M59 Louis XVI mantel clock Petite Sonnerie striking

M59 Louis XVI mantel clock Petite Sonnerie striking

Price: € 5950

Offered by Van Brug Collection



M59 Louis XVI mantel clock Petite Sonnerie striking M59 Louis XVI mantel clock Petite Sonnerie striking M59 Louis XVI mantel clock Petite Sonnerie striking M59 Louis XVI mantel clock Petite Sonnerie striking

Very beautiful and completely original Louis XVI mantel clock on the backplate signed Le Roy Nantes, 1780. The 8 day movement is equipped with a Petite Sonnerie striking on three silver bells, something quite rare in French timepieces. The base is made ​​of oak, veneered with ebony. All in all a very beautiful and rare whole. Literature: The horlogier Nantes Le Roy is mentioned in the Dictionaire Horlogiers des Français, Tardy, pages 404/405. Similar clocks are featured in the Encyclopedia La Française Pendulum, Pierre Kjelberg, page 189. Vergoldete Bronze Otto Meyer and Pröschel, page 192.

Origin
France
Period
1780
Signature
Le Roy Nantes
Reference
100-159

Offered by

Van Brug Collection

Hoofdstraat 35
8162 AB Epe
The Netherlands

+31 (0)612966627
http://www.vanbrugcollection.eu

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