Large chiseled gilt bronze lyre-shaped pendulum clock with matted and glossy finish.
Decorated with double-headed mask of the god Apollo in triumph at the top, scroll with swan head holding a flower garland. Lyre body is chiseled with water leaves, rosaces and scroll. Pierced dial reveals the gears for the gilt mechanism, white-enameled round cartouche panels for the hours indication, Breguet “moon” hands with partridge eye.
Good quality ringing system for an antique clock.
French Empire Period
Height: 48 cm (18-7/8 in.)
Condition report : Perfect
- Items quantity: 1
- Date : 1800 - 1815
- Height in cm : 48 cm
- Width in cm : 18 cm
- Depth in cm : 12 cm
- Weight in g : 3000 g
- Expertissim Reference: 2016080239
- Note : Please note that timekeeping accuracy has not been verified and Expertissim can not be held liable for any repair costs.