Seller: rabandclang (742) 100%, Location: Glasgow, Glasgow (City of), Ships to: GB & many other countries, Item: 142165911743 Condition: Clock works removed and battery clock inserted, Type: Imperial Clock, Age: Vintage, Style/ Origin/ Theme: Italian, Material: Brass / Ormolu, Details: This superbly crafted clock stands at Sixteen and a half inches tall. The width of the clock is fifteen inches. The weight is around 5kg The original clock works have been removed and replaced with a battery operated clock. The clock face reads "Imperial Made Italy" This clock as with a high number listed and sold on ebay as antique were actually made by an Italian company Named Farbel, Imperial is the trade name used on their clocks. Farbell were established in 1966 and make fine brass candelabra and clocks in designs taken from original antique items. You will often see them listed as "BREVETTATO" used as makers name and described as antique. BREVETTATO is merely the Italian word for trademark and the trademark for all of these is the mark of Farbel. They are wonderful and grand reproductions and highly priced by the manufacturer. They are not antique but certainly have the same design and quality of original items and therefore can easily pass as such in your own home.