FRENCH BOULLE MANTEL CLOCK
FRENCH BOULLE MANTEL CLOCK
FRENCH BOULLE MANTEL CLOCK
FRENCH BOULLE MANTEL CLOCK
FRENCH BOULLE MANTEL CLOCK

FRENCH BOULLE MANTEL CLOCK

1870 FRANCE

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£1,200 gbp
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A VERY FINE FRENCH BOULLE WORK MANTEL CLOCK DATING TO 1870.IT IS OF RED TORTOISESHELL WITH BOULLE MARQUETRY.IT IS A STRIKING CLOCK WITH A HIGH QUALITY 8 DAY TWIN BARREL MOVEMENT WITH A BROCOT RATE ADJUSTMENT.IT WAS MADE BY THE RENOWNED PARISIAN COMPANY OF CLOCKMAKES,S.MARTI ET CIE(COMPAGNIE).THIS IS STAMPED TO THE BACKPLATE ALONG WITH R.C.,WHOSE INITIALS I HAVE SEEN BEFORE ON QUALITY CLOCKS.
THE BRASS REPOUSSE DIAL HAS INDIVIDUAL CARTOUCHE ROMAN NUMERALS FACING THE TWIN TRAIN STRIKING MOVEMENT.
THE DETAILED BOULLE MARQUETRY CASE FEATURES AN UNUSUAL AND ATTRACTIVE CONVEX SHAPED FRONT PANEL BORDERED BY GILT ORMOLU ORNAMENTATION,SITTING ON SCROLL FEET.
INTERESTINGLY,THE DIAL BEARS AN INSCRIPTION FOR WILLIAM MANSELL OF LINCOLN,HOROLOGIST AND JEWELLER FROM 1864.
THE MOVEMENT HAS BEEEN STRIPPED,CLEANED AND FULLY SERVICED AND IN FULL WORKING ORDER,INCLUDING THE STRIKE.IT WILL COME WITH A BROCOT KEY AND WINDER AND INSTRUCTIONS AS TO HOW TO SET THIS LOVELY CLOCK.PLEASE ASK FOR FURTHER PHOTOGRAPHS OR ANY ADDITIONAL INFORMATION YOU MAY REQUIRE.I AM OPEN TO OFFERS ON ALL OF MY ANTIQUES.
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Dimensions
Width 29.00 cm (11.42 inches)
Depth 17.00 cm (6.69 inches)
Weight 30.00oz t (933.00g)
Stock Code
108
Medium
BOULLE GILT ORMOLU
Signed/Inscribed
SIGNED
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