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Superb 19th Century French Wall Clock in Louis XV St.

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Extremely decorative clock (named Cartel in French) in mahogany inlaid with gorgeous chiselled and gilded bronzes representing Roses and acanthus leaves. Top is surmounted by a bronze doré' "Urn a l'antique" topped by a pine cone. The large white glazed dial has both black Roman and Arabic numerals and is marked "Planchon in Paris. Wonderful hand cutted brass hands. The movement inside marked "Marti&Cie, 1889, Medaille d'Argent" runs for eight days and strikes the hours. Got its pendulum and key.

Details

  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 26 in. x W 9 in. x D 6 in.

    H 66.04 cm x W 22.86 cm x D 15.24 cm

  • Seller location
    Charleston, SC
  • Seller reference number
    2229
  • Reference number
    LU92026667293

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