A French ormolu bronze mantel clock Le Paute à Paris

A French ormolu bronze mantel clock Le Paute à Paris

Price: € 5900

Offered by Cor van der Heijden Antique Clocks



A French ormolu bronze mantel clock Le Paute à Paris A French ormolu bronze mantel clock Le Paute à Paris A French ormolu bronze mantel clock Le Paute à Paris A French ormolu bronze mantel clock Le Paute à Paris

A French ormolu bronze mantel clock with the image of Cupid who has put his battle attributes aside, signed 'Le Paute à Paris"

Description

A French ormolu bronze mantel clock Le Paute à Paris

Dial

The 7.6 cm white enamelled dial with Roman hour numerals, surrounded by minute dashes signed on the dial "Le Paute à Paris". Fitted with blued steel Empire hands.

Movement

Eight-day spring-powered movement with anchor escapement and silk suspension pendulum. Bell percussion the whole hour in full and once every half hour by means of a locking disc. At the back of the movement is an adjustment knob for the regulator.

Housing

The fire-gilded case with the image of Cupid who has put his battle attributes aside. Case with original fire gilding

Origin
France, Paris
Period
Around 1820, Empire
Material
Bronze, Gilded bronze, enamel
Signature
Le Paute à Paris
Reference
100-10
Sizes
35.5 x 29 x 11 cm

Offered by

Cor van der Heijden Antique Clocks

't Hofke 28
5374 HE Schaijk
The Netherlands

+31(0)6 51 169 169
http://www.clocksantique.nl

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