An Austrian parcel gilt sculptural quarter striking mantel clock with double automaton, circa 1830

An Austrian parcel gilt sculptural quarter striking mantel clock with double automaton, circa 1830

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Offered by Toebosch Antiques



An Austrian parcel gilt sculptural quarter striking mantel clock with double automaton, circa 1830 An Austrian parcel gilt sculptural quarter striking mantel clock with double automaton, circa 1830 An Austrian parcel gilt sculptural quarter striking mantel clock with double automaton, circa 1830 An Austrian parcel gilt sculptural quarter striking mantel clock with double automaton, circa 1830

11-cm enamel chapter ring with Arabic numerals and Breguet hands, skeletonized centre with gilt brass Cupid sharpening his arrows with connection to the half hour rack striking on a gong, 30-hour movement with silk suspended pendulum and anchor escapement with connection to the eyes of the carved gilt wood Chinese figure holding a double parasol seated on a rockwork base, rectangular plinth on bun feet. Very amusing clock with the moving eyes when the clock runs and the Cupid automaton when the clock strikes.

Reference
100-174
Sizes
59 x 31.5 x 14.5 cm

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Toebosch Antiques

Nieuwe Spiegelstraat 68-3
1017 DH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)6 53 211 641
+31 (0)6 53 211 641
http://www.toeboschantiques.com/

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