HUGE Antique Oak & Ormolu Bracket Mantel Clock WINTERHALDER & HOFFMEIER W & H

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Seller: Top-Rated Seller cgfclocks (2,111) 100%, Location: GB, Ships to: Free Local Pickup, Item: 123748567755 HUGE Oak & Ormolu Victorian Bracket Clock ‘Ting Tang' Quarter Striking Movement Winterhalder & Hoffmeier ALL OUR CONTACT INFORMATION IS LISTED UNDER 'BUSINESS SELLER INFORMATION' DESCRIPTION: This truly is a stunning Victorian Oak Bracket clock. The case incorporates some incredible ormolu detailing and is finished off with lovely brass finials. This is a superb clock made by the renowned makers Winterhalder & Hofmeier, GERMANY. A lovely feature is that the movement is quarter striking with a 'ting tang' strike. If you are looking for an exquisite clock, this one will surely fit the bill. Please note the wine bottle is not included in the sale it is just to show the grand proportions of this clock. The arched door opens via a key to access the dial which is in perfect condition. The dial is a work of art in it's own right. The dial is brass and has a separate chapter ring which is beautifully etched with Roman Numerals with small Arabic numerals above, between the numerals is further beautifully etched. To the four corners and to the arch is adorned with lovely detailed spandrels and it is finished with a super pair of shaped fingers. To the arch is another dial to regulate the clock namely the 'FAST/SLOW' The door is flanked by lovely ormolu detailing with a maidens head, again the attention to detail is outstanding. The clock is finished with four wonderful flame finials to the four corners and an acorn finial to the top and a lovely floral ormolu detailing. The clock is raised on pretty decorative scroll feet. To the sides there are lovely decorative arched fretted panels, and above them is a lovely decorative carrying handles. There is a lovely brass fretted door to the rear lined in fabric, the door is opened by a catch. The case is in lovely condition, and has a lovely rich patina and is a lovely rich honey colour. It is very difficult to convey through photographs the level of fantastic workmanship which has gone into this clock. But as you will note from the photographs there are fine detailing which set the clock of wonderfully. The clock has recently been serviced and as such is happily ticking away and keeping good time. The clock chimes one 'ting tang' on the quarter past, two 'ting tangs' on the half past and three 'ting tangs' on the quarter to. Finally it then strikes the hours on the hour. The movement is access via a door to the rear which is opened by the same key as opens the front. The door also has a lovely fretted panel which is lined in fabric. The movement is stamped with with the ' W & H Sch' which is the trademark for the renowned makers Winterhalder & Hofmeier, GERMANY who made high quality clocks mainly for the English market. In addition this clock comes complete with it's winding key and pendulum. DIMENSIONS The approximate dimensions are: - 11.75 inches / 30 cm wide (across feet). - 9 inches / 23 cm deep (across feet). - 19.75 inches / 50 cm high. AGE: The clock dates to circa 1900. CONDITION: The case is in lovely condition as can be seen from the photographs. The clock has recently been serviced so the movement is happily ticking and striking away and keeping good time. This exquisite Victorian Bracket clock really is wonderful and it will grace any room where it is placed, so happy bidding. Payment: Please ensure that we receive payment within 2 days of the close of auction. Payment methods listed. For collection in person, cash on collection. Please email any other questions before bidding and only bid if you are serious about buying. Collection / Delivery: Buyer to collect from Tarporley, Cheshire. There is a possibility of local delivery please contact us. If you are unable to collect you are welcome to arrange a courier. The following couriers can provide a quote:· Mark Woodrow on 07525 761169.· PH Couriers on 01325 365123.· Chris Hodge of GEAR SHIFTERS on 07979 603390. Please note all courier costs to be paid directly by buyer, we have no affiliation to these couriers, they are independent. Unless prior arrangements have been made all items to be collected within 14 days.Items still uncollected after 28 days will be charged storage at a rate of £5 per day. ALL OUR CONTACT INFORMATION IS LISTED UNDER 'BUSINESS SELLER INFORMATION' Ref : bracket clock b69 Condition: Please see photographs and description. The case is in lovely condition as can be seen from the photographs. The clock has recently been serviced so the movement is happily ticking and striking away and keeping good time., Type: Bracket Clock, Features: TING TANG, Age: Antique, Pre-1900, Style/ Origin/ Theme: Victorian, Material: Oak, Condition: Used, Clock Type: Bracket Clock

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