Description & Technical information

Case of walnut burr veneer, some small repairs, alabaster vase on top, surface cleaned and slightly repolished, gilded brass applications, 36 hours movement, thread suspended pendulum, Austrian grande-sonnerie strike on two bells, sounding the quarter and last hour at each quarter, with levers to the side for 'quarters only' or 'strike only', strike repeater, porcelain dial and inner date ring, movement has been overhauled by an expert clock-maker, first class original condition. 

Date:  Around 1812
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  Austrian
Medium: walnut burr veneer
Dimensions: 41 x 22.5 x 12 cm (16¹/₈ x 8⁷/₈ x 4³/₄ inches)
Provenance: Private property, Austria probably from theformer property of Johann von Ottenfeld