Louis XVI Marble and Gilt Bronze Clock
A very finely cast Louis XVI style marble and gilt bronze clock of architectural form. The rectangular stepped white marble bases sitting on six toupie feet, the lower front frieze decorated with paterae and entwined gilded floral vines. The white enamel 5.75″ dial with large Roman numerals is surmounted with a gilded urn with flame and side garlands; the 8 day twin barrel movement with possibly later steel suspension system rings the hours and halves.
Dimensions: 13.75″ (36cm) W x 16.5″ (42cm) H x 6″ D (15cm)