An electromagnetic balance mantel timepiece, serial number 4537 dated c.1910, by the Eureka Clock Company Limited.
The clock is supported on a mahogany base with a five glass lift-off lid.
The electromagnetic movement has a large bimetallic balance with timing weights around its circumference. To the centre of the balance is a ball bearing pivot over a regulation adjustment scale which is inscribed EUREKA CLOCK Co. LTD., LONDON , PAT. No. 14614 – 1906, No. 4537, MADE IN ENGLAND.
The 4¼-inch convex enamel dial ring sits within a cast brass bezel. The dial has Arabic numerals and blued steel spade hands.
The battery compartment is hidden under the base of the clock, and contains a regulated battery which takes 4 x standard ‘C’ batteries.