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Victorian mantel clock standing on a raised decorated plinth and resting on pad feet, surmounted by a ribbed pagoda top with turned finial.
The case is beautifully decorated with gilded, raised chinoiserie work featuring typical Chinese scenes on a green ground.
Brass bezel opening to a silvered dial with Roman numerals and original ‘blued’ steel hands signed Perry & Co. London.
Eight day movement striking the hours and halves on a coiled gong marked ‘S.Marti, No. 1915. C.1890
Watchmakers and clockmakers of the world by Brian Loomes lists Perry & Co. As working in London c.1881 and later.