Seller: timerunner56 (640) 100%, Location: Bournemouth, Dorset, Ships to: GB & many other countries, Item: 291935187296 Good French Portico Mantle ClockA very nice Portico mantle clock by 'Japy Freres'. This good early piece has a nicely inlaid case with barley twist pillars. The case has a couple of historical worm holes which is nothing to worry about. The white enamel dial is original and has a couple of chips (see photos) while the hands are beautifully detailed. Very finely detailed casting of the bezel around dial and at the top and bottom of pillars. A very fine early movement which is signed 'Japy Freres', while one of the springs will need replacing so is offered for restoration with no returns. A beautiful quality period clock that is sold as seen for restoration/parts.Postal costs refer to UK mainland addressesHappy to answer any questions, either via message or phone ( 07761 432112 ) Terms and ConditionsAll my items are sold for restoration and consequently sold as seen without a guarantee. I do not sell reproduction items or copies, I also do not clean or restore my items but prefer to offer them in a genuinely sleepy state ready for professional restoration. I often do have items for sale that are in superb 'ready to use' condition and have many satisfied clients built up over 20 years. Please see my feedback.UK buyers, please make payment by Personal Cheque or Paypal. I do also on occasion accept payment in cash when the items are collected in person. Overseas buyers must pay by Paypal only in UK Pound Sterling. Please note that the buyer is responsible for any costs relating to customs including Import tax.Please ensure you have the funds to pay for your item prior to leaving a bid.Please always obtain a shipping cost prior to making a bid. I always pack my items very well and securely using appropriate materials. ALL my items are sent by 'Recorded Delivery' and require a signature upon delivery. Please note that as all shippers refuse to insure antique clocks in transit I cannot offer a guarentee for their safe arrival, but will always ensure that they are well protected in transit and with a recognised courier. The item will be tracked within the UK and a proof of postage will always be provided. I am also happy to always combine postage for multiple purchases.In the unlikely event of a problem, please contact me first so that I can have the opportunity to arrange a solution. I always appreciate positive feedback, which I am happy to return after I have received it. Please ensure you have the funds to pay for your item prior to leaving a bid.