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Mid-19th Century French Louis XIV Style Ormolu Clock

$38,500

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A handsome and high quality mid-19th century French Louis XIV style ormolu clock. The clock is raised by four tapered fluted legs decorated with acanthus leaves. The scalloped shaped center frieze is with a central reserve of ‘S’ scrolled acanthus leaves all below a sensation and large highly chased ormolu dial with enameled Roman numerals. The dial has decorations of dolphins, Fleur de Lis and a portrait of King Louis XIV. Above is a female mask all below ‘Father Time’ sitting on a burnished sphere. The sides have a lattice design above a large shell. All original movement and gilt.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 28 in. (71.12 cm)Width: 15 in. (38.1 cm)Depth: 8.5 in. (21.59 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XIV (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Mid-19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 46911stDibs: LU949920774822

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    Ships From: West Palm Beach, FL
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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