A French Louis XVI portico mantel clock with obelisk, circa 1780

A French Louis XVI portico mantel clock with obelisk, circa 1780

Price: € 9750

Offered by Gude & Meis Antique Clocks



A French Louis XVI portico mantel clock with obelisk, circa 1780 A French Louis XVI portico mantel clock with obelisk, circa 1780 A French Louis XVI portico mantel clock with obelisk, circa 1780 A French Louis XVI portico mantel clock with obelisk, circa 1780 A French Louis XVI portico mantel clock with obelisk, circa 1780 A French Louis XVI portico mantel clock with obelisk, circa 1780

8-day movement with half hour striking, fine case with 'Diaspro di Sicilia' obelisk

15-cm enamel dial with Arabic numerals and finely engraved ormolu fleur-de-lis hands, 8-day spring-driven movement with anchor escapement and half hour countwheel striking on a bell, silk suspended pendulum with sunburst bob, fitted in an ormolu drum case surmounted by a fine marble 'diaspro di Sicilia' obelisk and supported by two white marble columns surmounted by ormolu scrolls adourned with eagles all connected with ornamental chains, the whole placed on a stepped marble base raised on ormolu engraved toupee feet

Reference
300-72
Sizes
58 x 32.5 x 13 cm

Offered by

Gude & Meis Antique Clocks

Nieuwe Spiegelstraat 60
1017DH Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 (0)20 6129742
http://www.gudemeis.com/

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