An early French provincial iron and brass Morbier wall clock with brass pointer, 1730

An early French provincial iron and brass Morbier wall clock with brass pointer, 1730

Price: € 3850

Offered by Cor van der Heijden Antique Clocks




An early French provincial iron and brass Morbier wall clock with brass pointer, An iron case with side doors with a floral openwork brass crown.

Dial

23.5 cm iron dial with engraved brass chapter ring with Roman numerals, a single brass hour hand and a brass alarm disc.

Movement

8-day weight-driven movement with a Morbier striking mechanism, compulsory strike on the half hour, the whole hours with a saw striking mechanism in full and alarm on a bell, the movement has a central brass alarm disc for setting the alarm, which is also driven by weights.

Housing

An iron cabinet with side doors with a floral openwork brass crown.

Origin
France
Period
Around 1730
Material
Brass, Iron
Reference
100-72
Sizes
23 x 19.1 x 12.8 cm

Offered by

Cor van der Heijden Antique Clocks

't Hofke 28
5374 HE Schaijk
The Netherlands

+31(0)6 51 169 169
http://www.clocksantique.nl

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