Large Antique French Gilt Bronze Clock Set by. A very large gilt bronze clock set, beautifully and elaborately modelled in the Baroque style. It is profusely decorated with flowing foliage with a large urn with a coat of arms and a fretted front to allow the polished pendulum to be glimpsed gently swinging within. Candelabra have four branches of acanthus above urns to match the clock. The dial is porcelain enamel on copper with blued steel hands.
There is part of the retailers signature'Cherbourg'. The French movement is of high quality and is by Louis Japy. It is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Condition of the case is excellent, the original gilding is beautifully clean and bright with hardly any wear or discolouration and there are no losses.The dial is also in excellent condition just some light hairlines. The set makes a stunning display as you can see below.
Clockmaker's make on the movement backplate. Complete with pendulum, bell and a suitable key. Full setting up instructions supplied if required.
Listed in USD and UKP, please see our store for your currency. Height 24", Width 14 1/2", Depth 6 1/2. Height 61 cm, Width 36.5 cm, Depth 16 cm.
Height 24 1/2", Width 9", Depth 9. Height 62 cm, Width 23 cm, Depth 23 cm. All of our clocks are original antiques , we source most of our clocks in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK.We then clean the cases using a technique we have developed over many years. We employ two qualified clockmakers who overhaul the movements.
Movements are thoroughly tested until we are satisfied that they will run trouble free. Large Antique French Gilt Bronze Clock Set by Louis Japy - YouTube. Video will open in a new window.
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The item "Large Antique French Gilt Bronze Clock Set by Louis Japy C1880" is in sale since Tuesday, April 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Mantel/Carriage Clocks\Pre-1900". The seller is "dragon-antiques" and is located in Derbyshire, Heart of England. This item can be shipped worldwide.