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A LOUIS XV-STYLE GILT-MOUNTED 'CORNE VERTE' WALL CLOCK AND MATCHING BAROMETER, CIRCA 1880

A LOUIS XV-STYLE GILT-MOUNTED 'CORNE VERTE' WALL CLOCK AND MATCHING BAROMETER, CIRCA 1880

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A LOUIS XV-STYLE GILT-MOUNTED 'CORNE VERTE' WALL CLOCK AND MATCHING BAROMETER, CIRCA 1880


the clock with 7-inch enamel dial inscribed Causard, Hgr Du Roy, Suivt La Cour, the movement with Brocot escapement, the incomplete cadrature mounted on the backplate, remote-mounted bell, the case veneered in green-stained horn, each panel separated by brass stringing, the front inset with an alcohol thermometer with enamel Celcius scale, the whole applied with gilt foliate mounts; the barometer with 7-inch enamel dial inscribed A Goubert A Paris, the mechanism lacking the mercury tube, the case and thermometer as the clock, (2)

each 115cm. 45¼in. high


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Clock: Enamel dial in very good condition. Movement is dirty, incomplete and not running, it will require complete clean, service and repair, bell replaced. Case in generally good condition, thermometer in good condition, hair cracks to both scale plates, gilding discoloured in places. Barometer: Enamel dial in very good condition. Mechanism lacking glass mercury tube and mercury and needs restoration. Case as the clock. With a pendulum but no winder.


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