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A Victorian ebonised and brass-mounted mantel timepiece, circa 1890
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A Victorian ebonised and brass-mounted mantel timepiece, circa 1890

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A Victorian ebonised and brass-mounted mantel timepiece, circa 1890
The case with bud finials to the breakarch top with concave-sided pediment, foliate cast side panels and base mount, on brass bracket feet, the brass dial with floral spandrels to silvered Roman and Arabic chapter ring, matted centre, signed on a plaque below XII CHARLES FRODSHAM/CLOCKMAKER TO THE QUEEN/84. STRAND, LONDON.1809, with cherub mask mount to the arch above, the eight day single chain fusee movement with anchor escapement, the back plate with repeat signature and pendulum holdfast -- 13½in. (34cm.) high
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