French Belle Epoque Decorative Brass Mantel Clock by Japy Freres
An extremely good quality French Belle Epoque embossed brass mantel clock with scrolling foliate design throughout the case with term figures to the front corners, carrying handle to the top and beaded brass bezel. The clock has a white enamel dial with a French eight day movement which strikes the hours and half hours on a bell. The movement has a fixed pendulum to the arbour rather than a separate pendulum to the crutch which is known as a tic tac movement.
The movement back plate is stamped with the maker:-
Height - 9 inches
Width - 7 inches
Depth - 5 inches
Circa - 1890 - 1900