French longcase clock around 1880

French longcase “Comtoise” clock around 1880

French longcase “Comtoise” clock around 1880

Description

Pinewood decorated long-case clock around 1880.

Eight day movement with alabaster dial and enamel cartouche Roman numerals.

Posted weight driven two train movement with anchor escapement. Rack striking on a surmounted bell and hour repetition striking on a gong.

The painting on the case and the polychrome painting on the clock and pendulum are original. the ship in the pendulum is moving.

Height 2.4 m.