This is a vintage FRENCH PENDULETTE CLOCK BY V.A.P BREVETE S.C D.G. Little drum-cased mantle clock with French movement and small pendulette pendulum. Movement will require servicing or regulating and comes with a winding key.
The dimensions are approx 110mm diameter drum casing, bevelled flat glass 95mm diameter, overall height 170mm. Base plinth is 150mm X 70mm. The back cover is approx 98mm diameter and the clock instructions are on the inside of this. The instructions say ' Eight day Time-piece dead beat escapement, setting itself in beat with a good shake to give impulsion to the pendulum. Wind up to the left. The small square in the centre is to set the hands. To regulate it, turn the pendulm ball to the left when it gains & to the right when it loses.'
This clock is sold as described with signs of wear to the casing and sold with no guarantees as to the time-keeping.
Sold for restoration, repair and servicing. The small square in the centre is to set the hands. To regulate it, turn the pendulm ball to the left when it gains & to the right when it loses.'