Mechanical - 8 days movement - chimes every half and full hour
Huge and beautiful French figurine pendulum clock/fireplace clock with a large sitting figurine, richly decorated, ornaments on a black marble plinth, fine, deep engravings on the marble front and a mechanical movement from the 19th century. The body of the fireplace clock is made of golden, patinated zinc cast.
Height 55 cm x width 42 cm x depth 16.5 cm / weight: approx. 10.4 kg
The large and marked mechanical 8 days pendulum movement with locking plate is made of brass. Strike on the brass bell every 1/2 and 1/1 hour.
Movement number 498
With pendulum, brass bell and winding key. The precision and strike of the movement have been tested.
The dial consists of black marble with Roman numerals, gold plated hands. It is protected by a faceted clock crystal.
This fireplace clock is in full working order, runs and chimes flawlessly. The movement has been tested.
Visually, the fireplace clock is in good condition for its age with normal signs of wear, abrasions, small chippings on the edge of the marble and scratches on the body and the figurine. Traces of colour of the golden varnish on the marble, back lid is missing and the quill held in the hand is missing.
The marble dial is in good condition, except for a small chipping around the winding hole, see the last pictures.
|Member since:||January 31, 2016|
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