335 Greenlawn Rd Greenlawn, NY 11740 United States 631.757.9521
Email Dealer


$ 9,200

C.1880 Rare French Portico Clock with Turret Form Movement

Period 19th Century
W. 10 in; H. 19 in;
W. 25.4 cm; H. 48.26 cm;
Description c.1880 Rare French Portico Clock with Turret Form movement.
A late 19th century French mantle clock with the movement and dial mounted on different planes.
Inv. #: f247
Maker: unsigned
Case: The gilt-bronze and mahogany portico style case has the movement above and the dial and motion work below set between the two front Doric columns.
Dial: The white porcelain chapter-ring dial has black Roman numerals for the hours, brass spade hands and the motion work suspended in the center.
Movement: The eight-day time and strike turret form movement has large screwed posts, shaped plates, a Brocot style escapement, a compensating pendulum with a screwed beat adjustment, a knurled hand-set and strikes on a glass bell.
For a clock with a similar form see: ‘Skeleton Clocks’, Royer-Collard, pg.72.
Styles / Movements Victorian
Incollect Reference Number 168161
Sign In To View Price close

You must Sign In to your account to view the price. If you don’t have an account, please Create an Account below.

Loading... Loading...
  • This website uses cookies to track how visitors use our website to provide a better user experience. By continuing to browse this website, you are agreeing to our cookie policy
Join InCollect close

Join to view prices, save favorites, share collections and connect with others.

Forgot Password?
  • Be the first to see new listings and weekly events
    Invalid Email. Please try again.