It is decorated with a pompadour rose pink background, the panel below the dial is delicately painted with a scene of a young couple in a country scene with panels of floral swags to each side. The dial is decorated with a cherub with with musical instruments. It is lettered in white cartouches against the pink background with turquoise coloured enamel'jewel' half-hour markers. The rear door is glazed with convex frosted glass.
(Please note that this style of clock does not have a glazed bezel over the dial). The French movement is by.
And has the makers mark on the backplate. It is of high quality and is in excellent clean and running condition having been fully overhauled by our clockmaker. The movement is fitted with the superior rack striking system.It runs for 8 days and strikes the hours and halves on a bell. Condition of the case is excellent, the gilding is beautifully clean and bright. The dial is in good condition, some of the turquoise'jewels' are missing and there is some chipping around the winding holes. The over-glaze gilt decoration has some wear.
The porcelain is very good with no damage, there is some wear to the over-glaze gilt decoration. Grande Medaille d'Honneur mark on the movement backplate and one of the artist's signatures on the reverse of the porcelain. Complete with original pendulum, bell and a suitable key.
Full setting up instructions supplied if required. Height 13", Width 10 3/4", Depth 4 3/4.Height 33 cm, Width 27.5 cm, Depth 12 cm. All of our clocks are original antiques , we source most of our clocks in France, Belgium, the Netherlands and the UK.
We then clean the cases using a technique we have developed over many years. We employ two qualified clockmakers who overhaul the movements. Movements are thoroughly tested until we are satisfied that they will run trouble free. Japy Freres Ormolu and Sevres Porcelain Boudoir Clock - YouTube.Video will open in a new window. We use a premium courier such as UPS, DHL etc or a dedicated/specialist antiques courier. >> See more in our Shop >>.
The item "JAPY FRERES ORMOLU AND SEVRES PORCELAIN BOUDOIR CLOCK C1860 STUNNING" is in sale since Tuesday, April 9, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Clocks\Mantel/Carriage Clocks\Pre-1900".
The seller is "dragon-antiques" and is located in Derbyshire, Heart of England. This item can be shipped worldwide.