Condition Report For Lot# 1059 :
although the gongs and hands have some bits of surface rust, the cast brass trim is still in good condition, and the raised and gilt numerals on the fancy chapter ring are still fine; gilt dial spandrels still bright. There is a split in the case front above 12, some scrapes and loss of finish here and there. The rear bell support has been replaced with a hand made one, quite substantial, and the center of the largest bell has been repaired [rings OK] (see close image on internet). Overall in good condition. Ht 27 1/2"