JEWELLERY, DECORATIVE & FINE ARTS AUCTION Tuesday, 9 April 2024 - 10:00 AM start

A good French Louis XV mantel clock,

Estimate: $3,600 - $5,000

Lot Details

the gilt metal architectural case with twinned, square fluted pilasters supporting the movement with a white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, marked Houlet a Paris and with intricate pierced gilt hands. The face surmounted by a trophy finial of torch, laurel wreath, bow and quiver of arrows. The whole raised on a conforming lozenge shaped white alabaster plinth base. The French cylinder movement striking on a bell. H. 400 x 340mm.