Gerard a Paris

GBP 9,500.00

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Object Description

Gerard a Paris

A fine French mahogany table regulator clock. Circa 1800

Case

Figured mahogany case with ebony mouldings and an architectural pediment. Fine fire gilded ormolu mounts, the tall glazed side panels with ormolu mouldings.

Dial

The white enamel convex dial with Roman numerals signed Gerard a Paris with blued steel hands and blued steel centre seconds hand.

Movement

The superb quality two week duration movement with the rarely seen coup Peru (lost beat) pinwheel escapement has a large gridiron pendulum. The hours and half hours sounded on a bell.

Height: 24 in (61 cm)

Object History

Gerard is recorded as working at Rue du Coq, St Honore, Paris from 1807 to 1825.

Object Details

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Dealer Contact

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Dealer Location

PO Box 306
Evesham
Worcestershire
WR11 9EG

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