This is an original antique cast iron Ansonia mantle clock with original Ansonia movement inside, patented in 1881. It features a porcelain open escapement dial. The clock is in excellent condition, has been tested, and is working.It chimes on the hour and half-hour. It has some typical minor surface wear from age and use including scuffs, scratches, minor paint loss and worn spots, and a few tiny nicks and dings. The legs, side pieces, and bezel are securely attached and the glass is intact. The entire piece is sturdy, solid, and fully functional. One end of the key is meant to adjust the clock speed, but it does not fit this clock. However, the key does wind both springs and the clock speed can be easily adjusted using the pendulum.
The item "Antique Working Ansonia Cast Iron Open Escapement Mantle Clock, Porcelain Dial" is in sale since Thursday, July 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Clocks\Antique (Pre-1930)\Shelf, Mantel". The seller is "readfieldantiques" and is located in Hortonville, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Montserrat, China, Thailand, Switzerland, Brazil, Ukraine.