Victorian Walnut Cased Striking Mantel Clock

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Object Description

Late Victorian walnut break arch mantel clock standing on a raised plinth and resting on four outswept gilded paw feet and surmounted by four flame finials and a central finial.

Heavy bevelled glass door opening to a brass dial with finely matted centre, silvered chapter ring with Roman numerals and original ‘blued’ steel hands. Gilded corner spandrels and a subsidiary dial for slow/fast regulation below the XII.

Gilded silk sound frets to both sides and brass decorative fret to the rear door.

Substantial brass plated eight day movement with ‘Ting-Tang’ quarter striking on two coiled gongs.

The movement numbered 83343 and marked RMS surrounding an engraved rose – The trademark for R.M. Schniekenburger. The firm was well known for making good quality movements for all types of clocks.

Object Condition

very good condition

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1508 532188
+44 (0)7785 280985

Dealer Location

Wacton, Norfolk

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