London, South Kensington
17 July 2002
A Louis Philippe ormolu-mounted mahogany portico clock, circa 1835
The case with stepped top and conforming base, raised on bun feet, with acanthus cast bezel to a dial with Roman chapter ring and engine-turned centre, blued steel moon hands, the twin barrel movement with countwheel strike on bell, with gridiron pendulum -- 17¼in. (44cm.) high
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