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SA793800

Wow! Phenomenal French Boulle Mantel Clock Rare 8-day Striking Bracket Clock Superb Condition.

Price

£3,200 | $4,460 USD | €3,729 EUR
Item Number: SA793800
Date of manufacture: 1800
Current Status: For sale
Seller: UK Horology
This antique has been viewed 44 times in the past month with the most views from the United Kingdom.

Description

Wow! Phenomenal French Boulle Mantel Clock Rare 8-Day Striking Bracket Clock Superb Condition.
Fine shell & wood case
Georgian Boulle bracket clock
Scrolling carved decoration
Bust pillars to each corner
Fine large glass brass bezel
Super sized model
Wonderful dial made up of 12 individual enamel segments
Wonderful hands
Clean dial with embossed decoration
Movement and pendulum signed
French 8-day striking movement
Circa 1830
Measures 67cm high by 34cm wide & 16cm deep bezel is 20cm
An important Louis XIV style ormolu bronze mounted Boulle brass inlaid red tortoiseshell bracket clock. The condition and quality f this piece is out standing simply second to none. With cast brass dial with blue Roman numerals on white enamel cartouches and a fine pair of pierced blued steel hands for the hours and minutes. The two train movement with anchor escapement, striking the half and hour. The shaped case highly decorated with an ormolu finial top inlaid with foliate scrolls.
I think this is the finest quality clock Iíve come across in years in such great original condition, this clock has phenomenal carved inlay floral decoration made of wonderful woods applied ormolu bronze amounts and ormolu figural finial top. The dial is also enamel and brass with cartouche numeral system. This is a truly phenomenal bracket clock the with internal Boulle work on the inside door and base
Fantastic condition for age, showing very slight signs or age please view the many photos make sure happy
WELCOME TO UK HOROLOGY - YOUR ONE STOP CLOCK SHOP!
Internal Ref: 0482



Declaration

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


Dimensions

Height = 67 cm (26.4")
Width = 34 cm (13.4")
Depth = 16 cm (6.3")


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UK Horology
Bristol
United Kingdom
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