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Napoleon III Sculptural Mantel Clock

$14,500

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This highly important Napoleon III patinated bronze and rouge marble mantel clock by Louis-Gabriel and Achille Brocot is a work of mechanical and artistic beauty. Featuring a Brocot pin-lever escapement with ruby pallets for precise telling of time, this clock also incorporates a calendar, measuring the date and day of the week with great accuracy. This superb timepiece is distinguished by its vivid rouge marble case surmounted by a patinated bronze horse sculpture and gilt accents. The clock is marked "Brocot Brevete," circa 1860. Measures: 23 3/4" high 23 3/4" high.

Details

  • Creator
    Achille Brocot (Clockmaker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 23.75 in. (60.33 cm)Width: 10 in. (25.4 cm)Depth: 4 in. (10.16 cm)
  • Style
    Napoleon III (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1860
  • Condition
  • Seller Location
    New Orleans, LA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 28-88521stDibs: LU89115134453

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    Ships From: New Orleans, LA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

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