Small Boulle Clock on Stand

A small scale Boulle mantle clock; the case in red tortoiseshell inlaid with brass and highly decorated with gilt bronze mounts.  The clock has it’s original stand/base.  The clock was likely made in Paris for export to Belgium; the dial is signed Charles Grullendieck a Bruxelles who could also be the retailer.  The 8 day movement has a steel suspension system and rings the hours and halfs on a bell.  France/Belgium circa 1860.

Dimensions: With Stand 17″ ( 43 cm ) H x 10″ ( 25.5 cm ) W x 6.5″ ( 17 cm ) D

Clock Alone: 15″ ( 38 cm ) H x 8″ ( 20 cm ) W x 4.5″ ( 12 cm ) D

 

Ref. BL RP1566

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