Antique French Gilt Metal & Blue Sevres Porcelain 8 Day Portico Mantle Clock. Antique French gilt metal & Sevres porcelain portico mantel clock Beautiful hand painted decorated porcelain urns and panels The case is made from gilded metal which has all its original finish The clock is in excellent condition for age Original matching porcelain dial with open bezel Roman numerals & original hands Hand painted floral reef to the centre Dial is in excellent original condition Original French 8 day bell striking movement comes with pendulum and a new winding key Movement is full working order Japy Freres C1860 Measures 14.75 inches high x 10.75 inches wide x 5.25 inches deep. 1 - We offer the very best customer service before, during and after the sale. 2 - Fully trained and hugely experienced horologists.
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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. Antique French gilt metal and blue sevres porcelain portico mantel clock. Beautiful proportioned clock with various embossed decorations all in excellent condition. The case has a 4 pillar construction giving the portico design, the pillars are made of gilt metal with a blue porcelain urn to the centre all with matching floral decoration, t heir is also hand painted porcelain panel to the base.
On either side of the case their is a cherub boy figure both with good detail and in good condition. The case has all its original gilded finish which gives an absolutely stunning display look. Case is in great condition for age looks absolutely amazing wherever it is displayed. Original matching blue porcelain dial surrounded by ormolu embossed open bezel.Roman numerals with original hands. Hand painted floral reef to the centre. Dial is in excellent original condition with no damage. Original French 8 day bell striking movement.
Strikes on the half past and on the hour. Anchor escapement, comes with pendulum and a new winding key. Movement is clean and in full working order keeping good time and striking as it should as can be seen in the video above. The clock measures 14.75 inches high x 10.75 inches wide x 5.25 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 clock which will only grow in value and one of the best ones i have ever had the pleasure to offer for sale.
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This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Mantel/Carriage Clocks\Pre-1900". The seller is "classictime2015" and is located in Gloucestershire. This item can be shipped worldwide.