The gilt brass drum case with a circular white enamel dial with Roman numerals signed 'Courvoisier a Paris,' mounted on a fluted semicircle column, surmounted by a fine gilt bronze figure of a young girl displaying its dress and wearing a straw hat, all with refined details.
The spring driven movement by Courvoisier (see: Pierre Kjellberg:
Encyclopédie de la pendule française, Paris 1994, p. 222), with anchor escapement, silk thread suspension, striking on the hour and half hour on a single bell.
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||Ormolu, Marble, Enamel
||Good. In perfect working condition. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
||16.93 in. (43 cm)
||7.48 in. (19 cm)
||4.72 in. (12 cm)
Price Upon Request