London, South Kensington
14 December 2000
A French oak and brass-mounted mantel timepiece in the form of a longcase clock, late 19th century
With spire finial to the broken arch pediment, mock lancet-shaped trunk door, on stepped plinth with cartouche mount, the off white annular Arabic chapter ring with filigree mount to the centre, blued steel hands, the single barrel movement with vertically positioned cylinder escapement -- 20¼in. (51.5cm.) high
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