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EXCEPTIONAL FRENCH CARTEL WALL CLOCK - Superb original condition

£3,495.00 or Best Offer Unsold, £30.00 Shipping, 14-Day Returns

Seller: clockbuster (627) 100%, Location: Sheffield, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 262707762305 Description . Occasionally is a particularly fine piece is aquired and when carefully restored the final results surpass all expectations and this is such a clock. The ormolu fire gilded case case retains virtually all its original finish and the quality of the castings are superb. It would be difficult to imagine a similar clock in better condition. The 6 inch diameter convex white enamel dial has blue numerals and is signed by the maker Etienne Deschamps a Paris who was a famous 19th Century manufacturer.Please examine the images of the beautifully fretted and finished gilded hands which are a work of art in themselves. The 8 day duration square plated French movement strikes the hours and half hours on a bell and is perfect working order having been recently restored. The elaborately designed case has some of the best castings I have seen which are enhanced by the quality of the castings.There are silk ed pierced sound fretts in the side and the swinging pendulum can be viewed through a glazed aperture. I have included several images which should show interested parties everything they need to know but a personal examination is encouraged and.any expert appraisal welcomed.The clock is even nicer in the flesh. This clock is totally original and genuine and I offer a full money back guarantee to this end. Please do not hesitate to get in touch if I can be of any further assistance The clock is 27 inches long, 13 wide and 5inches deep If the asking it now price is paid in full then I will deliver and set up the clock free of charge to the English mainland,Wales and the Scottish lowlands.I will also provide a 12 months guarantee under these circumstances. If a lesser offer is accepted then this will be sold as a trade sale with the clock as described and with shipping costs the responsibility of the buyer. I will ship this clock worldwide and I do pack them as well as possible. I have estimated for shipping in a purpose made double wall box. UK buyers are asked to use alternative means of payment to Pay Pal if at all possible. My contact details are at the bottom of most of my listings. Guesstimate prices areas follows Europe £70 USA £180 Asia and Australia £225 PaymentAll good must be paid for in full prior to shipping. Domestic buyers are asked to use alternative methods of payment to Pay Pal if at all possible Wire transfers are welcomed from all countries. ShippingEbay now charge 10% on shipping plus Pay Pal fees.These charges will be added to the shipping costs.All goods will be shipped within five days of payment. Collection is available by prior arrangement All goods paid using Pay pal will only be shipped to the pay pal confirmed address All goods will be shipped by courier ie UPS,DHL,Fed Ex or similar and will be tracked and signed for.I will not ship unless it is tracked and signed for. If you wish to use your own courier I will do all I can to assist. I only charge actual costs incurred for shipping BUT I will use a large box with plenty of packing to avoid damage and this will make shipping (particulary to foreign countries) a little more expensive due to volumetric weight. Custom made boxes,bubble wrap and peanuts all cost money and the cost of these materials will be added to the cost of shipping.For example a Vienna wall clock costs me £15 in materials.I do not charge for my time for packing. Every care will be taken when packing but no liability will be accepted for damage by the couriers and it must be remembered that it is virtually impossible to guarrantee 100 percent that a peice of glass may not be damaged on the odd occasion. Insurance is a difficult and expensive area with respect to antiques and usually has a low ceiling that is why I use recognised tracked and signed for couriers and do not insure seperately.If you wish to seperately insure your item I will do all I can to assist but the responsibility to arrange the said insurance is with the buyer Terms of SaleIt is requested that all buyers contact me within 24 hours and pay in full within 7 days unless a prior arrangement is made Please do not agree to buy something unless you intend to pay. Goods will not be despatched unless paid for in full. If you see a listing when you are financially indisposed the speak to me as we can probably arrange something to our mutual satisfaction. I have no intention whatsoever rip my customers off and I ask that any buyers afford me the same courtesy. Reputations take a lifetime to build and can be lost overnight. I want my customers to be happy and return time and time again so if you are dissatisfied in any way please get in touch. About UsI am an established purveyor of fine antique clocks and barometers with over 25 years experience dealing primarily with the trade and serious collectors who seek quality items on original condition. Customer satisfaction is paramount and I endeavour to be as honest and straighforward as possible in both my descriptions and the way business is conducted. Over the years I have supplied many of the top retail dealers in the world and have been involved in collectors finding those allusive additions to their collections. I have been reluctent to get involved with the modern world of E commerce dealing but it is obviously the way forward and I feel there are opportunities for someone who conducts their business with integrity. I also undertake commissions to sell and purchase clocks and barometers on behalf of clients on a percentage basis.Confidentiality is asssured. I also have worldwide contacts who have access to the finest items of a quality which do not appear on E bay and if you are looking for a particular item the please get in touch as I may well be able to help.All I ask is not to waste my time as I most certainly wont waste yours. Should you find one of my items when you are financially indisposed then please get in touch as I am sure that we can make a mutually beneficial agreement. Contact UsIf you have any queries then please email me at steammill@clocks17.freeserve.co.uk I may also be contacted 7 days a week between 10am and 10pm on 07860126089 International callers please dial 0044 7860 126089 Pictures sell! Auctiva Free Image Hosting.Show off your items with Auctiva's Listing Templates Auctiva, THE simple solution for eBay sellers. Condition: Outstanding condition with original gilding. Restored movement and working perfectly

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