Antique French Charles X Automaton Mantel Clock

item details

Fine & rare french charles x mercury gilt automaton clock of "the bubble blower" after thomire. a play on the fickleness of time.superb casting & original ormolu. 8 day bell striking movement with silk suspension, the bubble to the front of the clock moves in time with the pendulum. moving bubble. circa 1825. ht.14 ins.

Price: £2,750 ( British Pounds )

Seller details

Gavin Douglas Fine Antiques

75 Portobello Road
London
W11 2QB
United Kingdom

web site

01825723441

More from this seller..

  • 	Ivory antique box heavy guage English
  • 	Silver & purple guilloche enamel strut clock
  • 	Antique Austro Hungarian ormolu moss agate casket
  • 	Antique musical jewellery box in palais royal
  • 	Silver and lilac guilloche enamel garniture
  • 	Singing bird box in tortoiseshell and silver gilt
  • 	Orientalist antique cold painted bronze inkwell
  • 	Antique French blue porcelain and ormolu clock.
back to top