Large fiddle-shaped cartel clock with Boulle Style marquetry of red tortoise shell with black shading and engraved gilt brass thread inlaid work.
Thick gilt bronze ornamentation on the decoration of shapely foliages and flowers. Bronze dial with enameled cartouches.
Gong for hourly and half-hourly ringing system, lentil-shaped balance.
Louis XV Style, Napoleon III Period
Height: 55 cm (21-2/3 in.)
Renovated movement, in working condition, with winding key and balance.
Condition report : Perfect
- Item(s) quantity: 1
- Date : 1880
- Height in cm : 55 cm
- Width in cm : 25 cm
- Depth in cm : 15 cm
- Weight in g : 2000 g
- Expertissim Reference: 2016080236
- Note : Please note that timekeeping accuracy has not been verified and Expertissim can not be held liable for any repair costs.