A Black Forest eight day automaton mantel clock, la



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A Black Forest eight day automaton mantel clock, late 19th century, the two train gong striking movement with circular wood dial applied with bone Roman numerals, the gabled case with pierced scroll angled side brackets and door to front from which a soldier appears every half hour to a two-note fanfare, on plinth base incorporating bracket feet, slight damage to case, 47cm high.

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