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    Cartel Louis XVI period


    Small gilt bronze Cartel.

    Louis XVI period.

    Beautiful decorative work, including the lion ‘s muzzle .

    Eight days duration, chime at hours and halves on demand, silk suspension

    Signed dial “Lepaute watchmaker to the King“. Spring movement engraved ” Richard 1778 “, spring ring “Mauduit 1788”, and bell “Lahay”.

    Dimensions: H 13 inch X W 6,5 inch

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    Cupids Clock


    Gilt and chiseled bronze clock
    Louis XVI period.
    Blackened pearwood base.
    Movement autonomy of eight days chiming hours and halves on a bell, silk suspension.
    White enamel dial signed “Causard watchmaker to the King, following the court

    Very beautiful needles with marcasite. 

    Dimension : H 12,5 inch X W 12 inch

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    Female sphinxes clock


    A mantel clock in the form of two addorsed – back to back – gilded reclining female sphinxes supporting a drum clock case which is crowned by a pair of satyrs – Pan with his pipes and a Nymph with a bunch of grapes.

    All mounted on a marble base decorated with gilded arabesques centred on a bacchic head and supported on gadrooned toupie feet.

    Movement autonomy of eight days chiming hours and halves on a bell, silk suspension.
    White enamel dial signed “Sotian in Paris”

     Sotiau was a well known clockmaker in Paris: he became a maître in 1782 and was established in the rue St. Honoré by the following year until his death in 1791.  

    Dimension : H 16,5 inch X W 18 inch

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    Louis XVI Bull


    Gilt, chiseled and patinated bronze clock
    Louis XVI period.

    Dimension : H 9 inch X W 5,5 inch

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    Lyre Clock


    Lyre clock  in gilt and chiseled bronze, marble base. 

    Louis XVI period.

    oscillating mouvement, ring enamal dial

    Movement autonomy of eight days chiming hours and halves on a bell, silk suspension.

    Also indicates week and month.

    Sold with its showcase. 

    Dimensions : H 19 X L 8 inch

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    Obélisk


    Marble, gilt and chiseled bronze clock
    Louis XVI period.

    Represents an obelisk, monuments erected reduction in public place to commemorate some glorious victories or events.

    Movement autonomy of eight days chiming hours and halves on a bell, silk suspension.
    White enamel dial signed “Schmit in Paris” and spring “Monginot 1789”

    Dimension : H 23 inch X W 9,5 inch

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    Staff Sergeant


    Small Louis XVI period clock ormolu and patinated bronze.

    Base in white marble.
    Representing a staff sergeant

    Dimensions : H 9 inch X W 4 inch

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    The Toilet of Venus


    Gilt and chiseled bronze clock
    Louis XVI period.

    Venus waits Cupid pours water on his hands

    Movement autonomy of eight days chiming hours and halves on a bell, silk suspension.

    Also indicates week and month.
    White enamel dial signed “Barancourt in Paris”

    Dimension : H 16 inch X W 12,5 inch