Cheshire Antiques Consultant
Cheshire Antiques Consultant is located in Chester, UK
Large Fine Louis XVI Style Gilt Ormolu Marquetry Boulle Mantle 8 Day Clock
REF: 445776w / LA329441
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1 Large Vintage Fine Louis XVI Style Gilt Ormolu Marquetry Boulle Mantle Display Time Clock. Highest quality having a German 8 Day striking movement & pendulum. Engraved inside on the back of the movement 151-80, 21 cm-148. Heavy fine quality clock unwrapped weight under 5kg. Adorned with the finest acanthus & floral gilt bronze ormolu flourishes. Roman numeral brass & enamel dial with an ornate protective glass face cover. Most impressive clock a statement piece for your home or office. Strikes chimes on the half hour and on the hour. The clock case was made in Italy. It is an 8 day clock which means you need to wind it once every 8 days approximate. To wind it requires only 2 turns of the key, winding hole is located on the face of the clock on the left side. Comes with winding key. Set in a boulle veneer rich marquetry cartouche inlaid case. Circa late 20th century 1970's. Viewings are welcome by appointment only for customer support please send a message. You can arrange your own courier or collect in person cash on collection. We offer exceptional professional customer service. Browse our exciting other available collections in our shop gallery, if you order 2 or more items we can offer you extra discount, happy shopping. Dimensions in inches & centimetres approximate 18.30" High (46.5cm) 9.05" Width at widest point (23cm) 4.72" Length depth of the base at deepest point (12cm)
Cheshire Antiques Consultant has clarified that the Large Fine Louis XVI Style Gilt Ormolu Marquetry Boulle Mantle 8 Day Clock (LA329441) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1970's
Condition report. Not in full working order, possibly overwound. Offered in overall fine used condition. Having some noticeable wear, scuffs, scratches, stains in places commensurate with usage & age. We recommend that the clock is given a service check by a professional clocksmith.
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This Large Fine Louis XVI Style Gilt Ormolu Marquetry Boulle Mantle 8 Day Clock is located in Chester, UK