Museum piece wall clock, made in France, around the mid 19th century.
Completely made in silver, excluding the case back, dial, hands and movement.
Hallmarked on the very top with the head of Minerva, used from 1838, silver grade is also indicated which is almost pure: 950/1000.
An important collector's item both for wall clocks and antique silver. Difficult to find on the market. Superb quality workmanship.
Measurements: 20.5 x 13.5 x 5.5 cm
Weight: 1,143 g
Overall in good condition (bearing in mind the item is approx. 150 years old). The mechanism is working, it is incorrect by about 5 minutes a day. The only small flaw is the dial which has three small chips.
Hallmarks, weight and flaws are highlighted within the last photos.
Sold with the winding key.
Insured shipping with tracking.
- Important Wall Clock in Solid Silver
- .950 silver
- Clock mechanism
- Power Reserve
- 8 day movement
- Not striking
- Estimated Period
- Mid 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
- 1143 g
- 20.5 cm
- 5.5 cm
- 13.5 cm