12: Bronze Mounted Triple Fusee Bracket Clock

Bronze Mounted Triple Fusee Mahogany Bracket Clock. 7 in. silvered dial with black incised Roman hour numerals and 5 minute numbers, on a filigree engraved gilt bronze back plate with sub dials for "Silent-Chime", "Westminster-Chime On Eight Bells" and beat adjustment. Heavy quality brass 8 day triple chain fusee spring driven movement with progressive quarter hour strike on 4 coiled gongs or a nest of 8 bells and hour strike on a cathedral gong; has a heavy brass pendulum with lockdown hardware. In a mahogany case with gilt bronze pineapple finial and filigree mounts on a turned domical top, has fancy gilt bronze filigree mounts throughout with claw feet and figural maiden bust corner pilasters. Case has a beautiful old original French polished finish, in very good condition with no missing wood or mounts, movement runs and chimes, hour strike is not functioning; has crank and door key. 28 in. high x 15 in. wide x 12 in. deep. Weight: 52.75 lbs.

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