Antique French 8 Day White Marble & 8 Bronze Ormolu Cherub Figures Mantle Clock. Stunning French bronze ormolu & white marble classical 8 figurine mantle clock Has superb large heavy proportions The clock has 8 Putto figurines which have amazing detail Clock is in excellent original condition for age with only very minimal wear to the ormolu finish as you would expect White enamel porcelain dial Roman numerals & brass hands Dial is in good condition with a beautiful clean finish signed by the retailer Original french 8 day bell striking movement Strikes the bell on the half and full hour counting the hours on the hour Movement is in full working order having recently been cleaned French pendulum & new winding key to wind it Pons A Paris C1827 Measures 15.5 inches high x 21.75 inches wide x 7 inches deep. 1 - We offer the very best customer service before, during and after the sale. 2 - Fully trained and hugely experienced horologists.4 - All our original antique clocks are of high quality and carefully sourced. 5 - Every clock we sell are tested for a minimum of 1 week before being offered for sale. 6 - We have earned a consistently excellent track record of sales with 100% Feedback. 7 - All our items are professionally packed and dispatched promptly. 8 - All clocks are sent with world leading couriers on a priority service with full online tracking. I have just received some excellent quality bracket clocks from a private collection all of which have been well looked after all of which will be listed over the next few weeks. Some excellent quality bracket clocks please keep your eyes open over the next few months. 28 January 2021 - YouTube. Very impressive French solid bronze ormolu & white marble classically shaped figurine mantle clock. The clock has superb large proportions with a stunning display look.
The marble base has a curved design to it and is in great original condition. Their are 8 wingless cherub figures which are called putto's which have amazing detail to them. A couple of the figures are gathered around a fire, 2 playing with flowers in their hair and the others have been collecting wheat and grapes. Stands elegantly with superb proportions and various embossed decorations.Clock is in excellent original condition for age and looks beautiful wherever displayed with original gilded ormolu finish to bronze. Roman numerals & French brass hands. Sits behind a glazed brass bezel. Dial is in good condition with a beautiful clean finish. It is signed with retailers Fd Viteau Rue Vivienne 7.
Original F rench 8 day bell striking silk suspension movement. Strikes the bell on the half and full hour counting the hours on the hour.
The movement has recently been cleaned. Original anchor escapement with French pendulum.Movement is in full working order keeping time & striking as it should as can be seen in the video above. Comes with French silk suspension pendulum & new winding key to wind it. Movement has the Pons makers stamp and is dated 1827 to stamp.
The clock measures 15.5 inches high x 21.75 inches wide x 7 inches deep. This is a perfect investment clock and a beautiful display piece.Looks absolutely fantastic wherever it is displayed and a true talking point of any room. Exceptional clock which will only grow in value and one of the best ones i have ever had the pleasure to offer for sale. ALL antique clocks after transport no matter how well they have been looked after or serviced may require setting up, adjustments and setting into beat when you receive them and i always recommend a professional or an experienced clock person to do this correctly for you.
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