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SA365034

French Empire Mantel Clock

Price

£3,300 | $4,394 USD | €3,739 EUR
Item Number: SA365034
Date of manufacture: 1800
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Carlton Clocks

Description

A very elegant and slim French Empire period mantel clock of small proportions and in excellent original condition, the ornate case themed with mythology.
The gilt bronze pierced frame features two crowned phoenix birds flanking the skeletonised movement, and with a dragon pendulum suspended between the two. It is surmounted by a frame on which a basket of flowers apparently hangs and above it, a flaming urn. The frame is mounted on a heavily veined grey marble base on turned feet. The clock is a mere 4-inches in depth.
The 4-inch convex white enamel dial ring has an outside minute track, and gilt engine-turned inner ring.
The French 8-day open movement with silk suspension is outside countwheel striking on a large bell, with a good clear ring.
Height: 17" (44.5 cms)
Width: 8" (21.5 cms)
Depth: 4" (10 cms)
The movement is to be overhauled and guaranteed for 3 years.
Internal Ref: 1492



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 1800.


Dimensions

Height = 45 cm (17.7")
Width = 22 cm (8.7")
Depth = 12 cm (4.7")


Seller Details

Carlton Clocks
Chalfont Station Road
Little Chalfont
Bucks
HP7 9PN
United Kingdom
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