Large Louis XVI Gilt Bronze Cartel Wall Clock. A large and stunning original antique French cartel wall clock by.It is Louis XVI in style, classical case with pineapple finials, a large urn and draped with a large acanthus swag. Beautifully made in gilt bronze. The front and sides are fitted with fretted panels with red fabric. The large 6 dial is porcelain enamel on copper with particularly finely cut and engraved gilt brass hands. The French movement is of high quality and is by the well known maker.
It is the large square plated version of the. Movement and 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, original gilding is beautifully clean and bright with some wear and discolouartion. The dial is also in excellent condition with no damage. We have replaced the red fabric with fresh. Clockmaker's mark on the movement backplate. Complete with pendulum, bell and a suitable key.
Full setting up instructions supplied if required. Listed in UKP and USD, please see our store for your prefered currency. Height 24 1/4", Width 12 1/4", Depth 5. Height 62 cm, Width 31 cm, Depth 12.5 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.We use a premium courier such as UPS, DHL etc or a dedicated/specialist antiques courier. >> See more in our Shop >>. The item "Large Louis XVI Gilt Bronze Antique French Cartel Wall Clock Superb" is in sale since Wednesday, November 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Clocks". The seller is "dragon-antiques" and is located in Belper. This item can be shipped worldwide.