An attractive French ormolu and porcelain-mounted Mantel Clock, retailed by Roskell & Co of Liverpool

Price: £1250
Stock No. 1067/2021/QSA
An attractive French ormolu and porcelain-mounted Mantel Clock, retailed by Roskell & Co of Liverpool, who were very fine clockmakers at the time. The case is of ormolu, mounted on an alabaster base with an oval “Sevres” porcelain panel featuring a pheasant to the centre, whilst raised on pretty cast ormolu feet. The eight-day movement strikes hours and half-hours on a bell and retains it is good enamel dial in perfect condition. Original blued steel “moon hands” and original pendulum.
c1860-70