See Details on eBay Watch Contact

Antique Gilbert Mantle Clock with Bell and Coil Chimes 1800s. Needs Repaired

£30.00 1 Bid Sold, £11.50 Shipping, 14-Day Returns

Seller: 893raven (1,155) 100%, Location: glasgow, Inverclyde, Ships to: GB, Item: 391637245510 RARE ANTIQUE ALL WOOD GILBERT MANTLE CLOCK WITH 2 STRIKING METHODS, STRIKES THE HALF ON A BELL AND STRIKES THE NUMBER OF HOURS ON A COIL GONG. THE CASE IS IN GREAT SHAPE AND IS ALL EBONIZED WOOD, THE COLUMBS ARE ALSO WOOD MADE TO LOOK LIKE MARBLE. BRASS LION HEAD WITH A RING IN MOUTH ON EACH END OF THE CASE. THE DIAL IS METAL AND SHOWS ITS AGE BUT IS SOLID WITH THE GILBERT "G" AND ON THE BOTTOM IS THE DESCRIPTION OF WHO AND WHERE IT WAS MADE. THE MOVEMENT THE GILBERT CLOCK Co. STAMPED ON THE FRONT PLATE. THIS TYPE OF CLOCK SPEED IS ADJUSTED WITH A KEY AND AS IN PIC 12 THE BRASS ROD PART ON THE INSIDE HAS THE DATE OF THE PATENT AS APRIL 2? 1835. GLASS IS UNMARKED. NOW THE PROBLEM. THE CLOCK WILL RUN FOR THE 8 DAYS AS THE PENDULUM SWINGS AND THE MOVEMENT TICKS BUT IT WONT STRIKE ON THE 2 METHODS. THE MINITE HAND IS VERY LOOSE BUT WHEN ITS MOVED BY HAND IT STRIKES THE BELL AND THE COIL. SIZES ARE WIDTH 42CM X 28CM HIGH AND 17 CM DEEP. IF MORE INFO. OR PICS. NEEDED PLEASE ASK. Condition: needs work see description., Age: Antique, Pre-1900, Sub-Type: Mantel Clock, Material: Wood, Other, Type: Mantle / Bracket, Style/ Origin/ Theme: American, Features: 8-Day

PicClick Insights PicClick Exclusive

  •  Price -
  •  Popularity - 108 Views, N/A Watching, High amount of views. 1 sold, 0 available. Has 1 bid.
  •  Seller - Great seller with very good positive feedback and over 50 ratings.

People Also Loved