A super quality French red tortoiseshell (Boulle) mantle clock - gilt ormolu mounts -- segmented enamelled dial and sunburst pendulum. This little mantle or bracket clock is something that rarely comes onto the market. The red tortoiseshell is in amazing condition with no losses.
The mounts are Gilded ormolu and are of the very best quality. The Serpentine glass in the front door is original with all of the evidence of being hand-blown. The French movement strikes on the hour and on the half-hour on a very pleasant and mellow gong.
It still retains the original key to the front door, also Gilded ormolu -- all in all an exceptional little clock. 14" high - 9" widest point - 5 depth. Collection from SWANMORE - Hampshire. The item "A super quality French red tortoiseshell (Boulle) mantle clock gilt ormolu" is in sale since Thursday, November 26, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Mantel/Carriage Clocks\Pre-1900".
The seller is "farehamhampshire" and is located in Swanmore . This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Bahrain, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Ecuador, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Peru, Paraguay, Reunion, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay, Viet nam.