Small French Tortoiseshell and Brass inlay Mantel Clock
REF: 376142 / LA327277
A good sized French mantel clock, made in The Louis VXI style for the British market dating to around 1860. It has a waisted case with applied brass decoration and brass and tortoiseshell inlaid panels and as a sign of quality includes the back door. The embossed brass dial has blue enamel numeral plaques and a matching bezel with a bevel edge glass. The clock has a centre window showing the sunburst pendulum which drives the 8 day movement that strikes the hours and halves on a bell. The movement was made by Vincenti of Paris.
Worboys Antiques has clarified that the Small French Tortoiseshell and Brass inlay Mantel Clock (LA327277) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1860
The case is in excellent original good condition, the movement has been fully serviced and is guaranteed for 12 months. If you would like a video clip of this clock working please email.
Please contact Worboys Antiques for delivery of this item.