Superb large French corniche cased striking brass carriage clock circa late 19th century. 5-glass with bevelled panels and oval top window displaying its original, jewelled lever platform escapement. Roman numerals on a white enamelled face with blued steel hands. An 8-day duration mechanism striking the hours and halves on a coiled gong. With key. Height is 13.5cm excluding handle (17.5cm with handle), width 9cm and depth 8cm. Excellent time-keeper. Fully cleaned and serviced. A fabulous example.
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Large French Corniche Cased Striking Carriage Clock c late 19th
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.