Long-case Clocks

Long-case clock with chime

    Long-case clock with chime

    Paul Buhre firm

    Mahogany, brass, glass; gilding, lathing, carving

    Height 243 cm

    Inscription on the dial: "Paul Buhre"


    Long-case clock, mechanical, mahogany veneered, with a blind and glass doors, with bottom-extending plinth. The case central and upper parts with bevelled corners, decorated with fluting grooves with brass inserts at the ends. The top of the clock ends with curved profile, complemented by brass ball-shaped pommel with peaks. Gilded dial with two openwork hands, with Roman numerals hours’ graduation, minutes' scale  with  Arabic numerals. A small dial indicating seconds is in the center of the main one. The chapter ring is decorated with gilded floral pattern with curls. Movement with pendulum, lever escarpment, two spring motors, with hour chime.