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American Ansonia Open Well Wall Clock

A very decorative American antique wall clock crafted in the late 1800’s by the Ansonia Clock Company. Ansonia is known to have produced its highest-quality clocks during that time period. This beautiful open-well form clock has a stately presence. It is elaborately ornamented in great detail with various motifs done in relief, repouss√©, and gilt bronze ormolu.

An eight-day, two-weight driven movement keeps the time, and announces the hour and half-hour with a pleasing strike on a tuned gong. The time displays on the ornate repoussé brass dial fitted with porcelain cartouch numerals and bold fleur de lys hands. The weights also have a decorative brass-finished twist design. As a nod to provenance, the clock bears a small commemorative plaque for the historic Detroit Club. And finally, this fine Ansonia wall clock is fully restored and carries a one-year warranty.

40″H x 17″W x 9″D

Circa 1880

SKU: MSEA 3 $8,200 Inquire
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  • American
  • Ansonia Clock Company
  • Open-well Wall Clock
  • Walnut
  • Two-weight, Eight-day Movement
  • Ornate with Relief, Repouss√©, and Ormolu
  • Restored, One-year Warranty
  • 40″H x 17″W x 9″D
  • Circa 1880