Rare Chelsea 8 1/2 inch Mariner Ship's Clock manufactured in 1926. The clock has a silver dial which is stamped: "TIFFANY & CO. NEW YORK”, and is also stamped: "CHELSEA SHIP'S BELL" near the center of the dial. The clock has engraved wax filled numerals and original moon shaped hands. Below the numeral "12" is a slow/fast adjustment. The clock has its original Chelsea 8 day time and strike movement which is numbered: "173194". The clock retains its original red brass case with hinged bezel. Surrounding the case is a ten spoked ship's wheel. The case sits on a bronze base which sits on an ebonized wood base with wood back and molded edge to the base. This wood panel conforms to the shape of the red brass base. (CL-577)
Condition: The clock has been recently polished and the movement was overhauled. The clock is in excellent running condition. There are a few minor scuffs to the back of the wood base which has an old finish.
Note: 8 1/2 inch Mariner clocks's weigh approximately 60 pounds and are extremely rare.
Dimensions: Diameter of Dial 8 ½ inches
Diameter of bezel 10 inches.
Diameter of ship's wheel 19 inches.
Height 25 inches;
Depth 8 1/4 inches