Papier-mache Kidney-shaped Table Clock, England, likely for the American market, No. 241, c. 1825, brass bezel with convex glass over the 6-in. painted iron roman numeral dial, kidney-shaped black case with gold stenciling of an eagle below the dial and foliate decoration throughout, eight-day, cable fusee, time and strike movement with engraved back plate marked No. 241, regulated by a brass-faced pendulum with engraved eagle, ht. 15 in.
Case cracks at "waist". General age appropriate finish crazing.
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