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French school clock with carving. - Wood, Oak - Second half 19th century

Beautiful original school clock made in France around 1870.
The case has an octagonal shape and is in good condition, free of woodworm.
Very beautiful hand-carved ornaments in the shape of flowers.

Oak framing with original flat glass, fitted within a round brass lunette.
Beautiful, undamaged wooden dial with enamel cartouches.

The movement is exceptionally sturdy and runs smoothly and accurately. Runs for approx. 8 days.
Everything was professionally cleaned, oiled and adjusted.
The clock comes complete with winding key.

Height: 45 cm.
Width: 38 cm
Depth: 17 cm.

The photos are part of the description.

This lot will be shipped well-packaged and by registered post only.

Object French school clock with carving.
Material Wood, Oak
Clock mechanism Mechanical
Power Reserve 8 day movement
Striking half hour, one gong
Estimated Period Second half 19th century
Dated 1870
Country of Origin France
Condition Excellent condition: barely used with minimal signs of wear
Weight 5 kg
Height 45 cm
Depth 17 cm
Width 38 cm
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