Antique French Gilt and Patinated Bronze Mantel Clock
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Directory: Antiques: Instruments and Implements: Timepieces: Clocks: Pre 1837 VR: item # 1053864
Please refer to our stock # 2324 when inquiring.
Laguna Beach, California
(949) 246 3952
|Striking French Mantel Clock, exquisitely crafted and chased, gilt and patinated bronze allegorical case featuring Jove’s Bull and female divine tenders, enamel dial with Roman numerals and outer Arabic date numerals signed “Brindel à Paris”, two train eight day movement with classic period count wheel. Circa early 1800s. Dimensions: 28” high X 23” wide X 11”deep. Strong demand for such fine pieces is demonstrated by sale prices of pieces similar in quality, style and age such as the sale price of $77,035 for Lot 206 “French directoire gilt and patinated bronze 'au bon sauvage' mantel clock, africa, circa 1800” at Sotheby’s Amsterdam on April 11th, 2005. Capture this quality piece for a great value.|