The dial is also gilt bronze with 12 individual enamel cartouches, an engraved minute ring and is complete with its original blued steel hands. The bezel is fitted with convex beveled glass.
The French movement is by Samuel Marti and is of the makers usual high quality. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. Pendulum is original. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Click the video below to hear the bell and watch the clock running.
Condition of the case is excellent; the gilding is beautifully clean and bright with hardly any wear or discolouration. The dial is also in excellent condition with no damaged. We have replaced the fabric behind the sound frets.
Complete with original pendulum, bell and a suitable key. Full setting up instructions supplied if required.
About us - All of our clocks are original antiques, we source most of our clocks in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK. We prefer to buy our clocks in original 'dirty' condition. We then clean the cases using a technique we have developed over many years. We employ two qualified clockmakers who overhaul the movements. Movements are thoroughly tested until we are satisfied that they will run trouble free.
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