Original, neat French comtoise clock with an 8-day anchor escapement movement.
The clock is in good working condition and runs and strikes as it should.
Early anchor escapement, the so-called banana anchor, which has a semi-round shape instead of a 90-degree angle.
Neat brass feuille representing 'Farewell to a seaman' as depicted on page 144 in the book by Gustav Schmidt.
The dial is somewhat cracked.
The movement was professionally cleaned.
The clock has been fitted with new red ropes for the running and striking mechanism.
The clock comes complete with bracket and winding key.
Dimensions of clock case:
Height 25 cm
Width 25.5 cm
Depth 14 cm.
Size of the feuille:
Height 39 cm
Pendulum length 105 cm.
Photos are a part of the description.
This lot will be shipped well-packaged by registered post or can be picked up in Almelo, the Netherlands.
- Comtoise - Ρομαντική παράσταση
- Σίδερο (χυτό / σφυρήλατο), Χαλκός
- Clock mechanism
- Power Reserve
- 8 day movement
- half hour, one bell
- Estimated Period
- 1ο μισό του 19ου αιώνα
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- Σε κατάσταση λειτουργίας
- 15 kg
- 39 cm
- 14 cm
- 26 cm