Seller: yyppiz (2.296) 99.5%, Location: cwmbran, Torfaen, Ships to: Europe, Item: 172427811888 Details: This "Marie Antoinette " clock is a replica of the one in the V&A museum. It stands 15 1/2" high . The body is porcelain with a cobalt blue glaze and gold lustre. Around the dial there are Austrian crystals and the sun is made from brass. The movement is by the German manufacturer "Hermle" and has a "floating balance" escapement which means that there is no pendulum and the clock will run even when not level. It strike counts the hours on two bells with a gentle "ting-tang" . Also once on each half hour. Comes with key.