Mysterious winch pendulum with moving stone circle - F. Berthoud, mémoire au Ministre de la Marine - Bronze (gilt/silvered/patinated/cold painted), Marble - Late 19th century

Description
Mysterious winch pendulum with moving stone circle - F. Berthoud, mémoire au Ministre de la Marine - Bronze (gilt/silvered/patinated/cold painted), Marble - Late 19th century
Mechanical - 8 day movement - half hour, one bell

Spectacular large lyre mantel clock with a mysterious moving ring of stones.
This clock bears the name of a very famous French clockmaker and is reminiscent of the period in which he worked.
The clock has recently been serviced, functions well, and comes with a pendulum and a key.

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Lot details
Nr of items
1
Object
Mysterious winch pendulum with moving stone circle
Model name
Lierpendule
Material
Bronze (gilt/silvered/patinated/cold painted), Marble
Clock mechanism
Mechanical
Power Reserve
8 day movement
Striking
half hour, one bell
Maker/ Designer
F. Berthoud, mémoire au Ministre de la Marine
Manufacturer
Samuel Marti medaille do'r
Style
Louis XV Style
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Dated
1900
Country of Origin
France
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Weight
7.1 kg
Height
60 cm
Depth
13 cm
Width
25 cm
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