French Louis XV Style Boulle Mantel Clock
antique French Louis 15th style boulle mantel clock
A very good quality French Louis XV style red tortoise shell and engraved brass mantel clock with scrolling inlaid foliate design throughout and bronze gilt scrolling mounts surmounted with putti to the top. The clock has decorative fretted brass panels to the sides and glass door to the front which shows the clocks sunburst pendulum. The cartouche dial has white enamel Roman numerals and the movement is a French eight day duration which strikes the hours and half hours a bell.

The movement back plate has the retailers name:-

Barrard & Vignon
d'horlogerie rue commines
Paris

Height - 19 ½ inches
Width - 9 inches
Depth - 5 inches

Circa - 1880

Price £2,200