Skeleton clock with percussion - compulsion - Brass - Second half 20th century

Description
Skeleton clock with percussion - compulsion - Brass - Second half 20th century
Mechanical - 8 day movement - One beat every hour - compulsive beat

Skeleton clock with fusee underneath glass case in a brass frame. . Numeral edge with white enamelled cartouches.
The skeleton clock with fusee movement has a "forced strike" so it always strikes a bell once, every full hour.
The eight-day movement is protected by a square glass bell jar on a matte black wooden base.

The movement has been serviced by a clock maker.
The lot comes with the original key.


the lot will be packaged safely and shipped registered and insured as two separate parcels, so slightly higher shipping costs apply, or it can be collected in Zeist (Netherlands).

Lot details
Object
Skeleton clock with percussion - compulsion
Material
Brass
Clock mechanism
Mechanical
Power Reserve
8 day movement
Striking
One beat every hour - compulsive beat
Estimated Period
Second half 20th century
Country of Origin
U.K.
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
In working order
Yes
Weight
8.9 kg
Height
54 cm
Depth
23 cm
Width
34 cm
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