collectors and connoisseurs the most desirable period of the long-case clock is from 1700 to about 1720.
British Dictionary definitions for longcase clock
another name for grandfather clock
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