Cordys

A 19thC French Louis XVI figured ormolu mantel clock

Estimate: $2,600


Lot Description

A 19thC French Louis XVI figured ormolu mantel clock, the circular white enamel dial with blue Roman hour numerals and outer Arabic seconds, the inner dial named 'Aruffier, Paris', framed and surmounted with a woman and cherub highlighted with laurel sprigs and doves, the platform base with pleated swags, paw feet and classical elements, the quality French movement with plaque detailed 'L. Marti et Cie, Medaille de Bronze', striking on a bell. With pendulum and key. 245 x 125 x 295.