An attractive French Louis XVI ormolu sculptural mantel clock J B Balthazar, circa 1770

An attractive French Louis XVI ormolu sculptural mantel clock J B Balthazar, circa 1770

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Offered by Toebosch Antiques



An attractive French Louis XVI ormolu sculptural mantel clock J B Balthazar, circa 1770 An attractive French Louis XVI ormolu sculptural mantel clock J B Balthazar, circa 1770 An attractive French Louis XVI ormolu sculptural mantel clock J B Balthazar, circa 1770 An attractive French Louis XVI ormolu sculptural mantel clock J B Balthazar, circa 1770 An attractive French Louis XVI ormolu sculptural mantel clock J B Balthazar, circa 1770

8-day spring driven movement with half hour countwheel striking on a bell, ormolu and marble case

11.5cm enamel dial with Roman numerals signed J Bte Balthazar A Paris and fine pierced gilt hands. 8-day movement with anchor escapament and silk suspended pendulum. Striking the hours and half hours through a countwheel on a bell. The ormolu case surmounted by a cherub on clouds between sun rays, the sides with trailing masks. The whole supported by three cherubs holding flowers. Placed on a step[ped round plinth with the base of a fluted column in the middle. On turned feet.

Period
Louis XVI
Material
ormolu
Signature
Jean Baptiste Balthazar
Reference
100-51
Sizes
49 x 19 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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