Among the referenced gilt-bronze aux chinois models, one should mention:
- one pictured in H. Ottomeyer, P. Pröschel et al., Vergoldete Bronzen, Munich, 1986, p. 119, fig. 2.6.4,
- a second illustrated in P. Kjellberg, Encyclopédie de la Pendule française, Paris, 1997, pp. 106-107, fig. C,
- and a third in the Musée des Arts décoratifs in Paris (INV no. 8587).
The C-couronné mark was a tax stamp used in Paris between March 1745 and February 1749 on metal objects made of alloys containing copper.
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