Louis XIV table clock
An unusually small, late Louis XIV period table clock executed in ebony and red tortoise shell inlaid with pewter and brass stringing and fitted with gilt bronze mounts. Movement striking the hours and half hours and repeating on demand. Case attributed to the Gobelins work shop.
|Tortoise shell; pewter; brass; bronze; gilt
Additional Information: clock; Dial and movement signed by Isaac Thuret, Horloger du Roi, 1684.