French 8 day Morbier clock of Louis XV. period, 8 day string wound movement with verge escapement, folded pendulum with a plomb bob, half and full hour striking on bell, rack striking system, no repetition of full hour which normally is typical for Morbier clock but not for very early ones, slightly double shaped enamel dial with Roman hour and Arabic minute numerals, hand sawn iron hands as well as hand sawn brass head piece and corner decorations.

Measurements of the clock:  height x width x depth:

Movement cage: 24,5 cm x 21,5 cm x 14,5 cm

Clock case: 37,0 x 21,5 x 16 cm, total height of clock:  161,00 cm

Dial diameter: 21,3 cm, length of pendulum: 161,00 cm.

This clock was made approx. 1760/65.

The dial was slightly damaged and has been partially restored,  the bell and the pendulum are repro-parts, all other parts of this clock originally fit together.

Price upon request. 

1. Gesamtansicht Oberteil
2. Gesamtansicht Oberteil  1
3. Gesamt mit Pendel
4. Dach
5. Werk von vorn
6. Werk von vorn seitlich
7. Gehwerk
8. Schlagwerk

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