LARGE RESTORED FRENCH ANTIQUE RICHARD & CO STRIKING CARRIAGE CLOCK c1890 [654CC]
Description of the item
A large restored French striking carriage clock retailed by fine Victorian jewellers 'Walter Wyatt' Bournemouth. The case and mechanism have both been completely stripped cleaned and renovated. - The corniche style case with thick 1/4" inch bevel edge glass oval top window, and a clear enamel dial with black Roman numerals, outer minute chapter ring and blued steel spade hands. The 8 day movement by this eminent French horologist 'Richard & Co. Paris' having its original lever platform escapement with split bi-metallic temperature compensated balance wheel and blued steel hairspring strikes the hours and halves on a gong. This fine clock made in Paris is of course supplied complete with key. (France, c. 1890)
The clock is in good condition and fully working. All glasses in good condition. The mechanism and case have been stripped cleaned and serviced. Supplied with double ended winder.
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