Japy Frères Louis XVI Gilt Brass Set. A beautiful, classically designed antique French gilt bronze clock set by.It features oval panels to the sides showing Fortuna, the goddess of luck, an emperor to the front and lions masks. To the top of the clock is a cherub on a globe and flame finials surmount the candelabra. The dial cream porcelain enamel on copper with delicate floral swags and finely cut gilt hands. The French movement is by. And is of high quality.
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 sonorous coiled gong. 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 tiny nibbles to the winding holes and a slight mark near the 8 o'clock. Mark on the movement backplate. Complete with pendulum and a suitable key. Full setting up instructions supplied if required. Listed in UKP and USD, please see our store for your preferred currency.
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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. For UK VAT is included in the price and we pay that for you. We use a premium courier such as UPS, DHL etc or a dedicated/specialist antiques courier.>> See more in our Shop >>. This item is in the category "Collectables\Decorative Collectables\Clocks\Desk, Mantel & Shelf Clocks". The seller is "dragon-antiques" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.