JEWELLERY, DECORATIVE & FINE ARTS AUCTION Tuesday, 5 December 2023 - 10:00 AM start
A Louis XVI white marble and ormolu mantel clock by Contreau of Paris,
late 18th Century. The drum case containing the white enamel dial signed Contreau A Paris, with Roman numerals, with a frieze of leafy-swags and Wedgwood plaque, surmounted and flanked by a flowering finials. Supported by ormolu mounted cameo style glass plaques to the two columns. The bell strike movement with a suspended sunburst and mask pendulum. Raised on Empire feet. 325 x 110 x 475mm.