1880 Rare French Portico Clock with Turret Form movement. A late 19th century French mantle clock with the turret form movement and dial mounted on different levels.The gilt-bronze and mahogany portico style case has the movement above and the dial and motion work set between the two front Doric columns below. The white porcelain chapter-ring dial has black Roman numerals for the hours, brass spade hands and the motion work suspended in the center. The eight-day time and strike turret form movement has large screwed posts, shaped plates, a Brocot style escapement, a compensating pendulum with a screwed beat adjustment, a knurled hand-set and strikes on a glass bell.
For a clock with a similar form see: Skeleton Clocks, Royer-Collard, pg. Please don't hesitate to ask any questions. If you require additional photos just let us know.Clock is guaranteed to be antique and as described. Checks require 2 weeks from deposit date.
1880 French Portico Clock with Turret Form Movement" is in sale since Monday, July 27, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Clocks".
The seller is "sundialfarmantiqueclocks" and is located in Greenlawn, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.