Louis XVI Marmor-Pendule mit Darstellung der Athene, ca. 1780


A large late 18th century white marble and gilt-bronze mantel clock, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals inset with three subsidiary dials: One indicating the day of the week, another the day of the month and a second dial. The whole contained within a plinth shaped case, surmounted by Athena with the attributes of her victories (trident, crown and Nemean Lion), on a break front white marble base, on gilt bronze ball feet. Clock of elegant design and size, with silk suspension, bell on half-hour and hour, with pendulum and the desirable subsidiary dials.


PERIODE/OF THE PERIOD: Frankreich, Louis XVI, ca. 1780  / France, Louis XVI, ca. 1780
MATERIAL/MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Weißer Marmor, vergoldete Bronze, Email / White Marble, Gilt Bronze, Enamel
ZUSTAND/CONDITION: Gut.  Min. Alters- und Gebrauchsspuren, min. Abrieb. /Good. Min.Wear consistent with age and use.  Minor fading.
 
HÖHE/HEIGHT: 50 cm (19.69 in. )
 BREITE/WIDTH:
32 cm (12.6 in. )
 TIEFE/DEPTH: 19 cm (7.49 in. )
Price Upon Request