Fine Quality Victorian Ormolu Mantel Clock

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Sturmans Antiques
Tel: 01969 667742

<p>A fine quality Victorian ormolu and marble mantel clock with Paris made 8 day bell chiming movement c.1885. White marble plinth with rounded corners and moulded top edge; bead ormolu trimmed edge and matching adjustable feet below. Ormolu casework sat above in the form of a cherub blowing a horn, clock sat to the side in matching ormolu case; superb detail throughout. Paris made 8 day movement with anchor escapement and bell striking on the hour and half hour, sat behind a convex cream enamel dial with floral decoration. Matching convex glass sat in a beaded edge hinged bezel forming the dial door. Paris exhibition mark to the movement. Presented in excellent condition with immaculate original gilt finish, the movement fully overhauled and working. Measures 13.5" wide x 5.5" deep at the base x 11" high. Stock number CS182.</p>