Description & Technical information

Empire gilt bronze figural mantel clock with polychrome finish, 36 hours duration movement, Austrian grande-sonnerie strike on two spring steel gongs, sounding the quarter and last hour at each quarter, with lever to the side for strike stop', strike repeater, porcelain dial and inner date ring, thread suspended pendulum, movement has been overhauled by an expert clock-maker, first class original condition



 



Excellent work
of a Viennese master clockmaker



 


Date:  Around 1800
Period:  1750-1850, 19th century
Origin:  Austrian
Medium: Empire gilt bronze
Dimensions: 35.5 x 25 x 11 cm (14 x 9⁷/₈ x 4³/₈ inches)
Provenance: Private property, USA