Walnut and brass inlaid break arch top bracket clock. The round convex painted dial is signed Desbois London with Roman hour numerals. Blued steel hands.
The eight day, double fusee movement has an anchor escapement and strikes the hours on a gong. The backplate is signed Desbois London.
The highly figured walnut case with brass framed panel below the cast brass bezel having a convex bevelled glass. Pierced wood frets to the sides.
- Height. 17 inches (43 cm)
- Date. Circa 1830.
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