JOHN HARDMAN & CO., BIRMINGHAM
GOTHIC REVIVAL SILVER PLATE MANTEL CLOCK, CIRCA 1860
the circular enamelled dial with Roman numerals and twin train movement enclosed within plated case with flowering foliate filigree frame, centred with cartouche bearing owner's cypher, raised on an oak stand with applied rosette frieze and plaque, bearing inscription MOMENTUM UNDE PENDET ETERNITAS (Eternity depends on the present moment)
49cm high
Estimate £3,000-4,000 + fees

Note: Hardman & Co. exhibited an almost identical clock at the International Exhibition of 1862.
Unsold