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A French Louis XVI ormolu mounted marble mantel clock, circa 1780, Louis XVI

A French Louis XVI ormolu mounted marble mantel clock, circa 1780
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A French Louis XVI ormolu mounted marble mantel clock, circa 1780
Price
Price on request
Status
Available
Period
Louis XVI
Signature
Hilger
Reference
0161
Height
52.00 cm / 20 in
Width
36.00 cm / 14 in

An attractive French Louis XVI ormolu mounted marble striking mantel clock, Hilger A Paris, circa 1780.

enamel dial with Roman numerals signed in Red Hilger A Paris, fine pierced engraved gilt hands, 8-day anchor movement with silk suspended pendulum and countwheel half hour striking on a bell, break arch (borne - shaped) white marble case with fine foliate pierced ormolu mounts surmounted by a urn, fluted quarter columns to the sides flanked by scrolls, shaped base raised on toupee feet