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SA613273

Excellent 8 Inch Rosewood Fusee Dial Clock - French , London

Price

£2,495 | $3,477 USD | €2,908 EUR
Item Number: SA613273
Date of manufacture: 1870
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Steam Mill Clocks
This antique has been viewed 40 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

This is an excellent English fusee dial clock of small size and excellent quality and made by the famous company of French , Royal Exchange , London who were highly regarded as one clock retailers having been founded by clockmaker Santiago James Moore French.This clock is of elegant proportions having a cream dial of only 8 inches in diameter and a cast bezel. .
The substantial 8 day duration fusee movement has squared plates which would date the clock circa 1870. The movement is in perfect order having been recently serviced .
The overall quality is better than normal with the case having a curved top and a locking bezel and bottom door
Unusually the case is veneered in Rosewood on an oak carcase which is of excellent grain . The colour and finish are excellent , particularly the veneer used on the front of the case.
I welcome any any expert appraisal whatsoever.
Obviously,any potential clients are very welcome to view the clock prior to purchase (or pay on delivery)to ensure that they are satisfied with their purchase
This clock is 9 3/4 inches (total) in diameter 4 1/2 inches deep . The overall height is 12 inches
The condition is excellent and the finish is as good as anyone can possibly expect and has wonderful colour.There are some age related marks as you would expect on any item which is almost 200 years old but nothing else worth mentioning specifically.It is ready to hang straight on the wall.
The proportions are perfect and is worthy of gracing the wall of the most discerning collector.
Hopefully the images will show show interested parties all they need to see but prospective buyers are very welcome to view.
This clock is much nicer in the flesh as my photographic skills are very poor.
If the buy it now price is paid in full I will ,deliver /ship the clock free of charge in England ,Wales and the Scottish lowlands and provide a 2 year guarantee .Should a lesser offer be accepted it will be a trade sale with the clock being sold as described and shipping costs being the responsibility of the buyer.
I will ship this clock worldwide .
Guesstimate prices areas follows
Europe 70
USA 120
Asia and Australia 160
During these uncertain times, Steam Mill Clocks is very much still open for business. As of 31/12/2020 most of the UK is in tier 4 lock down thus we are not allowed visitors to view our items.
Although not perfect by any means we are happy to inform you that we welcome video viewing of our stock, this allows any enquiry to be answered while prospective customers are viewing said item. We are happy to offer this service via most platforms such as zoom/ whats app / facetime and skype. If this is something you would like to consider please contact us to arrange a call from us on your preferred platform at a time convenient for you.
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Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1870.


Dimensions

Height = 31 cm (12.2")
Width = 25 cm (9.8")
Depth = 11 cm (4.3")


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Steam Mill Clocks
Derbyshire
United Kingdom
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