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Mantel Clock - France, mid 19th Century Object Reg. No: ST 019427

Summary:
Mantel clock, black marble case with bronze statue of a hunter and dog. Made in France, mid 19th century.
Description:
Mantel clock, black marble case with bronze statue of a hunter and dog. Dial is black with gilt hands, roman numerals, a decorative outer border and a glass door. Base of the stand is a bronze table with wings.

Eight day movement. Spring wound. Strikes on bell.
Acquisition Information:
Loan & Subsequent Bequest from Mr John Askew, 1928
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 57 cm (Height), 15 cm (Width), 32 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: mantel clocks, striking clocks
Themes this item is part of: John Askew, Clock & Watch Collector (1890-1945), Horology Collection, Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: france
Inscriptions: Movement no. 1308, pendulum no. 1308.
Place & Date Made: France, circa 1860

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