Neuchatel antique clock (Swiss)

Rare original polychrome painting in perfect condition!

Quarter-striking and quarter-repeating, alarm function
Antique clocks - Pendulantic, antique clocks, collectors clocks. Logo pendulantic. Swiss antique clock from Neuchatel with guichet, quarter-striking and quarter-repeating, alarm function, polychrome decoration, 19th century

  • Date circa 1870
  • Total height : 35.43 inches / 90 cm
  • Width : 13.78 inches / 35 cm
  • Magnificent and very rare polychrome floral decoration painted on a black background. The decoration, the gilding and the Martin varnish are in perfect condition (except for some tiny retouch on the Martin varnish)
  • Beautiful enamel dial with roman numerals for the chapters and arabic numerals on the five minutes marks.
  • Superb and probably unique gilded brass hands! exceptional work with excellent finish. The minutes hand has been repaired in the past. The alarm function is ajustable with a 3rd hand (made of blue steel).
  • Very neat, original movement in excelent condition, quarter-striking and quarter-repeating.
  • Original pinwheel escapement.
  • Striking on two spiral gongs.
  • Alarm function.
Swiss antique clock from Neuchatel, quarter-striking and quarter-repeating, alarm function, polychrome decoration, 19th century

Swiss antique clock from Neuchatel, quarter-striking and quarter-repeating, alarm function, polychrome decoration, 19th century, details of the painting

CONDITION:

This Swiss antique clock from Neuchatel is in excellent condition

VALUATION :

This kind of Neuchâtel antique clocks usually have gold or cameo decoration, polychrome paintings are very rare and, consequently, very much sought-after by collectors. This antique Swiss clock stands out from the others by it's beautiful condition of and it's rarity.

The price for this elegant and very interesting Neuchatel clock is:

European antique clocks, change converterCHF 9'350.00 (Swiss francs)

Ref. : H6900

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