The hood with shallow pagoda and fan inlay, topped with 3 original brass finials. A blind arcaded arched fret follows through the sides. Brass capped reeded columns, with ebony inlay and matching 1/2 columns to the rear, flank the arched glazed door. The full-length trunk door inlaid with panels. Blind fretwork above and to the trunk corners. The base has an elaborate double front and a shaped panel set on original feet. The eight day, 5 pillar movement striking the hours on a bell has a 12in arched brass dial, with applied chapter ring, corner spandrels, seconds dial, date aperture, strike-silent dial in the arch, and signature band signed Martineau, London.
Height: With / without finials 100in-92in (250-230)