French Green Tortoise Shell Mantel Clock
The aesthetic appeal of this lovely French mantel clock lies with the numerous style features. The green tortoise shell case and base immediately attracts the eye. At the same time, ones attention is drawn to the elaborately engraved brass ornamentation. The draped floral and foliate swag as well as the open work that encases part of the base are noteworthy examples. Finally, hand painted porcelain plaques featuring putti and flowers flank the clock.
An engraved brass frame surrounds the two piece porcelain clock dial. The dial featured Roman numerals.
A fully restored two train eight day movement strikes on a bell every hour and half hour. This clock comes with a one year warranty.
14 1/2″ high x 13 1/2″ wide x 4 1/2″ deep
SKU: RJ 1772 Inquire