Japy Frères Early Ormolu and Sèvres Porcelain Clock Set. A fine and early clock set by the famous maker.It is of superb quality in fine gilded bronze mounted with delicately painted. It features a putto painting a panel of finely painted flowers. The porcelain panels have a bleu Celeste ground. The large panel has a lovely painting of two cherubs within a gilt cartouche. The candelabra are carried by seated cherubs holding floral wreaths. The dial is porcelain enamel on copper with blued lettered hours and original finely fretted gilt brass hands. The hobnail bezel is fitted with convex glass. The French movement is by. And is of high quality and is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. It is an early version of the. Movement with spring hammer stop and has been converted from silk suspension to spring at some time. It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Condition of the case is excellent, the original gilding is beautifully clean and bright with hardly any wear or discolouration and there are no losses. Porcelain is also in excellent condition with no damage.
The dial is also in excellent condition just a small nibble next to the right hand winding hole. The set makes a stunning display as you can see below.
Clockmaker's mark on the movement backplate. Complete with pendulum, bell and a suitable key.
Full setting up instructions supplied if required. Height 10 1/2", Width 12 1/2", Depth 5 1/2. Height 27 cm, Width 32 cm, Depth 14 cm.
Height 13 1/4", Width 7 1/2", Depth 4 1/2. Height 33.5 cm, Width 19 cm, Depth 11.5 cm. All of our clocks are original antiques , we source most of our clocks in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK.
We then clean the cases using a technique we have developed over many years. We employ two qualified clockmakers who overhaul the movements. Movements are thoroughly tested until we are satisfied that they will run trouble free. Mare and Foal Early Bronze and Sienna Marble Clock - YouTube. Video will open in a new window.We use a premium courier such as UPS, DHL etc or a dedicated/specialist antiques courier. >> See more in our Shop >>. The item "JAPY FRERES EARLY FRENCH ORMOLU AND SEVRES PORCELAIN CLOCK SET C1850 CHERUBS" is in sale since Tuesday, April 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Mantel/Carriage Clocks\Pre-1900". The seller is "dragon-antiques" and is located in Derbyshire, Heart of England.
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