Very attractive, small French Four Glass mantle clock with onyx base and top c1890. Molded green onyx footed plinth and corniced top with golden-amber veining. The rectangular case has plain brass corner columns with bevelled glass panels. Soft-white enamelled dial and shaped blued steel hands. Arabic numerals and minute ring, decorated with floral garlands partially embracing its numerals. The interior of the case retains its original lacquered gilt finish. Gilt brass winding bezels and adjustable Brocot suspension on twin flask mercury compensated pendulum. A twin-barrel, 8-day movement striking the hours and half hour on a bell. Supplied with key. The clock measures 22.5cm height, 13.5cm width and 11.5cm depth.
Fully cleaned and serviced but retaining its antique patina. The clock's movement is covered by our 12 month warranty in the UK.
French Onyx and Gilt Brass Four Glass Striking Mantle Clock c1890
This clock is in excellent condition. No chips, cracks or any damage to the dial or glass panels. Case is in excellent condition - interior gilt finish and exterior brass having a beautifully aged patina. The onyx has a couple of extremely tiny fleabites which can only be discerned by touch. Please see images as these form an important part of the description.