Tortoise shell marquetry and brass cartel clock, 19th Century


Small clock in Boulle marquetry of brass over a background of red tortoise shell, surmounted by a small cassolet with decoration of palms and beaded friezes. Atop four small bronze scrolling feet. Brass dial-plate with an embossed decor, ornated by twelve enamel plates.

Louis XIV Style, late 19th Century

Height: 48 cm (18.8 in) - Width : 25 cm (9.8 in) - Depth : 14 cm (5.5 in).

Small accidents and losses on the marquetry. Movement to be restored.

Provenance :

  • Items quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014041208
  • Note  : Please note that timekeeping accuracy has not been verified and Expertissim can not be held liable for any repair costs.