French Rococo Style Black Slate and Bronze Gilt Mantel Clock by Japy Freres
antique French rococo style black slate and bronze gilt mantel clock by Japy Freres
An extremely good quality French Belle Epoque polished black slate mantel clock with scrolling bronze gilt rococo style mounts and moulds. The clock features shell detail, cherub mask, birds and swags stood on bracket feet surmounted with urn with phoenix handles to the top. The clock has a white enamel dial with Roman numerals and a French eight day movement which strikes the hours and half hours on a bell with outside count wheel.
The movement back plate is stamped with the makers name:-
Japy Freres
Height - 15 inches
Width - 10 ½ inches
Depth - 6 inches
Circa - 1880
Price £1,650