An extremely impressive and fine quality French boulle red tortoise shell and brass inlaid bracket clock. The clock has very good quality bronze gilt ormolu mounts, cherub finial, front and side glass viewing windows and a decorative boulle floor and back door.
The clock has an eight inch cartouche brass gilt dial with white enamel numerals and a French 14 day going movement with outside count wheel which strikes the hours and half hours on a bell.
The movement back plate is stamped with the serial number :-
Height - 28 inches
Width - 13 inches
Depth - 5 ½ inches
Circa - 1870 - 1880