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Antique French drum mantle clock on plinth quality mvt by Marc / Japy - working

Antique French drum mantle clock on plinth quality mvt by Marc / Japy - working
Current Price: £89.99 Buy Item
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Location: Wallingford

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A Lovely antique French cast metal drum head clock with glazed back door sat on a later mahogany plinth

Clock movement by quality French makers

Henri Marc / with a Japy Freres registered movement, Both from Paris

Movement also features a Brocot type fine adjustment train, sign of a quality movement. 

signed to back of movement with serial no: 49740 & Marc trade mark & a Japy Freres Medalion  

Quality French drum 2 train movement, strikes on the hour and half hour

Bevelled glass to both the front & back of the case & enamelled dial

All parts of the drum movement and dial are original (marked with the movement number) except the pendulum which is a later replacement, quite usual.. The mahogany plinth is also a later addition.

Complete with winding key, It is fully working & keeps good time

Pre-sale inspection & service actions: By the Clock Medic (www.Clockmedic.co.uk)

1.Movement removed and dusted - done

2. All pivots and pivot ends tested - OK

3. Springs tested - Done and are OK

4. Suspension spring tested (Attaches the pendulum)  - OK

5. Movement re-oiled with specialised clock oil

6.Re-assembled and run for at least 100 hours - OK

7.Regulated and keeps good time -OK

General condition of the item is good,  signs of a removed finial to the top, but not very noticeable

 but not too evident, all clearly seen in the photos.

All of which are clearly shown in the photos.

 So please consult them carefully and ask any questions you may have before bidding

WANT IT NOW? If no bids registered, always willing to consider buy it now bids at or above the start price

Clock:  29 cms high, 14 dia deep & 88 cms wide Dial face is 12 cms dia. 

& it weighs 3kgs approx complete

Shipping costs

UK signed for  £9.95

Can ship to most destinations worldwide please ask for quote

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