Seller: classictime2015 (2,928) 100%, Location: Stonehouse, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 391634483781 Condition: The clock is in excellent condition for age with original finish to the cast iron case still with a superb patina which is acquired through age. The case is original and showing some minimal age wear but all adds to its character and authenticity. Porcelain Dial is original and in superb condition, movement in full working order, Age: C1880, Type: Mantel/ Carriage Clock, Sub-Type: Mantel Clock, Style/ Origin/ Theme: Victorian French, Material: Embossed Cast Iron, Features: 8-Day, Details: This clock is a very very nice unusual french embossed cast iron 8 day striking mantel clock, it has its amazing look to it all in great condition for age with only minimal age wear, the case has its original finish to it Case is constructed from a good quality cast iron with various stag, hounds, birds, vine and floral embossed decoration which looks fantastic The case has a superb very rare design which looks absolutely superb on display It has a beautiful porcelain dial with arabic numerals, the dial is in superb original condition with original hands protected by its glass and hinged bezel door The clock has an 8 day french gong striking movement with an anchor escapement, the movement is in full working order keeping good time and striking the gong exactly how it should and comes with its french pendulum and a new winding key. Movement is signed with the Samuel Marti Medal Stamp The clock measures 13.5 inches high x 15 inches wide x 5.75 inches deep This is a perfect investment clock and a beautiful display piece and an extremely rare cast iron mantle clock which i am sure you would agree looks absoultely fantastic wherever it is displayed Approx Date: 1880 Rare Superb Antique 19thc French Embossed Cast Iron 8 Day Striking Mantel Clock Save time & money with FREE Auctiva Image Hosting.Create listings that get noticed! with Auctiva's 1,800+ Templates. Auctiva, The complete eBay Selling Solution.