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SA787209

Joseph Soldano Carriage Clock No 441

Price

£3,650 | $5,087 USD | €4,254 EUR
Item Number: SA787209
Date of manufacture: 1860
Current Status: For sale
Seller: It's About Time
This antique has been viewed 43 times in the past week with the most views from France.

Description

An exceptional carriage clock by this early and sought after maker of 'Gorge' case carriage clocks. If you know about the earlier carriage clocks by J.Soldano then you will know that the all important Soldano numbered escapement which matches the clock number is present and correct on this clock. What is fascinating about this clock is the Gong and Hammer. The swap from bell striking carriage clocks to gong striking was being introduced around 1860 and through to 1870, this clock exhibits a very unique hammer with blued screws and a coiled gong of early design. It does make you wonder if this was and is one of the first gong striking, gorge cased carriage clocks produced by Soldano. We have photo's on our Instagram account of the escapement being taken apart, cleaned and serviced with the silvering being brightened up too. The clock has an engine turned masked dial and the top glass has the oval aperture to match. A 'Pons' stamp to the backplate who supplied the Blanc Roulant. It strikes the hour and half hour and has puch repeat too. The clock is in remarkable condition and can be viewed now in our shop from April the 12th (Post Lockdown). Further images can be emailed if required.
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It's About Time
www.antiqueclock.co.uk
www.theclockandwatchshop.co.uk
Members of the British Horological Institute and the British Watch and Clockmakers Guild.
Internal Ref: Soldano



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1860.


Dimensions

Height = 18 cm (7.1")
Width = 10 cm (3.9")
Depth = 9 cm (3.5")


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It's About Time
863 London Road
Westcliff-on-Sea
Essex
SS0 9SZ
United Kingdom
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