Mantel and Table Clocks

Table clock with musical mechanism

    Table clock with musical mechanism

    Great Britain, London

    Circa 1860

    John Taylor

    Mahogany, gilded bronze

    Height 71 cm; cylinder 9.5 cm

    List of tunes: “Наневъ Ръкъ, Маршъ, Коль Славенъ Нашъ Господь, Боже Царя Храни, Славься, Руская песня”. Inscription between two dials: "No. 3790"


    Victorian epoch table clock with musical movement. The case stands on gilded carved feet, has the classic shape with dome-shaped lid, its front surface is ornated with carved onlay. The top of the case is supplemented with cones in the corners and at the top. The facade with a door with a keyhole and glass, semicircular in the upper part. The case facets are decorated with carved gilded onlays, the sides with wooden frames with carved pattern. Also on the sides of the case are Metal carrying handles are on the lateral sides as well.

    White dial with black Roman numerals and two black openwork hands, the golden hand indicates the date, the inscription “GRAVELL & TOLKEIN LONDON 3790” is in the center. Three keyholes are on the dial. Clock chime with six tunes and fourteen bells.