Large French Gilt Ormolu Carriage Clock In Case (France, c. 1875)


Description
A large Rococo style carriage clock dating the late 19th Century. The imposing gilt case is embossed with acanthus leave decoration and has scroll bracket feet. It has an oval top bevel edge glass window with an hour repeat button, an enamel dial with a subsidiary alarm dial. The 8 day movement has a lever platform and sounds the hours and halves on a gong and is numbered 298. The clock has its original Moroccan leather travelling case.

Current Condition
The gilt case is in excellent original condition, the movement has been fully serviced and is guaranteed for 12 months. If you would like a video clip of this clock ticking and striking. The clock comes complete with a double ended carriage clock key and instructions.

Dimensions
12.50cm wide   21.00cm high   11.00cm deep (4.92 inches wide  8.27 inches high  4.33 inches deep)

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Price: gbp 2250.00 (Pound Sterling)    Change currency