French Ebonised, Bronze and Gilt Mantel Clock

REF: 111628


An unusual French mantel clock. It has an ebonised central section, mounted by a bronze sculpture of a young grape picker. The base, sides and top are mounted by gesso gilt mouldings. It has a white enamel dial, which is signed by the original well known retailer, Dent of Paris (and London). - suppliers of the clock at The Palace of Westminster (Big Ben).

The clock has an 8 day movement that strikes the hours and halves on a gong,has a silk suspension and is again signed Dent.

  • Height 44 cm / 17 12"
  • Width 24 cm / 9 12"
  • Depth 14 cm / 5 "


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  • Year c 1850
  • Country France
  • Condition The case is in original condition, some gesso has been repaired around the dial. The movement has been serviced in our own workshops and is guaranteed for 12 months.