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About the object

A Symbolic Clock in the Louis XVI Style
By Japy Fréres et Cie

The finely chased ormolu case encompassing pink porcelain panels decorated with beads to the face and sides; the whole surmounted by the figure of cupid and his bow. The decorated dial having the hours marked with Roman numerals atop the emblematic quiver, bow, and torch. The 8-day movement striking the hours and half hours on a bell. The two-train movement signed "Japy Fréres et Cie" and the retailer "Jos Penlington Liverpool."
French, Circa 1890

Dimensions

H: 12.5 in / 31 cm  |  W: 7 in / 17 cm  |  D: 5 in / 11.5 cm

Condition report

Excellent; in working condition

Stock number

9219