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Definition of bracket clock in English:
A clock designed to stand on a wall bracket.
- The couple fled with ivory figures, a bracket clock and silverware worth a total of £7,900.
- The stolen timepiece is a mahogany-cased Georgian bracket clock, manufactured by Jackson of East Smithfield in London.
- Pictured, a late Victorian English bracket clock with twin fusee movement and a gong chime. Price, £4,700.
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