HISPANO SUIZA - Wolseley Viper.
An early WWI propeller center converted into clock.
Movement is french 1920's movement ("Mouvement de Paris") that works fine.
Propeller is engraved with normal references and numbers for this plane.
Rare find !
The Wolseley Viper is a British-built, high-compression derivative of the Hispano Suiza HS-8 liquid-cooled V-8 engine, built under licence by Wolseley Motors during World War I.
It powered later models of the S.E.5a, SPAD VII and other British or British-built aircraft designed for the Hispano-Suiza.