Night clock / nurse's clock Waltham - Brass, Glass - 19th century

Description
Night clock / nurse's clock Waltham - Brass, Glass - 19th century
Mechanical - 1 day movement - Not striking

Very unique night light with gas lighting from America. This clock was used by a nurse and was taken in the matching box. At the back of the stand there is a pipe and the gas pipe was connected to it. A description of how this clock works can be found in the last photos.
Documentation will be included.
The movement is running, only the hands axle has broken off. The hands and a handwheel are still present.
The dial is also broken and glued.
The cabinet is matching and original. It did suffer over time. On the outside of the lid you can see an image of a nurse.
On the inside of the lid, a beautiful depiction of the factory logo.

Lot details
Object
Night clock / nurse's clock Waltham
Material
Brass, Glass
Clock mechanism
Mechanical
Power Reserve
1 day movement
Striking
Not striking
Manufacturer
Waltham
Style
Neoclassical
Estimated Period
19th century
Country of Origin
America
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
In working order
No
Weight
1 kg
Height
13 cm
Depth
5 cm
Width
13 cm
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