Antique Charles X Ormolu & Marble Clock Garniture

April 20, 2022 Posted in:
Antique Charles X Ormolu & Marble Clock Garniture

A Charles X, French, ormolu, bronze & Griotte Rouge marble mantel clock and garniture. The gilt urn surmount above a marble case with stepped plinth and pediment, the front with laurel wreath motifs surrounding a Greek key bezel. The side bronze tazzas with gilt handles and stepped marble plinths.
The dial with painted Roman chapters, the eight day twin barrel movement with silk suspension and countwheel striking on a bell.

Clock Height 16 1/4” (41cm)

Width 7 1/2” (19cm)

Depth 5” (12.7cm)

French

Circa 1825