Antique Ormolu Sevres French Antique Mantel Clock – 8-Day Striking C1850
8 Day Ormolu French clock
Sought after designed case extremely heavy
Original finish ormolu bronze case
Sevres urn finial top
Ram mask hop side handles
Rare classical sevres panels to front and back
Clean dial with Roman numerals
8-day duration movement
French bell striking movement
Comes with key and pendulum
Recently serviced movement
Measures 40cm high by 17cm wide & 12cm deep
Wonderful 8-day blue sevres French mantle clock, with sought after hand painted panels and original finish to the bronze ormolu case. The case has its original finish and the dial is in good condition. The movement is original with a wonderful tick striking a clean sounding bell – please see many images super clock.
Good French gilt metal and porcelain mounted two train mantel clock, the Japy Freres movement striking on a bell, the shaped porcelain dial plate painted with a courting couple in a garden beneath the chapter ring, within an ornate scrolling foliate and pierced case surmounted by a classical urn, 15.5″ high (pendulum and key)
Good condition for age, showing slight signs or please view the many photos make sure happy.