French Louis XV Style Boulle Mantel Clock by Japy Freres
A very good quality French Louis XV style boulle engraved brass and red tortoise shell inlaid mantel clock with very good quality bronze gilt foliate mounts and pendulum viewing window to the front finished with floral urn to the top. The clock has a decorative brass gilt dial with white enamel Roman numerals and a French eight day movement which strikes the hours and half hours on a bell with outside count wheel.
The clock movement back plate is stamped with the makers name:
Height - 13 ½ inches
Width - 7 ½ inches
Depth - 5 inches
Circa - 1880