Exquisite bronze ormolu gothic style mantle clock The case has an amazing design to it with superb sweet proportions Has a sevres porcelain panel to the base with beautiful hand painted decoration Clock is in excellent original condition for age with only minimal age marks Original matching 1.75 diameter porcelain dial Roman numerals & original hands Stunning hand painted decoration Dial is in excellent original condition with no damage Original French 8 day bell striking movement Strikes the bell on the half and full hour counting the hours on the hour Movement is in full working order keeping time & striking as it should Original sevres bob pendulum & new winding key Japy Freres Victorian - Mid 19thc The clock measures 11.5 inches high x 6.75 inches wide x 4.75 inches deep. Amazing Antique French 8Day Bronze Ormolu & Sevres Porcelain Gothic Mantle Clock. PLEASE NOTE: I have just received some excellent quality bracket clocks from a private collection all of which have been well looked after all of which will be listed over the next few weeks. Some excellent quality bracket clocks please keep your eyes open over the next few months. Exquisite extremely rare bronze ormolu gothic style mantle clock.The case has an amazing design to it with superb sweet proportions. Has a sevres porcelain panel to the bottom with beautiful hand painted decoration which you can see through the pierced bronze base. The bronze case has all its original ormolu finish which gives an amazing display look.
Clock is in excellent original condition for age with only minimal age marks. The top of the case can be removed to reveal the movement which can help when setting up the clock. Original 1.75 inch diameter sevres porcelain dial protected by hinged glazed bezel.
Roman numerals & original hands. Dial is in excellent original condition with no damage. Original French 8 day bell striking movement.
Strikes the bell on the half and full hour counting the hours on the hour. Original anchor escapement with original sevres bob pendulum. Movement is in full working order keeping time & striking as it should as you can see in the video above. Original pendulum & new winding key to wind it. The clock measures 11.5 inches high x 6.75 inches wide x 4.75 inches deep.This is a perfect investment clock and a beautiful display piece. Looks absolutely fantastic wherever it is displayed and a true talking point of any room. Exceptional extremely rare clock which will only grow in value and you will be very hard pushed to find another like it, one of the best ones i have ever had the pleasure to offer for sale.
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The item "Amazing Antique French 8Day Bronze Ormolu & Sevres Porcelain Gothic Mantle Clock" is in sale since Sunday, September 12, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectables\Decorative Collectables\Clocks\Desk, Mantel & Shelf Clocks".The seller is "classictime2015" and is located in Stonehouse. This item can be shipped worldwide.