Fine Quality Victorian Grand Sonnerie Carriage Clock

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Sturmans Antiques
Tel: 01969 667742

<p>A fine quality gilt brass cased 8 day late Victorian Paris made `Grand Sonnerie` carriage clock in superb condition. c.1890. The immaculate gilt brass case with hinged carry handle to the top and moulded edge to the top forming a small cornice. Matching moulded edge to the base with a shallow apron forming a foot. Quarter plate bevelled edge glasses to all four sides and matching window to the top. White porcelain dial with Roman numerals and blued steel hands. The 8 day `Grand Sonnerie` quarter striking the hour followed by the quarter on a pair of gongs, original jewelled platform with adjustment leaver and repeater button to the top. Presented in superb original condition with immaculate gilt finish, perfect glasses and enamel dial; sold in full working order (please click video link to view the clock striking). Measures 5.5" high x 3.75" wide x 3.25" deep.  Stock number 39106.</p>