A Giant French period (c1855) Mantel Clock.



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Title: A Giant French period (c1855) Mantel Clock.

Reference #: C861PE
Condition: Very good
Year: C1855
Country: France
Height: 29.3
Depth: 8.7
Width: 19.3
Weight: 66
Title: A Giant French period (c1855) Mantel Clock.
Materials: Marble, Gilt,-Bronze

Description: This item is subject to a reserve price. Estimate: [$ 7500 – $ 8750].
1 of Le Comtoises top model Clocks and 1 of it’s kind: A Giant French Marble and gilt,- bronze Mantel Clock from period C1855. The mechanism is: cleaned,- signed: Japy Freres & Cie Gd MED. D’ HONNEUR. This means: the mechanism was made by Japy Freres with a medallion of honour. The mechanism is also marked with number: 7480 which is also marked on the pendulem. The 8-day movement with silk suspension, outside counterwheel striking on a bell. The Roman figure on top is all bronze and with patina layer. The mountings arround the Clock are all in orginal gilded bronze. You can See some Greek mountings like the small square gilded bronze parts in

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Very good

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