c19th french ormolu and alabaster 'drum' clock

C19th French ormolu and alabaster 'drum' clock .



Item Ref

ML 181


C19th French ormolu and alabaster 'drum' clock.
Smart small-scale gilded ormolu mounted white alabaster clock with 'drum' shaped case. Surmounted by an ovoid classical urn , with rams-head mask ring handles to the sides .
Fitted with an eight-day striking movement with pendulum. The convex glass door housing a flower garland-painted white enamel dial with Arabic numerals , with outer minute marker ring.
Raised on cast ormolu compressed bun feet . The case with applied floral and classical motif cast decoration.
In excellent original condition and in full working order , with key.
H 10"
W 5"
D 4"
France c. 1870
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
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Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
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Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 181


Height = 25 cm (10")
Width = 13 cm (5")
Depth = 10 cm (4")

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