Large Gilded Bronze Pendulum: Orphée, Restoration Period flag

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"Large Gilded Bronze Pendulum: Orphée, Restoration Period"
Important time gilt bronze restoration clock representing Orpheus and musical instruments.
Great model of fine quality of carving, Orpheus is represented under the features of a young man wearing a laurel wreath and playing his lyre, among attributes symbolizing music: a pan flute, lyres, various instruments and a crown crossed by a flaming torch symbolizing the victory of the hero.
the base of the clock is decorated with a frieze showing the various elements described above and a frieze of palmettes at the base.
the body of the clock is adorned with a lyre surrounded by two swans and surmounted by two horns of plenty.
enamelled dial in very good condition.
balance and key of origin, movement with wire. provide for a revision of the movement.
small crack on the right foot of Orpheus.
it rests on four feet adjustable balls.
some wear to the gilding on the base, look at the pictures thank you.
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Price: 4200 €
Period: 19th century
Style: Louis Philippe, Charles 10th
Condition: Bon état

Material: Bronze doré
Width: 41 cm
Height: 61 cm
Depth: 13 cm

Reference: 437474
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Antoine Claeys - Maison du XVème
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Large Gilded Bronze Pendulum: Orphée, Restoration Period
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