14: Sonora Chime Mahogany Bracket Clock
Description

Sonora Chime Mahogany Bracket Clock. Mahogany case has an arched top, inlaid borders, turned and fluted corner columns with brass capitols, brass corner finials and lower panel with seashell inlay and quarter fan inlays with a nice enhanced original finish. Original 8 in. silvered dial signed Sonora, incised hour numbers, fancy blued pierced hands, silvered door bezel with convex glass; brass spring driven movement has an hour coiled gong strike. Separate spring driven chime mechanism in the base winds from the right side of the case and strikes a toned Sonora chime 12 tunes on 10 cupped bells playing from a 7.75 in. long silvered cylinder, mechanism plays just before the hour. Has beautiful sound, case is missing its back panel, has paper label tune card on the back of the lower front panel. 19 in. high x 13 in. wide x 8 in. deep. Weight: 35 lbs.

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