Quality French oval striking carriage clock c1895. Elegantly proportioned brass oval case with bevelled panels and oval top window displaying its original, jewelled lever platform escapement. Shaped handle. Roman numerals on a white enamelled face with blued steel hands. A twin-barrel 8-day duration movement striking the hours and half-hours on a coiled gong. Watch a short video of it striking (above). Supplied with antique double-ended brass key. Height is 12 cm excluding handle (16 cm with handle), width 11 cm and depth 9 cm. Excellent time-keeper.
Fully cleaned and serviced but retaining its antique brass patina. The clock's movement is covered by our 12 month warranty in the UK.
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Antique French Oval Brass Striking Carriage Clock c1895
This clock is in excellent condition. No chips or cracks to the enamelled face or glass. No damage to the brass case. Please see images as these form an important part of the description.