Mantel and Table Clocks

Mantel clock with musical movement

    Mantel clock with musical movement

    Western Europe

    circa 1840

    Wood, bronze; gilding

    Height 75 cm


    Clock case is made in the form of an openwork pagoda with bells and figures of a man and a woman in the national Chinese costumes. Clockwork movement with pendulum and a half-hour bells’ chime. Musical movement is mounted in the oval stand, onlay with switches and a cord for starting the movement are on the right side.