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Details about  A FINE QUALITY ANTIQUE FRENCH GILT BRONZE ORMOLU CLASSICAL MANTEL CLOCK 1766

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A FINE QUALITY ANTIQUE FRENCH GILT BRONZE ORMOLU CLASSICAL MANTEL CLOCK 1766
A-FINE-QUALITY-ANTIQUE-FRENCH-GILT-BRONZE-ORMOLU-CLASSICAL-MANTEL-CLOCK-1766
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Item condition:
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Ended:
May 10, 2012
Winning bid:
GBP 709.00
Approximately US $1,141.35(including shipping)
28 bids ]
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Item location:
gloucestershire junc 13 M5, United Kingdom

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170835736390
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A FINE QUALITY ANTIQUE FRENCH GILT BRONZE ORMOLU CLASSICAL MANTEL CLOCK 1766

Very Warm Welcome From

Cotswold Clocks

 

 

Why buy your antique clock from us?

 Over the past few years we have become one of the largest online sellers of top quality affordable antique clocks and we have a huge experience in knowing exactly what people want from thier purchase and the customer service they expect and deserve when purchasing an antique clock online including customer service, packing & shipping, payments, guarantees, returns ect - full details of all our services are included in the bottom of this page which i encourage you to read fully so you know exactly what service you will recieve when purchasing from us

 we are happy to spread the cost of any clock over a couple of months to help finance your purchase, please contact us first for details

 Description

I have just recieved a huge private collection of clocks from holland, they are in working order and have been cared for, there are some real beauties from the large collection so please keep an eye out for them

This is a superb unusual top top quality french solid gilt bronze ormolu mantel clock in classical design

superb classical designs and made from the highest quality gilt bronze ormolu with scrolled feet and scolled lady mask head pillaers to sides and various classical motifs and embossed decorations, im sure the photographs can describe it a lot better than me

very impressive palace proportions measures 24 inches high x 14.5 inches wide x 8.25 inches deep

this is a fantastic quality clock very heavy and is one of the best models i have ever had the pleasure to own, would make a fantastic investement piece and very very impressive

original french porcelain cartouche and embossed bronze dial with blue roman numerals and original black hands all protected by its bevelled glass and hinged bezel door 

orginal french 8 day bell strike movement which strikes the bell on the half and full hours counting the hours comes with its brass pendulum and a new brass winding key

the movement comes in working order keeping good time and striking the bell when it should

stunning beautiful looking display clock in full working order and it is a real pleasure to look at

Condition Report

The clock is in great condition for age with no damage, the clock has its original gilt ormolu finish to the solid bronze which has minimal age wear showing but looks beautiful displayed anywhere and all adds to its character and has superb attention to detail

all ormolu mounts have thier original gold gilt ormolu finish to them which is stunning and everything shouts out top quality when looking at it

the porcelain and bronze dial is in excellent near mint condition for age requiring only a light clean 

this is a fine quality early c1870 solid bronze ormolu french mantle clock which looks very impressive wherever it is displayed

 

 

 buyers will be given a option to purchase a custom made wooden crate for thier purchase which will protect the item through shipping, there will be a small charge of £15 per wooden crate to cover material costs but are well worth having to ensure safe delivery and will include full insurance through transit from door to door if the wooden crate is purchased, please contact us to arrange this after purchasing

Collection in person for any of my items is more than welcomed during opening hours all my contact details are below should you wish to

 

Important information about our clocks

We source a lot of our clocks from private collections all over europe and from specialist clock fairs to ensure we continue to supply top quality antique clocks at affordable prices

Please note: All our antique clocks are tested in the workshop for a period of 8 days and working condition is described above, some clocks will work fine without problem, some will have faults but these will be clearly stated in the condition report above

All antique clocks no matter where you buy them from be it auction, antique shop, clock dealer, clock specialist, internet will need setting up properly, fine adjustment and setting into beat when moved and transported, there is plenty of information available on the internet to help you with this but if you have any problems at all then you can contact me and i can send you some information to try and help you, please note a confident clock person / specialist may be required 

 

Packing & shipping

   

We pack all items professionally using plenty of packaging materials and custom made wooden crates where applicable to ensure all items are recieved in the condition they left us, countrys outside the uk shipping prices include a wooden crate, uk have an option weather or not to have wooden crate, there will be a small charge of £15 per wooden crate to cover material costs but are well worth having to ensure safe delivery

 

we will use professional couriers to transport the parcels from us to you and these will provide a full online tracking number so you can keep an eye on the parcel as soon as it leaves me

countries outside the e.u may have custom delays and customs charges import duties ect all of which i cannot control (please contact your local customs office to find out if fees aply to you) however, i will send all relevant customs forms and certificates with the parcels to minimise any delays as much as possible       

 

Customer Guarantee

We offer a guarantee on all our items for your piece of mind so if you are not completely happy with the clock when it arrives then all you need to do is pack it up safely and return it back to us to the address below in the condition you recieved it and we will issue a full refund to you excluding return shipping costs

If on the rare occasion you do experience an issue or problem with your clock then please email us or ring us on the following details and we will do our utmost to sort the problem out efficiently and amicably, you can contact us on

Cotswold Clocks, Unit 4E Inchbrook Trading Estate, Woodchester, Gloucestershire, GL5 5EY

TEL: 01453 835583 / 07846298846

(mon - fri 8 a.m - 4 p.m)

 

Payments

We accept secure payments by credit/debit cards over the telephone, paypal, bank cheque, postal orders

 

we are happy to spread the cost of any clock over a couple of months to help finance your purchase, please contact us first for details








































Business seller information

cotswold clocks
unit 4e
inchbrook trading estate
woodchester
Gloucestershire
gl55ey
United Kingdom

Phone:01453 835583
Email:tictocs4you@yahoo.co.uk

Return policy

Return policy details
i will accept returns on my items for a full refund excluding return shipping

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