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A gilt-bronze-mounted brass, stained horn and ebony contre-partie boulle marquetry musical clock
Louis XIV
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A gilt-bronze-mounted brass, stained horn and ebony contre-partie boulle marquetry musical clock
Louis XIV
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A Private European Residence: French and Neoclassical Furniture and Paintings & Works on Paper

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A gilt-bronze-mounted brass, stained horn and ebony contre-partie boulle marquetry musical clock
Louis XIV

the case of cartouche form, surmounted by Cupid, with a white enamel  9½-inch twenty-four piece enamel dial,  with later gilt hands, the associated five pillar movement (one lacking) with later English half-deadbeat escapement, bell striking with outside un-cut countwheel,  above a figure of Time above drapery on square tapering legs on block feet; some damage to Roman numerals; glass cover to dial missing

 


95cm. high, 48cm. wide, 28cm. deep; 3ft. 1½in., 1ft. 6¾in., 11in.
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A Private European Residence: French and Neoclassical Furniture and Paintings & Works on Paper

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London