Seller: timerunner56 (980) 100%, Location: Bournemouth, Dorset, Ships to: GB & many other countries, Item: 293136783722 A Delightful French Gilt Mantle Clock With Painted Panels A delightful French bell striking mantle clock with gilt metal case hand painted panels, pillars and dial. Beautifully hand painted depiction on the centre of the dial of a river side cottage which is repeated on the handles, while below it the panel depicts a courting couple in period dress. The brass bezel has thick bevelled glass. The case is also nicely detailed with birds with a nest full of eggs can be found at the top of the case. There is a repair required to the back two legs, one has a small crack while the other is slightly bent (see photos).The French 8 day bell striking movement looks in nice condition and is ticking away well and the springs are good and fully wound. When the hands are manually rotated it moves and strikes well. But not tested for time keeping so sold as is for restoration only This item is sold with a pendulum and key and measures 14.5in tall 8.5in wide x 4.5in deep. A fine quality mantle clock sold as seen for parts/restoration with no returns.Happy to answer any questions, either via message or phone ( 07761 432112 ) Terms and ConditionsAll my items are sold for restoration and consequently sold as seen without a guarantee. I do not sell reproduction items or copies, I also do not clean or restore my items but prefer to offer them in a genuinely sleepy state ready for professional restoration. I often do have items for sale that are in superb 'ready to use' condition and have many satisfied clients built up over 20 years. Please see my feedback.UK buyers, please make payment by Personal Cheque or Paypal. I do also on occassion accept payment in cash when the items are collected in person. Overseas buyers must pay by Paypal only in UK Pound Sterling. Please note that the buyer is responsible for any costs relating to customs including Import tax.Please ensure you have the funds to pay for your item prior to leaving a bid.Please always obtain a shipping cost prior to making a bid. I always pack my items very well and securely using appropriate materials. ALL my items are sent by 'Recorded Delivery' and require a signature upon delivery. Please note that as all shippers refuse to insure antique clocks in transit I cannot offer a guarentee for their safe arrival, but will always ensure that they are well protected in transit and with a recognised courier. The item will be tracked within the UK and a proof of postage will always be provided. I am also happy to always combine postage for multiple purchases.In the unlikely event of a problem, please contact me first so that I can have the opportunity to arrange a solution. I always appreciate positive feedback, which I am happy to return after I have received it. Please ensure you have the funds to pay for your item prior to leaving a bid.