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Fine 19th Century Napoleon III Boulle Marquetry Inlaid Bombe Long Case Clock

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The bombe shaped case is intricately inlaid with boulle and brass marquetry work and enriched with finely chiseled gilt bronze mounts. The case is surmounted by a figure of the archangel. The circular gilt bronze dial is inset with porcelain numerals. The trunk having a glazed central aperture revealing a gilt bronze pendulum in the form of a sunburst centering a classical mask. The clock with ebonized accents and base adorned by numerous finely executed gilt bronze mounts featuring classical scrolls and leaf work.

Details

  • Period
  • Materials and techniques
    Ebonized Wood, Boulle, Enameled Porcelain
  • Condition
    Good. Minor surface losses to inlay consistent with age..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses.
  • Dimensions

    H 90.5 in. x W 31 in. x D 14.5 in.

    H 229.87 cm x W 78.74 cm x D 36.83 cm

  • Seller location
    Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Reference number
    LU216537448003

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