Fireplace Louis XVI style - Gilt bronze - 19th century

Description
Fireplace Louis XVI style - Gilt bronze - 19th century
Mechanical - 8 day movement - half hour, one gong

Mantle decoration Louis XVI style, gilted bronze, XIX century (1855)
Comprised of a clock mounted on 4 circular, adjustable feet decorated with flower garlands, birds and 2 rams' heads, convex glass, all mounted on a giltwood base;
enamelled dial with blue Roman numerals signed BOZZO,
with 2 candelabras mounted on 2 circular adjustable feet of gilt-bronze and white Carrara marble with 4 candles each, decorated with flower garlands and greenery.

One thing to note, according to the Catawiki expert is that the candelabras are not original to this clock.

The back of the mechanism: 'borrowed from the constructor and the year 1855, original movement, in working order, it sounds the hours and half-hours.
 
A small lead solder was done on the foot holding the mechanism.


Height of the clock with base: 37 cm - Width: 27 cm - depth with base: 18 cm.
Height of the candelabras: 43 cm - Width: 21 cm. Depth: 18th cm
Weight: 12 kg

Lot details
Nr of items
1
Object
Fireplace Louis XVI style
Model name
Garniture de cheminée style Louis XVI
Material
Gilt bronze
Clock mechanism
Mechanical
Power Reserve
8 day movement
Striking
half hour, one gong
Style
Louis XVI
Estimated Period
19th century
Dated
1855
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Weight
11 kg
Height
37 cm
Depth
18 cm
Width
27 cm
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