Large Antique Purvis & Bishop Oak Cased Clock Richard & Cie French Movement

Large Antique Purvis & Bishop Oak Cased Clock Richard & Cie French Movement

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Large Antique Purvis & Bishop Oak Cased Clock Richard & Cie French Movement:


An antique 19th century large sized mantle clock produced by Purvis & Bishop of 8 North Audley Street, London. The firm was active C1851-1881. The clock case is carved in oak and of architectural form.

The clock contains a French 8 day brass movement striking upon a bell. The movement marked "R & Cie London & Paris" possibly by the maker Richard & Cie, London and Paris.

The clock benefits from a large white enamel dial with painted black roman numerals and a beveled glass window / bezel.

Supplied with pendulum and bell.

Not in working order.

Marks & Back-stamps
Dial Marked "PURVIS & BISHOP"
Movement marked "R & C LONDON AND PARIS

Size and Weight
Measures 48.5cm 19" tall.
Weight n/a


The clock is not in working order. Key springs are fine. It ticks for a intermittently and requires attention.
The wooden case displays well.
-Split to one side of the top.
-Split to wooden front panel below the dial.
-Occasional small further faults etc to wood possible.
-The latch to hold door at the back is not original.
Age commensurate wear throughout.
Please gauge condition using photos provided.
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Large Antique Purvis & Bishop Oak Cased Clock Richard & Cie French Movement:

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