Antique 1910 GILBERT Black Pillar Column Mantel Clock
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Here is a recent estate find from a Historic New England Estate. This is a Rare Antique Working 1910 Wm. L. Gilbert "Defiance" Black Pillar Column Mantel Clock in Good Condition. It has a Beautiful Footed Black Lacquer Wood Case with Brass Accents, and Ornate Pillar Columns. It measures approx. 17" wide x 10 3/4" tall x 6 1/2" deep. The dial is made of Paper with Ornate Brass Decorative Floral Overlay, Very Fancy! It is signed "Gilbert", overall very nice, as pictured. The Signed Brass Mechanical movement is an 8 day Chime and strike movement, with Coil Spring Gong Chime ,which chimes the correct amount of times on the hour, and a Bell Chime which chimes once on the half hour. It is signed "G 1910 Wm L Gilbert Clock Co. Winsted Conn. USA". Included is the Original Winding Key and Pendulum. The Original Gilbert "Defiance" Paper Label is on the Bottom. This clock runs strong and keeps excellent time, but will probably need to be lubed and adjusted again after shipping! Due to the delicate nature of these old clocks, I am selling this "as is" with No Reserve. Don't pass this one up, You won't find one like this again!!!! This is Estate fresh, sold as found. This will make a stunning addition to your home! Worldwide Shipping, Paypal Welcome, $299.00 or Best Offer, Check out my other Rare CLOCK Auctions in my Ebay Store!!!