French Porcelain and Ormolu Mantel Clock

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Object Description

French Porcelain and Ormolu mantel clock with gilded toupe feet supporting a raised plinth with an inset blue decorated panel below gilded acanthus moulding.

Turquoise porcelain waisted case with hand painted panel featuring a courting couple with their dog in a rural landscape.

Enamel dial with Roman numerals, original gilded hands, hand painted scene to the centre featuring heavenly cherubs signed ‘Litherland, Davies’ the case surmounted by a beautifully decorated urn with ormolu mounts.

Eight day French movement of fine quality with outside countwheel striking the hours and halves on a silvered bell. C.1820

This fine clock rests on it’s original wooden gilded base which has been recovered.

‘Watchmakers and clockmakers of the World’ by Brian Loomes lists Litherland, Davies & Co as working at Brownlow Hill, Liverpool 1816, Church Street, Liverpool 1816-34, Bold Street, Liverpool 1832-1877. Also imported clocks signed Paris.

Object Condition

very good condition

Object Details

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By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1508 532188
+44 (0)7785 280985

Dealer Location

Wacton, Norfolk

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