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Antique French Gilt Bronze Baroque Clock Set

$3,345.73per set

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A beautiful antique French Baroque style clock set, profusely decorated with scrolling foliage. Stylised mythical creatures sit to each side with hoofed feet. The front of the clock is fretted to allow the pendulum to be seen swinging within the case. To the top is an urn supported by elaborate buttresses. Candelabra are conforming in style and have snuffers to match the finial of the clock. The dial is porcelain enamel on copper with a gilt bronze centre and finely cut and blued steel hands. The rear door is glazed to allow the movement to be seen. The French movement is of high quality and is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. Pendulum is a replacement. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. We have a video clip of the clock running Condition of the case is excellent, the original gilding is beautifully clean and bright with hardly any wear or discolouration. The dial is also in excellent condition just some nibbles next to the winding holes. One front foot is possibly slightly bent. Candelabra are slightly distorted. Complete with pendulum, bell and a suitable key. Full setting up instructions supplied if required. Dimensions of clock: Inches: Height 19", width 10 3/4", depth 5" Centimetres: Height 43.5 cm, width 27.5 cm, depth 12.5 cm Dimensions of candelabra with snuffers in: Inches: Height 20 3/4", width 7", depth 7" Centimetres: Height 52.5 cm, width 18 cm, depth 18 cm.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 20.75 in. (52.71 cm)Width: 10.75 in. (27.31 cm)Depth: 7 in. (17.78 cm)
  • Sold As
    Set of 3
  • Style
    Baroque (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1870
  • Condition
    Repaired: The movement has been fully overhauled and tested by our clockmaker. Wear consistent with age and use. The original gilding is beautifully clean and bright with hardly any wear or discolouration. The dial is also in excellent condition just some nibbles next to the winding holes. One front foot is possibly slightly distorted.
  • Seller Location
    Belper, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: RSC24161stDibs: LU2496321027772

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $252.01 Standard Shipping
    to anywhere in the world, arrives in 8-10 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Belper, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 14 days of delivery.

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